Architectural Digest Home Design Show 2015

Show Hours and Admission

March 19-22, 2015

  • Thursday: 11AM – 7PM – (Open to Design Trade and VIP Ticket Holders)
  • Friday & Saturday: 11AM – 7PM – (Open to the Public and Design Trade)
  • Sunday: 10AM – 6PM – (Open to the Public and Design Trade)

Show Location

PIERS 92 & 94, 55th Street at 12th Avenue, NYC 10019

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SHOP. BE INSPIRED. CELEBRATE DESIGN.

A world of design inspiration awaits at the 14th annual Architectural Digest Home Design Show on March 19-22, 2015. SHOP the latest furniture, accessories, lighting, art, and kitchen, bath, and building products for all your design projects. BE INSPIRED with seminars offered by leading talent from the world of design. CELEBRATE DESIGN at North America’s premier design show for the luxury market.

  • Thousands of products from more than 400 brands.
  • Design lectures hosted by Architectural Digest, keynote presentation by Margaret Russell, Architectural Digest Editor in Chief, along with seminars presented by The New York Times. All four days of programming present panels of star talent from the design world and leading industry experts.
  • Special daily events, book signings, cocktail receptions, culinary demonstrations and more.

To see a list of 2015’s exhibiting companies, click here.

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THE ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST HOME DESIGN SHOW is produced by MMPI, a division of Vornado, in partnership with Architectural Digest and co-sponsored by The New York Times.

MERCHANDISE MART PROPERTIES, INC. (MMPI), a division of Vornado Realty Trust, is a leading owner and operator of integrated showroom and office buildings, as well as trade show facilities, bringing buyers and sellers together through market events, trade and consumer shows, and conferences each year. MMPI is committed to creating sustainable environments in the properties it manages and the communities it serves.

VORNADO REALTY TRUST, owners of MMPI, based in New York City, is a fully integrated equity real-estate investment trust. Vornado’s common shares are listed on the New York Stock Exchange and are traded under the symbol VNO. ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST is the international authority in design and architecture. AD provides exclusive access to the world’s most beautiful homes and the fascinating people who create them, bringing its audience a wealth of information on architecture and interior design, art and antiques, travel destinations, and extraordinary products; its AD100 list of top architects and designers is one of the industry’s most relied-upon indexes of talent.

Every day Architectural Digest inspires millions of affluent readers to redesign and refresh their lives through a multiplatform presence that includes print and digital editions, social media, signature events, and its website, archdigest.com.

THE NEW YORK TIMES COMPANY (NYSE: NYT), a leading global multimedia news and information company with 2013 revenues of $2.8 billion, includes The New York Times, International Herald Tribune, nytimes.com, and related properties. The company’s core purpose is to enhance society by creating, collecting, and distributing high-quality news.

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The Architectural Digest Home Design Show is an annual four-day event that features hundreds of manufacturers, showrooms, galleries, artists and designers that are highlighting products and services for the luxury design market. The Show also offers lectures and seminars with design world luminaries, culinary demonstrations with world famous chefs, book signings, special events and more!

Audience

The Show is attended by more than 40,000:

Architects . Interior Designers . Set Designers . Landscape Architects .  Developers . Contractors . Stagers . Visual Merchandisers . Gallerists . Entertainment Industry Designers . Builders . Luxury Retail Buyers . Stylists . Affluent Homeowners . and more

 

Exhibitor Categories

Accessories . Art . Antiques & Mid-Century Furnishings . Building Products . Cabinetry . Carpets . Cooktops .  Countertops . Decorative . Design Services . Electronics . Flooring . Contemporary & Classic Furniture . Hardware . Lighting . Outdoor . Ovens . Ranges . Stone & Tile . Textiles . Ventilation Systems . Windows and Doors

 

Industry Support

The following industry associations support the Architectural Digest Home Design Show:

 

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Welcome to the Architectural Digest Home Design Show online press room. Please check below to access 2014 Show press releases, images and logos.

