The ARTS Awards hit its 25th anniversary this year, and hundreds of people attended the gala event during January’s Total Home & Gift Market in Dallas. Presented by Dallas Market Center and the Accessories Resource Team, the evening kicked off with the Academy of Achievement Award, which was presented to the founders of the ART organization: Gil Bailie, Eric Bauer, Ralph Chancey, Henry Goldman and Harvey Hollingsworth.
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The founders of ART — from left, Gil Bailie, Ralph Chancey, Harvey Hollingsworth and Eric Bauer (not shown, Henry Goldman) — received the Academy of Achievement Award.
Sferra won in the home textiles category of the awards, and President Steve Schneider accepted the award.
Jamie Young Jeter is all smiles after winning the award in the portable lamps category.
Dallas Market Center’s Cindy Morris, ART’s Sharon Davis and Mindy Lowack of Dallas Market Center were presenters at the event.