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CHANGES!!   The Atlanta International Area Rug Market® featuring the National Oriental Rug Show sponsored by The Oriental Rug Importers Association (ORIA) is January 10-14, 2018

Nourison Opens First Floor Showroom

Nourison opens a 2nd showroom  for its trend-driven collection of high-end area rugs, broadloom and home accents.  Adjacent to the HD Home Temporary collection, the new Nourison space will be open during Markets and year-round to serve the interior design community.

Temporary Rug Exhibitors Mixed with Permanent Rug Showrooms on Floor 5

National Oriental Rug Show moves to a new space on Building 1, Floor 5 for the January 2018 Market. The new location allows buyers to explore the temporary collection as they conveniently source comprehensive product collections from permanent rug and home décor showrooms.

Venue & Presentation Change for America’s Magnificent Carpets® Awards

AmericasMart’s celebration of innovation in rug design and production, America’s Magnificent Carpets® Awards moves back to the market center for its 2018 reception. Set for Thursday, January 11, 2018 the day-long event includes award presentations in the morning followed by an evening reception. Sponsored by ORIA, awards will be given in the hand-hooked/hand-tufted, hand-knotted, flat weave, machine-made, outdoor rugs, licensee and antique categories as decided by a panel of industry experts. Rugs can be submitted for consideration through December 15, 2017 at rugs in consideration for the Awards will hang in the Museum of Introductions on Building 1, Floor 4 from Wednesday, January 10 through Saturday, January 13.

For more information about The Atlanta International Area Rug Market featuring the National Oriental Rug Show and The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, including a full list of events and exhibitors, please visit