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About The Show



SURTEX is the ideal sourcing event for retailers, licensees and manufacturers looking to license or purchase original artwork, prints and patterns as part of their product development process.

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SURTEX 2015 a success


The 29th edition of SURTEX drew top retailers and manufacturers from across the globe. Many artists have already renewed their exhibit space for next year.

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The SURTEX Show Planner

Start Planning Your Show: View exhibitors’ art & designs, save your favorite designs, schedule meetings with exhibitors, view show specials, contact exhibitor’s directly and more.

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On The Surface


SUCCESS IS IN THE DETAILS — With SURTEX just a few weeks away, it’s time to focus on deadlines and fine points. The Mobile app — Be sure to download the mobile app before you […]


SURTEX hits its 30th anniversary this year. In wedding years, that’s the Pearl Anniversary, so what better time to focus the limelight on some of SURTEX’s “pearls,” exhibitors who have been with the show from […]

SURTEX CONFERENCE PREVIEW: Get Busy Building Your Personal Brand, Social Media Guru Advises

New Yorker Jasmine Sandler is CEO of Agent-cy Online Marketing and a global social media trainer and author. She will bring her expertise to the SURTEX Conference, 8: 30 – 10 a.m., Tuesday, May 17: […]

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Art Licensing for Designers, Manufacturers, and Retailers
Now in its 30th year, SURTEX® is the global B2B marketplace for sourcing original art & design—where artists, art agents, licensing agencies and licensors connect with manufacturers and retailers to create the next best-selling products in every category imaginable. Wall coverings, fabric prints, decorative accessories, bed linens, stationery, giftware, apparel and so much more…if it’s any product with a surface or textile design of any kind, there’s a good chance it originated at SURTEX.


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