PRESS ROOM

Journalists who would like to receive additional information about the event, request an interview with Show executives or obtain media credentials to attend the Show, should contact:

Novita PR
Danielle McWilliams
Phone: (212) 528-3160 x11
Email: danielle@novitapr.com

Alexandra Zwicky
Phone: (212) 528-3160 x14
Email: alexandra@novitapr.com

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Sales and Marketing

Jeff Petersen
Director of Exhibitor Sales
Phone: 212-644-0833
Email: jpetersen@mmart.com

Michael Rabatin
Director of Marketing
Phone: 646-388-8902
Email: mrabatin@mmart.com

Julia Haney Montanez
Exhibitor Sales Manager
Phone: 646-778-3236
Email: jhaney@mmart.com

Operations
Glenn Charles
Managing Director of Tradeshow Services
Phone: 312-527-7919
Fax: 312-527-7809

Sergio Camargo
Trade Show Operations Manager
Phone: 312-527-7587
Fax: 312-379-6122
Email: scamargo@mmart.com
Maricela Padilla
Exhibitor Relations Specialist, Trade Show Finance
Phone: 312-527-7880
Email: mpadilla@mmart.com
Wendy Confrey
Director of Registration Services
Phone: 312-527-7603
Email: wconfrey@mmart.com
Liz Waters
Director of Special Events
Phone: 312-527-7061
Cell: 312-671-8388
Email: ewaters@mmart.com
Novità Communications
Danielle McWilliams
Phone: 212-528-3160 x11
Email: danielle@novitapr.com
Alexandra Zwicky
Phone: 212-528-3160 x14

 

 

 

Official Show Directory
For the Exhibitor Listing in the printed Architectural Digest Home Design Show
Directory, we will use the information provided by exhibitors in the Directory Information
section of their Show Contracts. If you would like to change how you are listed, please
contact Jeff Petersen for reFRESH or Furniture & Furnishings listings at
jpetersen@mmart.com or Julia Haney Montanez for MADE and SHOPS listings at
jhaney@mmart.com.

Advertising in the Official Show Directory
Exhibitors who would like to purchase ads in the Official Show Directory can contact
Phillip Russo at phillip925@gmail.com. Advertising rates can be viewed on
ADHomeDesignShow.com in the For The Exhibitor section.

Sponsorships
Exhibitors interested in partnering with the show may contact Michael Rabatin, Director
of Marketing, at 646-388-8902 or mrabatin@mmart.com.

Hosting Events
Exhibitors are encouraged to host events in their booth spaces. Please contact Michael
Rabatin, Director of Marketing, at mrabatin@mmart.com. Include company name,
booth number, day of event, time of event, a few sentences inviting show visitors to
attend, and describing what will be featured or served. This listing will be published in
the Schedule By Day which will be made available on the show’s website.

TICKETS
Tickets for the Design Trade are complimentary when pre-registering on the website
ADHomeDesignShow.com. These tickets are for entry and re-entry Thursday through
Sunday.

VIP tickets allow consumers entrance and re-entrance Thursday – Sunday for $95.
General Admission tickets for entry and re-entry Friday – Sunday are $30 in advance,
and $40 on site.

Complimentary ticket codes for guests of exhibitors will be emailed along with
instructions on how to use the code to register online in February.

DIFFA’s DINING BY DESIGN
DIFFA’s Dining by Design will be located in Pier 92 which is adjacent to Pier 94. The
exhibit will be open during the same hours as the show with the exception that it will
close at 3:00 PM on Thursday for Cocktails by Design.
To participate in DIFFA’s Dining by Design please contact DIFFA directly at
swilliams@diffa.org or call 212-727-3100.

