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Barnes & Bernie at the 2018 Book Expo America


With over 150 exhibitors from across the world of publishing, the 2018 Book Expo America takes over the Jacob Javits Center from May 30th to June 1st. One of the largest publishing events in NYC, the Book Expo features a plethora of events for avid readers and insider editors alike. The Expo opens with a keynote discussion with Len Riggio, Chairman of Barnes & Noble, Inc. Bernie Sanders will appear on May 31 to discuss his new book, Where We Go from Here. There is also a selection of Education Sessions to help aspiring publishers and booksellers figure out how to best utilize their circulation data, get PR tips, and how to find emerging talent in the industry.

Autograph sessions include author Afsaneh Moradian (author, Jamie Is Jamie: A Book About Being Yourself and Playing Your Way), D. L. Hughley (author, How Not to Get Shot), Kate Hosford (author, Mama’s Belly), Leigh Bardugo (author, King of Scars), and many more.

To learn more, go to:

Book Expo America
May 30 - June 1, 2018

Jacob Javits Center
655 W 34th St.
New York, NY 10001

WantedDesign: Creativity, Sustainability, & Beyond


Promoting unique new designs and international talent, WantedDesign in Brooklyn and Manhattan forges new ground as part of NYCxDesign. Offering  a platform that brings together the design industry’s best and brightest, WantedDesign features events, panel discussions, and workshops highlighting 19 different countries. WantedDesign Brooklyn runs May 17 to 21 at Industry City (274 36th St, Brooklyn), with the Manhattan version running May 19 to 22 at Terminal Stores (271 11th Ave). The DMM Talks by Design Milk and Modenus, to be at the forefront of design thinking and be a part of an international dialog. Wanted Interiors : A living space, entertainment venue and product showcase

For when you get hungry, WantedDesing includes a Zero Waste Bistro by the Finnish Cultural Institute in New York, creating a unique melding of food, design, and conservation.

To learn more, go to:

WantedDesign Brooklyn
May 17 - 21, 2018

Industry City
274 36th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11232

WantedDesign Manhattan
May 19 - 22, 2018

Terminal Stores
271 11th Ave.
New York, NY 10001

Spring in Your Step and the TEFAF Art Fair at the Armory


Established in 1988, TEFAF is considered one of the top organizations for fine art, antiques, and design. Now the Spring edition of the TEFAF fair, covering fine and decorative art from antiquity to 1920 returns to NYC May 4 -8, 2018 at the Park Avenue Armory (643 Park Ave., NY, NY).

TEFAF gives international dealers the platform to present museum-quality works of all eras and genres to a broad base of collectors and connoisseurs. Come to the fest for a wealth of exhibitors, galleries, collections, and panel discussions.

To learn more, go to:

TEFAF New York Spring
May 4 - 8, 2018

Park Avenue Armory

643 Park Ave.
New York, NY 10065

High Art by the Hudson: Art New York Fair at Pier 94


Spring is in the air, so that means New York is facing a deluge of art fairs. Art New York, presented by Art Miami, returns to Pier 94 (711 12th Ave.) from May 3 - 6 offering works by artists from the contemporary, modern, post-war and pop eras, featuring paintings, photography, prints, drawings, design and sculpture. 

The 2018 edition will see over 95 international contemporary and modern galleries from 30 countries come together to represent over 1,200 artists including CONTEXT, a platform for a selection of new and established contemporary galleries to present emerging, mid-career and cutting-edge talent.

To learn more, go to:

Art New York
May 3 - 6, 2018

Pier 94
711 12th Ave.
New York, NY 10019

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