Surtex Sets Dates for 2012
September 28, 2011,
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.--The 26th annual Surtex is slated for May 20-22, 2012, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.
In addition, GLM, owner and manager of the show, said it has already sent invitations to colleges and universities throughout the world for entries to designext, the international student design competition which is a feature of the show. Surface-design students in their third or fourth year in school are being asked to create a collection of original surface designs for products that will be used in an outdoor setting in the year 2020. The products can range from outdoor furnishings and fabrics to tabletop, decorative accessories, wall coverings, floor coverings and lighting.