INDEX
Advanced shipments to warehouse………………………………………………………………………6
Advertising…………………………………………………………………………………………………15
Advertising in the show directory…………………………………………………………………………17
Audio ordering………………………………………………………………………………………………3
Badges……………………………………………………………………………………………………..14
Booth cleaning ordering…………………………………………………………………………………….3
Booth design………………………………………………………………………………………………11
Carpeting……………………………………………………………………………………………………3
Cocktails by Design……………………………………………………………………………………..18
Complimentary tickets…………………………………………………………………………………..17
Contacts list………………………………………………………………………………………………18
Corner booths…………………………………………………………………………………………….12
Covered booths…………………………………………………………………………………………..12
DIFFA’s Dining by Design………………………………………………………………………………17
Digital advertising…………………………………………………………………………………………17
Direct to facility shipping…………………………………………………………………………………6
Directions to Pier 92/94…………………………………………………………………………………..14
Dismantling………………………………………………………………………………………………..13
Drayage………………………………………………………………………………………………………8
Electrical code requirements………………………………………………………………………………5
Electricity………………………………………………………………………………………………..4, 5
Endcap booths……………………………………………………………………………………………12
Exhibit space design…………………………………………………………………………………….11
Exhibitor appointed contractor…………………………………………………………………………10
Exhibitor listing……………………………………………………………………………………………17
Exhibitor registration and badges………………………………………………………………………14
Exhibitor set-up……………………………………………………………………………………………..9
Fireproofing……………………………………………………………………………………………….11
Floor load……………………………………………………………………………………………………9
Flooring………………………………………………………………………………………………………3
Freight delivery……………………………………………………………………………………………..7
Freight desk…………………………………………………………………………………………………7
Furniture rental………………………………………………………………………………………………3
Gratuities……………………………………………………………………………………………………14
Height restrictions…………………………………………………………………………………………11
Hosting events…………………………………………………………………………………………….17
Hotels………………………………………………………………………………………………………15
International exhibitors…………………………………………………………………………………….7
Internet ordering…………………………………………………………………………………………….3
Island booths………………………………………………………………………………………………12
Labor ordering………………………………………………………………………………………………4

Lead retrieval………………………………………………………………………………………………..4
Lighting………………………………………………………………………………………………………4
Lighting adjustment and focus…………………………………………………………………………..5
List of forms………………………………………………………………………………………………18
MADE lighting/electricity…………………………………………………………………………………..4
MADE walls………………………………………………………………………………………………..11
Marketing……………………………………………………………………………………………………15
Mass transit directions……………………………………………………………………………………15
Modenus……………………………………………………………………………………………………17
Morris Bothers Printing……………………………………………………………………………………13
Move-in………………………………………………………………………………………………………8
Move-out…………………………………………………………………………………………………..13
Online exhibitor listing……………………………………………………………………………………17
On-site shipments…………………………………………………………………………………………7
Ordering services……………………………………………………………………………………………3
Ordering services forms………………………………………………………………………………….18
Painting………………………………………………………………………………………………………11
Parking………………………………………………………………………………………………………15
Phoenix International………………………………………………………………………………………8
Press kits……………………………………………………………………………………………………16
Press room, online…………………………………………………………………………………………16
Press room, on-site…………………………………………………………………………………………16
Press, media and P.R……………………………………………………………………………………..15
Printers in NYC…………………………………………………………………………………………….12
Rigging……………………………………………………………………………………………………..10
Security………………………………………………………………………………………………………14
Service desk…………………………………………………………………………………………………9
Shipping………………………………………………………………………………………………………6
Shipping guidelines…………………………………………………………………………………………7
SHOPS lighting/electricity…………………………………………………………………………………4
SHOPS walls………………………………………………………………………………………………11
Show dates and hours……………………………………………………………………………………..2
Show directory……………………………………………………………………………………………17
Show location………………………………………………………………………………………………2
Shuttle buses to Pier 92/94………………………………………………………………………………15
Signage……………………………………………………………………………………………………12
Social media………………………………………………………………………………………………16
Sponsorships……………………………………………………………………………………………..17
Standard Hall lighting/electricity……………………………………………………………………………5
Standard Hall walls………………………………………………………………………………………..11
Storage………………………………………………………………………………………………………8
Tickets……………………………………………………………………………………………………..18
Tools and hardware…………………………………………………………………………………………9
Transportation to Pier 92/94……………………………………………………………………………..14

ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST HOME DESIGN SHOW – EXHIBITOR MANUAL
23
Travel and accommodations……………………………………………………………………………15
Union labor………………………………………………………………………………………………….9
US Customs…………………………………………………………………………………………………8
Variable Graphics…………………………………………………………………………………………12
Video ordering………………………………………………………………………………………………3
VIP tickets…………………………………………………………………………………………………17
Wall construction…………………………………………………………………………………………11
Wallpaper………………………………………………………………………………………………….11
Walls……………………………………………………………………………………………………….11
Walls weight limitations………………………………………………………………………………….11
Warehouse address……………………………………………………………………………………….6
Wi-Fi ordering……………………………………………………………………………………………….3
YRC Freight Terminal………………………