The Premier Trade Show for Art Material Suppliers and Retailers

APRIL DATES CANCELED

NEW DATES - JULY 18 - 20, 2020


This page will be updated.



Show and Event Schedule



Welcome to the 2020 Art Materials World Schedule page.

This page will be updated with Event, Session, and other important information.

Be sure to check back, call 704-892-6244, or email [email protected] if you have questions.



Thursday - Exhibitor Set Up Only
July 16, 2020

8 am - 5 pm NAMTA Registration NAMTA Staff available at Registration Desk for badge pickups and information.

Trade Show Not Yet Open for Buyers.
8 am - 5 pm Exhibitor Setup

Exhibitors and NAMTA Member Reps only

 


Friday - Exhibitor Set and Retail Seminars
July 17, 2020

8 am - 5 pm NAMTA Registration NAMTA Staff available at Registration Desk for badge pickups and information.

Trade Show Not Yet Open for Buyers.
 8 am - 5 pm Exhibitor Setup

Exhibitors and NAMTA Member Reps only


Friday Retail Education Sessions
No tickets necessary
- see details.
11:30 am - 12:20 pm Visual Merchandising Primer Navy Pier - Free for Attendees, no ticket is required
12:30 pm - 1:20 pm How Paper has Changed the World of Art Navy Pier - Free for Attendees, no ticket is required
1:30 pm - 2:20 pm Succeed and Win in an Amazon World Navy Pier - Free for Attendees, no ticket is required
2:30 pm - 3:20 pm How to Engage with Art Educators in Universities and Schools Navy Pier - Free for Attendees, no ticket is required
3:30 pm - 4:20 pm Social Media Navy Pier - Free for Attendees, no ticket is required
 5:30 pm - 7 pm

Welcome Reception





Event open to all
NAMTA Members

Crystal Ballroom, Salons B & C at the Hyatt Regency Chicago




SATURDAY
- Trade Show - Day 1 - Open All Day
July 18, 2020

8 am - 5 pm NAMTA Registration NAMTA Staff available for badge pickups and information
9 am - 5 pm Art Materials World Trade Show Hours  See FAQs
10 am - 1 pm Demo Alley Exhibitors will be demonstrating their products in the NEW Demo Alley!
2 pm - 5 pm Demo Alley Exhibitors will be demonstrating their products in the NEW Demo Alley!
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Next Generation Happy Hour

Ticket required

The Game Room at the Chicago Athletic Association Hotel





SUNDAY - Trade Show - Day 2 - Open All Day
July 19, 2020

8 am - 5 pm NAMTA Registration NAMTA Staff available for badge pickups and information
10 am - 1 pm Demo Alley Exhibitors will be demonstrating their products in the NEW Demo Alley!
2 pm - 5 pm Demo Alley Exhibitors will be demonstrating their products in the NEW Demo Alley!
9 am - 5 pm Art Materials World Trade Show
 
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm  President's Reception



 Ticket required

Art Institute of Chicago





MONDAY - Trade Show - Day 3 - Open until 2pm
July 20, 2020

8 am - 2 pm NAMTA Registration NAMTA Staff available for badge pickups and information
9 am - 2 pm Art Materials World Trade Show Hours  See FAQs
 2 pm - 10 pm Exhibitor Tear Down