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The Art of the Portrait Conference ~ April 25-28, 2024 ~ Atlanta, GA

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The 26th anniversary of The Art of the Portrait conference will be held April 25-28, 2024, in Atlanta, Georgia. We are making BIG plans for a GRAND event, and you will want to be a part of this gathering of artists who all share a passion for the portrait. 


Faculty Artists: Luis Alvarez-Roure, Anna Rose Bain, Gwenneth Barth-White, Frances Bell, Jason Bouldin, Wende Caporale-Greene, Louis Carr, Ali Cavanaugh, Kevin Chambers, Casey Childs, John Coleman, Jamie Coreth, Grace Devito, Thomas Caleb Goggans, Liz Harris, Jeff Hein, Susan Lyon, Mattie Ree Neal, Michael Shane Neal, Kate Orr, Kai Lun Qu, Oliver Sin, Sharon Sprung, Samuel Walter, Dawn Whitelaw, and Mary Whyte

Can't attend in-person?

Join us virtually by clicking here.

Have Questions?

Call toll-free 1-877-772-4321 to have your questions answered by the Portrait Society of America staff. 



Tuition Rates:

Member rate:  $585.00

Non-Member rate:  $685.00

For only $100 more, you can add 90 days of unlimited video re-watch on demand of all of the programs. 

Cancellation Policy: If your plans change, please notify the Portrait Society in writing before February 15, 2024 to receive a full refund. After February 15, 2024, you will receive an educational credit for your tuition less a $100 cancellation fee. Your educational credit may be applied to future conference or membership dues. If you have any questions, please call our office toll-free at 1-877-772-4321.



All conference activities will take place at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead, our host hotel. Click the button above to reserve a room at the discounted room rate. 

Grand Hyatt Atlanta - Buckhead

3300 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305

Tel: (404) 237-1234

Group Code: G-PRTS

Portrait Society conference rate: $145/night

Reservation link:

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Conference Scholarships

As part of our ongoing mission to educate the public about the traditions of fine art portraiture and figurative works, the Portrait Society offers several scholarships.


In addition to over 20 tuition-only scholarships awarded annually for artists to attend the conference, the Portrait Society awards two full scholarships that provide tuition, three nights hotel stay, and travel allowance:  The Gordon Wetmore Legacy and The Judith Carducci scholarships.

Apply on or before January 31, 2024.

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