CAA returns to New York in 2015 for its 103rd Annual Conference. The conference will be held at the Hilton New York from Wednesday, February 11 to Saturday, February 14. As the world’s best-attended international art conference, CAA’s meeting will facilitate networking opportunities and enable you to exchange ideas and information with colleagues from across the globe. This city of great architecture, museums, galleries, and public art has it all, offering countless cultural experiences as the epicenter of the international art world. Sessions will begin on Wednesday morning and continue through Saturday afternoon. Special events will enable you to sample the city’s museums, campuses, and cultural institutions.
The Book and Trade Fair hosts more than 120 publishers, art materials manufacturers, and services in the arts. Stop by to explore their wares and projects and talk to them about yours.
Meet an editor, find a great book, test a new ink, chat with authors, and more!
See the newest art books, journals, and magazines
Attend book signings
Test the latest materials and tools and watch demonstrations
Discuss your book ideas with experienced art editors
Meet the editors of The Art Bulletin, Art Journal, and caa.reviews
Learn about new survey textbooks and teaching aids for your classroom
Try out those brushes you’ve been eyeing and test the newest portable easel
Investigate digital-image resources for your classroom or library
Pick up brochures for programs in advanced degrees and foreign studies
Join a national arts-advocacy organization
Apply for a residency program
Learn about academic testing and research firms
Meet with representatives from professional associations
A wide variety of art materials is on view, and many of the experts who manufacture them will be on hand to discuss their products, which include:
Paints and brushes
Graphic materials and graphic-design supplies
Easels and tools
Ceramics, sculpting, and modeling supplies
Photographic, video, and film supplies
Looking to promote your latest art publications and supplies? Need to recruit artists, scholars, and critics for your academic program or residency? Want to show off your services to professionals in the visual arts? Exhibit in the Book and Trade Fair and connect with over 5,000 artists, art historians, curators, critics, designers, librarians, department chairs, academic administrators, students, and professionals in the visual arts, who will convene February 11-14, 2015, for CAA’s 103rd Annual Conference.
Who Exhibits at the CAA Annual Conference?
• Publishers of books in art history, studio art, visual culture, curatorial studies, museum practices, architecture, cultural history, gender studies, film, and new media
• Magazines and journals in the arts, humanities, and visual culture
• Manufacturers and distributors of materials and equipment for artists
• Digital-image resources and other digital-media providers
• Residencies and fellowships, foreign-study programs, and higher-education service providers
• University art and art-history departments and art schools
The College Art Association is the world’s largest professional association for artists, art historians, arts professionals, and arts organizations. CAA serves as an advocate and a resource for individuals and institutions nationally and internationally by offering forums to discuss the latest developments in
the visual arts and art history through its Annual Conference, publications, exhibitions, website, and other programs, services, and events. CAA focuses on a wide range of advocacy issues, including education in the arts, freedom of expression, intellectual-property rights, cultural heritage and preservation, workforce topics in universities and museums, and access to networked information technologies. Representing its members’ professional needs since 1911, CAA is committed to the highest professional and ethical standards of scholarship, creativity, criticism, and teaching.