Issue Date: 2018 NOVEMBER, Posted On: 11/27/2018

11272019 2019 America's Magnificent Carpets Awards Application Now Open


America's Magnificent Carpets Awards will be presented in 7 categories during the 2019 January Atlanta International Area Rug Market. Pictured above are winning rugs from the 2018 awards.

ATLANTA --Rug manufacturers are invited to submit their top rug designs to be considered for the 2019 America's Magnificent Carpets Awards, held Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, during the Atlanta International Area Rug Market featuring the National Oriental Rug Show (NORS 2019) co-sponsored by the Oriental Rug Importers Association (ORIA).


AmericasMart and ORIA will co-sponsor the Museum of Introductions Gallery Awards and cocktail party on Thursday evening, Jan. 10 from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. in showroom 4-B-1.

Categories for consideration include:

-Hand Hooked/ Hand Tufted

-Hand Knotted

-Flat Weave

-Machine Made





Due dates are Dec. 14, 2018 for online submission and hang tag form, and Dec. 28 for  rugs to arrive at the Museum of Introductions Gallery.

Online applications can be completed online at AmericasMart.com/AMCA.  Any  questions about the event should be directed to Tommy Eck at teck@americasmart.com

The Atlanta International Area Rug Market takes places Wednesday, Jan. 9 - Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, during which the MOI Gallery will be open 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Jan. 9-11, and 9 a.m.-noon on Saturday, Jan. 12. 

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