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DesignerCon Is Over The Moon To Welcome Everyone To One Of the Most Anticipated Events Of The Year!

Los Angeles, Calif. DesignerCon has partnered with New Zealand-based non-fungible token (NFT) digital collectible app VeVe to dive headfirst into the world of NFTs!

What to Expect
VeVe has put together a series of DesignerCon exclusives limited-edition digital collectibles from DesignerCon all-star artists, IPs, and brands. VeVe has curated both their own releases featuring pop culture favorites and DesignerCon exclusive drops with Tristan Eaton, Tara McPherson, Camille Rose Garcia, Jorge Guitierrez, and brands like XLARGE and Mighty Jaxx! Collectors can expect limited drop blind boxes for prices starting at $13 USD, featuring randomized 3D models of various 3D toy series’ curated by VeVe founder David Yu.

About VeVe
DesignerCon is diving into the world of digital collectibles for the first time ever, with NFT partner VeVe. Making the introduction to digital collectibles as smooth as possible for buyers and creators, VeVe has collaborated with a variety of DCon staples to drop their inaugural, AR-activated, 3D digital sculptures. Artists like Jorge Gutierrez and Camille Rose Garcia, and brands like XLARGE and Mighty Jaxx will launch the first DCon NFT Exclusives ever at the DesignerCon store on the VeVe app.

DesignerCon, the largest toy and collectible event in the US, is back, bringing exclusive drops and more to fans live and in-person, following a year of virtual programming! As the first event to return to the Anaheim Convention Center after over a year of halted conventions, DesignerCon 2021 is already generating quite the buzz, but, ever thinking of their loyal attendees, they have gone above and beyond to ensure this year’s event is nothing short of legendary. 

As expected, this year will be full of exclusive releases including those from Pop MartDKE ToysMONDOMightyJaxx, and so many more! PLUS 3D Retro EXCLUSIVE releases with Tristan Eaton and Camille Rose Garcia, and that’s just the tip of the iceberg.

As the only US show to host MEDICOM, DesignerCon is thrilled to announce the 2021 Artist Series BE@RBRICK pack featuring Junko MizunoTara McPhersonAaron KaiSket One, and Brian Viveros. Also in the works and soon to hit the convention floor, there will be a VIP Only BE@RBRICK designed by Scott Tolleson. The BE@RBRICK love continues with Lyrical LemonadeLouis De Guzman, and Greg Mike.

Enter a world of nostalgia and whimsy with the 2021 DesignerCon Art Show. Attendees are invited to step into the golden age of animation. Titled Gold Timey, this highly-anticipated feature of DesignerCon is entirely Black & White this year, reminiscent of the cartoons that inspired many and contributed to the pop culture fandom that keeps DesignerCon going!

Every year DesignerCon organizes events and aesthetics around an important pop-culture theme. For this edition of DCON, the show celebrates Gold Timey: The Golden Age of Animation with an exhibition of 70+ notable artists, curated by Carmen “Jane Dope” Acosta.  

DKE Toys is curating a selection of hand made action figure editions to be included in the main art show, featuring characters from The 1920s Silver Screen. 

Live at DCON the figures will be exhibited at the DKE booth as well as included in the main DCON Art Show Space.

All art show editions will be for sale thru the DKE online store FIRST at NOON PACIFIC on Friday November 5th. Anything not sold out may be temporarily taken off the site to go to the live show starting on November 12th. And anything left over will go back on the site when we return.

DesignerCon 2021 Hours

Friday, November 12, 2021
VIP NIGHT| 5pm-9pm

Saturday, November 13, 2021
VIP | 9am-7pm
General Admission | 10am-7pm

Sunday, November 14, 2021
General Admission | 10am-6pm


Anaheim Convention Center
800 W Katella Ave
Anaheim, CA 92802

LA Auto Show Returns With the Most Diverse Range of Brands and Vehicles at Any North American Auto Show in 2021.

LA Auto Show Returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center This November.  One Million Square Feet of Automotive & Lifestyle Experiences

Come experience 10 fun-filled days this November 19-28, featuring the most diverse range of brands & vehicles of any North American Auto Show this year. Mark your calendars now – online tickets for the 2021 LA Auto Show go on sale August 24th!

LOS ANGELES, June 24, 2021 — Leading auto and lifestyle in-person event, the Los Angeles Auto Show (LA Auto Show®), today confirms a strong return to the LA Convention Center in November 2021. One million square feet of indoor and outdoor space will showcase the dynamic and evolving auto industry at its best, as startup and established brands participate to deliver the widest range of vehicles and experiences of any auto show in North America this year.

