Coming Events Calendar for Architects & Designers

Coming Events Calendar for Architects & Designers

Join us at our free presentations and informational seminars designed specifically for you—the design professional.

Benjamin Moore's North American Color & Design Group continues to inspire, inform, and instruct on decorating with color. We offer many free presentations and informational seminars created specifically for architects and designers.

With guidance from our instructors, we can help you stay on top of all things color. From its rich history to the latest cutting-edge forecasts, we identify and translate color trends into superior-quality paints and share our knowledge with you through our events, which are held throughout the year across the United States.

You can also sign up for our free CE courses and webinars to keep up to date on new developments in paint technology, changing environmental regulations, and much more.



Date Time Topic CE Credit Location State Reserve Your Seat

3/22/19

12:00-1:00PM

An Introduction to High Performance Coating Systems
Instructor: Dorothy Hazinski

AIA / IDCEC 1.0 HSW

Live Webinar

N/A

Register Here

3/27/19

8:30AM

Color Trends Presentation
Learn about the concepts and inspiration behind Color Trends 2019 and our Color of the Year.

IDCEC 0.1 LU & AIA 1.0 LU

Dompierre
17 Roosevelt Blvd.
Marmora, NJ 08223

NJ

Register Here

3/28/19

9:00AM

Power of Color
Understand the powerful emotional impact the 9 most influential colors have on our subconscious and our lives.

IDCEC 0.1 LU & AIA 1.0 LU

Resource Furniture
969 Third Ave. 4th Floor
New York, NY 10022

NY

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4/3/19

12:00PM

WHY PIGMENTS MATTER
Pigments serve many functions in paint other than supplying color. This course will explore how color choices affect the appearance and performance of architectural paints. We will discuss the types of pigments used in architectural coatings. How paint is tinted, and how pigments and colorants influence factors such as hide, gloss, fading, durability, and price.

AIA 1.0 LU /IDCEC 1.0 LU

New York Design Center
200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814,
New York, New York 10016

NY

Register Here

4/25/19

12:00-1:00PM

An Introduction to High Performance Coating Systems
Instructor: Gus Maseba

AIA / IDCEC 1.0 HSW

Live Webinar

N/A

Register Here

5/1/19

12:00PM

THE SCIENCE OF COLOR & LIGHT
Investigate the interplay of color and light: this course explores the design impact of lighting, color temperature, color rending index and light reflectance value (LRV). We will examine the characteristics of different light sources and the impact on color.

AIA 1.0 HSW / IDCEC 1.0 HSW

New York Design Center
200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814,
New York, New York 10016

NY

Register Here

5/9/19

12:00-1:00PM

An Introduction to High Performance Coating Systems
Instructor: Jason Walker

AIA / IDCEC 1.0 HSW

Live Webinar

N/A

Register Here

5/20/19

12:00PM

Color Trends Presentation
Learn about the concepts and inspiration behind Color Trends 2019 and our Color of the Year.

IDCEC 0.1 LU & AIA 1.0 LU

FCA Design Center
2852 Ogden Avenue
Naperville, IL 60540

IL

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6/5/19

12:00PM

COLOR FOUNDATIONS
This course provides an overview of the color basics, including terminology, color perception, the psychology of color, and a brief discussion on how light affects color. We will explore current styles and color trends.

AIA 1.0 HSW / IDCEC 1.0 HSW

New York Design Center
200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814,
New York, New York 10016

NY

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7/3/19

12:00PM

THREE CENTURIES OF COLOR
Three Centuries of Color illustrates how the use of color can express our individuality and culture, and how the past can inspire us with fresh ideas for using color in the present. By highlighting the prevalent colors of more than ten decades, this course looks at the societal, political, technological, and cultural influences that defined the personality of each decade.

AIA 1.0 LU / IDCEC 1.0 LU

New York Design Center
200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814,
New York, New York 10016

NY

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8/7/19

12:00PM

CREATING HEALTHY LIVING ENVIRONMENTS WITH ADVANCED PAINT TECHNOLOGY
This course provides an overview of sustainable design and the creation of healthier environments with architectural paints. Included are discussions about the components of paint; VOCs, independent testing methods and standards; categories of LEED®; and the specification of paint systems.

AIA 1.0 HSW / IDCEC 1.0 HSW / GBCI 1.0 CE

New York Design Center
200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814,
New York, New York 10016

NY

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9/4/19

12:00PM

RED THROUGHOUT HISTORY
This course surveys examples of the great importance of the color red through history, architecture, art history, and design while illustrating how red can be brought into the home today.

AIA 1.0 LU / IDCEC 1.0 LU

New York Design Center
200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814,
New York, New York 10016

NY

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10/2/19

12:00PM

COLOR AND PAINT IN ENVIRONMENTS FOR THE AGING
This course provides an overview of the changes in color perception because of aging or disease. We will discuss the various types of common care environments available for the elderly, the application of low- or no-VOC paint, and appropriate color use to facilitate wayfinding.

AIA 1.0 HSW / IDCEC 1.0 HSW

New York Design Center
200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814,
New York, New York 10016

NY

Register Here

11/6/19

12:00PM

COLOR TRENDS 2020 CEU – HOLD THE DATE
Details announced mid-October.

TBD

New York Design Center
200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814,
New York, New York 10016

NY

Registration info coming soon

12/4/19

12:00PM

REVERSE ENGINEERING: COLONIAL WILLIAMSBURG
The Williamsburg palette represents how the richness of history and modern research methods give us the most accurate depiction. In this course, we will examine the colors of this era, and how they are relevant today, from lead-based whites and linseed oils to zero VOC coatings and new colorant technology, paint has changed quite a bit over the years.

AIA 1.0 HSW / IDCEC 1.0 HSW

New York Design Center
200 Lexington Avenue, Suite 814,
New York, New York 10016

NY

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For more information on calendar events contact CE@benjaminmoore.com.

To host one of our programs at your facility contact your local Benjamin Moore Architectural and Design Representative.

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