October 4-6
New York, NY
Art Directors Club



Print magazine and the Art Directors Club (ADC) invite you to be a part of the inaugural Color Conference in October 2011. The first event of its kind, this three-day event will focus on color as an under-studied, vital component of the creative industries, including print and multimedia.

Don’t miss this opportunity to reach a wide audience across the full range of the creative fields, and connect with a bold new brand with broad thematic appeal and extensive press interest.  For information on sponsoring or exhibiting at Print’s Color Conference, contact Elayne Recupero at 267-247-5874 or recupero@earthlink.net.
Sponsors include:

Presenting Sponsor: Pantone LLC
For nearly half a century, Pantone has been the world leader in color selection and matching, providing designers and color professionals across all major industries with products and services for the colorful exploration and expression of creativity, and for accurate color communication from inspiration through realization.
Here at the conference, Pantone will be highlighting new and popular products for all industry sectors including Multimedia Graphics, Fashion, Home & Interiors and Product Design, as well as some exciting new and innovative color technology products. In addition, Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute, will be giving a live color trend presentation (see the Conference program for time and location).

Promotional Partner: Freelancers Union
Freelancers Union and its members are building a new support system to help the growing independent workforce thrive. A free membership gives you solidarity, benefits, community, and a political voice.

Signage Sponsor: 48HourPrint.com
48HourPrint.com, with headquarters in Boston, Massachusetts, and printing plants in Phoenix, Arizona, and Cleveland, Ohio, is a leading online printing services company offering high-quality printing and mailing services to businesses that value quality, speed and affordable prices. With a streamlined order process that is entirely online, and supported by experienced customer service professionals, 48HourPrint.com is setting the standard for quality online printing and service. 48HourPrint.com’s extensive product offerings, including business cards, postcards, brochures, banners, booklets, posters, and custom quotes can be ordered online 24 hours a day, at 48HourPrint.com.

At the Print Color Conference, 48HourPrint.com will be handing out a special edition commemorative poster celebrating New York City and an interactive sample piece and a special offer for show attendees.

Sponsor: MyDesignShop
At MyDesignShop you will find the latest books, online learning and design magazines on graphic design trends, elements, creative exercises, and instruction, along with graphic designers’ favorite products and accessories. We are dedicated to offering you the best design products and services for your graphic design needs

Sponsor: 3rdWard
3rd Ward is an incubator for innovation and possibility. Our Members come from all walks of life to realize their potential and find additional meaning in their lives through our supportive community and top-of-the-line creative resources, including photo studios, media lab, jewelry studio, wood & metal shops, and a huge education program. Anyone can come to 3rd Ward to work, play, learn, grow and, ultimately, transform.

Sponsor: COLOURlovers

Sponsor - The Art Institutes
Master of Arts in Design & Media Management. A Graduate Program For Creative Leaders. It’s no secret that companies need innovative thinkers to help them compete – and every day, that demand is creating new opportunities for the next generation of creative leaders. With the right management, entrepreneurial, & critical thinking skills, you could be one of them.  At The Art Institutes schools – leaders in design and media arts education, we have the expertise to help you prepare for the opportunities that are out there.

Sponsor - Neenah Paper
Neenah Paper is recognized as a world-class manufacturer of premium writing, text, cover, specialty and private watermark papers.

Headquartered near Altanta, GA, Neenah Paper is entirely focused on the premium paper market. We are committed to producing only superior quality products and developing new technologies that meet the needs of designers, consumers, printers and merchants and ensure that paper remains a vital and vibrant medium of expression.

With multiple manufacturing facilities in Wisconsin, prime importance is also placed on offering recycled and alternative fiber products to our customers while we continuously focus on reducing our own environmental footprint.
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
5:30 – 8:30PM

At the Art Directors Club
106 West 29th Street
New York, NY 10001

A rare and exciting opportunity for face-to-face interaction between representatives of the leading printing and paper suppliers, and those professionals across the creative industries who make decisions about their products.  An evening to collect the latest paper and printing samples, meet your peers and vendors and enjoy wine and refreshments.

For professionals only.
Students are invited to pick up paper samples on Friday, October 7th, from 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

ADC Members and Color Conference ticket-holders: free admission
APC, SPD, TDC Members: $5.00
Non-Members: $10.00