Showcase connects artists and agents with manufacturers and retailers looking for the latest on-trend art from around the world.
Join us for this 2-day virtual experience that brings the art and design licensing community together to share new, on-trend artwork, gain valuable industry insights, and make important business connections.
Showcase will include webinar sessions from industry-leading experts along with a platform, powered by Artonomo®, for viewing, presenting, and sharing artwork.
Attendance is free for artists and industry professionals
New! Showcase will be co-located with *Noted: The Greeting Card Expo to unite makers from the art and design licensing and the greeting card communities in one virtual place.
Schedule of Events: May 20
Keynote: Retail Roundtable – Navigating the retail landscape in a post-covid world
Retail has been in a state of flux for a while, but COVID-19 has greatly expedited change. Join this expert roundtable, which will discuss the future of retail and how to maximize your product offering for different channels.
Art Licensing Explained
Do you have a portfolio of art that you think would be perfect for a wide range of consumer products? Hear from licensing industry veterans about the basics of art licensing and everything you need to get started and ensure you are paid what you’re worth.
A Legal Perspective: Understanding Intellectual Property, Copyrights and Trademarks
All the questions you’d like to ask a lawyer right here in one session. Hear from attorney Jason Aquilino, who will explain these critical terms, why you need them as a professional artist, and what to do to protect yourself.
Presenter: Jason Aquilino, Principal Attorney, Aquilino Law, LLC
Schedule of Events: May 21
Color, Print & Pattern: Trends for 2022 and Beyond
Take a deep dive into some key trends in post-pandemic color, print, and pattern, and get some insight into why these trends are happening now.
Meredith Counts, Creative Director, Jewel Branding & Licensing
Artist Panel: Learn from the Industry’s top Licensed Artists
Get to know some of the industry’s top artists and learn how they’ve built their businesses from the ground up. Hear insights and strategies about their design process, creating win-win partnerships, and how to leverage marketing and social media to build your brand.
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