media kit & editorial calendar

JANUARY LIGHTING & BATHS
We bring to you the best in lighting, in a fabulous, multi-page spread. We highlight successful solutions by architects, designers and developers. Also in this issue: a review of Tent London, designjunction and 100% Design furnishings shows in London!

FEBRUARY BEACH LIFE SPECIAL ISSUE
Everything you wanted to know about life on our barrier islands. Where to eat, where to live, what to do… Plus a special section on the increasingly difficult task of finding the perfect beachfront pied-a-terre, without breaking the bank.

MARCH THE COOK’S KITCHEN: A RENOVATION GUIDE
In Frank Lloyd Wright’s time, the center of the home was the hearth. Today, that center is the open kitchen. Not only the center of family activity, today’s kitchen is dressed for evening entertainment as well.

APRIL MID-CENTURY MADNESS
In this issue we recap TROPIC-sponsored events at Modernism Week in Palm Springs. In this issue, TROPIC goes on a treasure hunt for vintage furnishings as well.

MAY WATERFRONT LIVING ISSUE
With the great Biscayne Bay in Miami and over 300 miles of waterfront living in Fort Lauderdale, this feature is without a doubt one of the reasons people fall in love with our cities. Come with us on an exploration.

SUMMER SPECIAL DOUBLE ISSUE THE BLOCKBUSTER
This special, double issue will have a DOUBLE print run and be distributed not twice, but five times from June 15th through Labor Day. It will feature the best of the season in TROPIC and more. Additional distribution on Cape Cod, Fire Island, the coast of Maine and more!

AUTUMN RENOVATIONS
From Miami Beach to Lauderdale Beach, we follow noted architects and designers to see what interesting projects they have recently completed.

DECEMBER THE FLORIDA/CALIFORNIA CONNECTION
In this special issue, TROPIC creates a section dedicated to the overlap of design ideas and ways of living in the nation’s two sunniest states. We celebrate Modernism from Palm Springs to Los Angeles. (Also distributed in Palm Springs in February.)

SPECIAL EVENTS AND PROGRAMS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR TROPIC offers advertiser sponsorship for various events and launch parties. TROPIC is instrumental in mounting exhibitions, sponsoring film series, and creating architectural design competitions like our Reimagining The City series.