The Portrait Society of America is a national 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, founded in February 1998

to further the traditions of fine art portraiture and figurative art. 

Phone Toll-Free: 1-877-772-4321  •  Fax: 1-850-222-7890  •  Email:

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 11272, Tallahassee, FL 32302 Shipping Address: 1109 S. Magnolia Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32301

20th International Portrait Competition

2018 Winners, presented at The Art of the Portrait Conference

April 19-22, 2018 - Washington, DC area


It has been a record setting year for the Portrait Society of America. February 1st marked the beginning of our 20th year sharing a passion for the portrait. At midnight on February 22, we surpassed our previous number of entries by over 400 – with 2,733 entries submitted to the International Portrait Competition. Portraiture is alive and well!


Thank you to all the artists that submitted work and were part of such a historic time in our organization. 

Congratulations to the winners of the International Portrait Competition, recognized at the 20th The Art of the Portrait Conference, April 21, 2018.