Social Events at Art Materials World 


NAMTA Welcome to Dallas Reception

Saturday, March 3, 2018
5:30 – 7:00 PM
Hyatt Regency Dallas, Landmark Ballroom, Section A

Sponsored by:

  • FREE for Art Materials World Attendees
  • Complimentary beer, wine, soft drinks and Hors d'oeuvres

Say hello to friends old and new as we open up Art Materials World 2018. There will be a short presentation of the Lifetime Achievement Award. The Landmark Ballroom is located on the lobby level of the Hyatt Regency Dallas.



Tickets to the events below - President's Reception & Next Generation Reception -  can be purchased  at the NAMTA Registration Desk in Dallas or at the door of the event.

NAMTA's President's Reception

Sunday, March 4, 2018

6:30 – 8:30 PM
Union Station

Sponsored by:


  • All Attendees and Exhibitors are welcome
  • Tickets will also be sold at the NAMTA Registration Desk at the show
  • The reception includes heavy Hors d’oeuvres, beverages and entertainment
  • The cost is $50 per person - can be purchased on Online Registration Form.
  • Union Station is conveniently located adjacent to the Hyatt Regency Dallas and is accessible via a covered walkway located in the lower lobby of the hotel

Union Station, with it's stately pillars, graceful arched windows and 48-foot ceilings with original chandeliers that echo the refined spirit of a bygone era is the setting for the 2018 President's Reception. Join NAMTA President Jim McDermott and the NAMTA Board of Directors for this fun-filled networking reception.

NAMTA's Next Generation Reception

Monday, March 5, 2018

5:30 – 7:30 PM
Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck
  • Tickets are $15 per person - available to buy on Online Registration Form
  • Complimentary beer, wine, soft drinks and Hors d'oeuvres are included

Join your peers at Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck in Dallas for the Next Generation Reception. Five Sixty is conveniently located in Reunion Tower with the entrance in the lower lobby of the Hyatt Regency Dallas. Reunion Tower is Dallas' skyline’s distinguishing 560-foot landmark with the distinctive glowing ball Upon ascending 50 stories you will be greeted by floor-to-ceiling windows offering the best view of Dallas. With it's convenient location, you can stop by the reception before heading out for the evening.This networking reception is for those who are 45 or under so you “kids” should plan to come meet your industry peers.