National Convention

Exhibiting with NAEA

Make your mark at the [VIRTUAL] 2021 NAEA National Convention, March 4-7, 2021

The National Art Education Association’s National Convention is the largest gathering of visual arts and design education professionals in the world. We expect increased numbers in registration for the [VIRTUAL] 2021 NAEA National Convention! You won’t want to miss this opportunity for maximum exposure and connectivity during an unprecedented time of isolation. Be an important part of this event and engage with your target audience while your brand shows support for educators when they need it most.

Download the Exhibitor Prospectus.

Reserve your [VIRTUAL] booth and you’ll get:

Leads: Receive full contact information for registrants that are interested in your products, services, or opportunities. Leads collected during the attendee registration process will be sent to eligible exhibitors within 5 days following the end of the convention.

Branding: Feature your company’s name and logo on the exhibitor listing and on your booth. Share a description of what your company or organization does to thousands of potential leads.

Connection: Meeting virtually provides new opportunities to engage with your target audience.

  • Conduct face-to-face meetings in real time with participants.
  • Embed linked videos to your booth.
  • Share digital handouts.
  • Create and share interactive polls.
  • Be part of the [VIRTUAL] Art Materials Giveaway annual event.

Access: Your staff has unlimited access to the entire event. Training: Participate in a Pathable exhibitor training session to help you make your booth stand out.

What is NAEA?

The National Art Education Association (NAEA) is the leading international professional membership organization exclusively for visual arts educators. Members include elementary, middle, and high school visual arts educators; college and university professors; researchers and scholars; teaching artists; administrators and supervisors; and art museum educators. In addition, NAEA serves more than 45,000 student members who belong to the National Art Honor Society or are university students preparing to be art educators. NAEA’s mission is to advance visual arts education to fulfill human potential and promote global understanding.

Why should you be a part of the NAEA National Convention?

The NAEA National Convention is where visual arts education professionals connect, collaborate, learn, and create. As an exhibitor, you can make a personal connection with thousands of prospective customers who have buying power. Your brand and message can reach this audience before, during, and after the event.

What products and services are attendees looking for?

NAEA National Convention attendees love to discover new products, concepts, and techniques intended for all skill levels and ages. They are looking for materials, ideas, and services ranging from classic art supplies to up-to-the-minute media, technology, processes, and professional development opportunities; curriculum resources; college and university programs; visual aids; painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, woodworking, ceramic, glass, and metal arts supplies; art-related travel; graphic design, photography, and drafting supplies; and more!

Who attends the Convention?

NAEA members include PreK-12 art educators, university professors, administrators, supervisors, museum educators, and art education students from across the United States and many foreign countries. Our membership also includes teaching artists, publishers, manufacturers and suppliers of art materials, parents, retired art educators, and others concerned about quality art education.


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