LA Auto Show will run for a full 12 days with media and industry days, AutoMobility LA, taking place on November 17-18 and doors opening to consumers November 19-28. The LA Auto Show will be welcomed by consumers and businesses alike as it contributes several hundred million dollars to the local economy, stimulates the local job market and is the number one revenue generator for the LA Convention Center.

Held in the world’s car culture capital and reflective of LA’s diverse and progressive audience, the 2021 LA Auto Show will focus on bringing its hundreds of thousands of fans new and concept vehicles to discover all in one place, making it the ultimate destination for enthusiasts and shoppers. Differentiated by its long-standing concentration on the convergence of technology and automotive, the LA Auto Show will continue to bring the latest in EV (electric vehicle) innovation and design to its global stage and the discerning SoCal buyer. This is evidenced by newer automakers such as Fisker, Imperium Motor Company, Karma, Lucid, and Mullen set to participate alongside legacy brands—many of them slated to make world debuts at the show.

“We are proud to be an integral part of LA culture and a must-attend event on the calendar. With California and LA County opening up, we’re committed to delivering a knock-out show to give SoCal an experience to look forward to and a dynamic environment for automakers and lifestyle brands to inform and entertain in,” said Lisa Kaz, owner and CEO of the LA Auto Show. “This year, visitors will have the broadest range of cars, trucks, and SUVs all in one place so they can get their hands on everything from electric to gas vehicles—all while reconnecting with friends and family in a safe and comfortable environment.”

Tickets for 2021 LA Auto Show will be on sale online later this summer; media and industry professionals can register for press days in August.

About the Los Angeles Auto Show (LA Auto Show®)
Founded in 1907, the Los Angeles Auto Show (LA Auto Show®) is the first major North American auto show of the season annually and is widely recognized as one of the most influential shows globally. Reflective of its location, the show celebrates the love affair Angelenos have with their cars and offers a global platform to industry technology and innovation, synonymous with California. The show runs for 12 full days over the Thanksgiving period and is a must-attend destination for many industry influencers, car enthusiasts and families wanting to enjoy a day out over the Holiday season. Held annually at the Los Angeles Convention Center, the LA Auto Show contributes several hundred million dollars to the local economy, stimulates the local job market and is the number one revenue generator for the LA Convention Center. In 2021 media and industry days, AutoMobility LA™, will take place on November 17-18 and will comprise a range of groundbreaking industry announcements and reveals. Doors will open to consumers November 19-28. LA Auto Show is endorsed by the Greater LA New Car Dealer Association and is owned and operated by ANSA Productions. To receive the latest show news and information, follow the LA Auto Show on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram and sign up for alerts at https://www.laautoshow.com/.

Companies interested in participating in the upcoming LA Auto Show media and industry days or the consumer show, please contact Terri Toennies, President of the LA Auto Show at terri@laautoshow.com. For press inquiries, please email Kat Kirsch at media@laautoshow.com.

Los Angeles, Calif. – The LA Auto Show is set to welcome guests back to the show’s immersive indoor and outdoor spaces displaying the latest models, electric vehicles, concept cars and mobility solutions all in one place. 

This year’s show will also continue to showcase the event and the region as a driving force to present EV innovation and design to a global stage. Explore newer automakers such as Fisker, Imperium Motor Company, Karma, Lucid, and Mullen alongside dozens of legacy models and brands —many of them slated to make spectacular debuts. As always, take part in family fun with tons of interactive experiences and automotive adventure around every corner.

Visit the LA Auto Show in November!

LA Art Show Kicks Off The 2021 SoCal California Art Season July 29 – August 1, 2021 LA Convention Center West Hall.

Los Angeles, Calif. – The LA Art Show, the most comprehensive international contemporary art show in America, will officially kick-off the city’s 2021 art season at the Los Angeles Convention Center on July 29, 2021. The show returns with much of its regular programming, creating an all new show with old favorites and exciting advancements. 

Visitors will have a museum-like experience, continuing the theme of juxtaposing old and new, this fan-favorite section will expand upon previous years into new, more interactive and technological ground.

Make sure you don’t miss programming details by signing up for the newsletter here or follow the LA Art Show on Instagram here.

We look forward to seeing you at the 2021 edition of the LA Art Show!


July 29th – August 1st 2021
LA Convention Center West Hall 
1201 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90015