National Portfolio Days

National Portfolio Days are an opportunity to share your work with accredited art and design programs around the country. KU Department of Design professors will be attending the following National Portfolio Days.
All Portfolio Day events are free, open to the public, and do not require pre-registration.


Austin, TX

September 28, 2019
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
JW Marriott Austin
110 E 2nd St. Austin, TX 78701


Kansas City, MO

September 28, 2019
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Kansas City Art Institute
4415 Warwick Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64111


Dallas, TX

September 29, 2019
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Hilton Anatole
2201 North Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, Texas, 75207


St. Louis, MO

September 29, 2019
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Washington University
1 Brookings Drive, Box 1031, St Louis, MO 63130


Denver, CO

October 5, 2019
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design
1600 Pierce St. Denver, CO 80214


Minneapolis, MN

October 6, 2019
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minneapolis College of Art and Design
2501 Stevens Ave. Minneapolis, MN 55404


Chicago, IL

October 20, 2019
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
280 S. Columbus Dr. Chicago, IL


The National Portfolio Day Association (NPDA) was created in 1978, solely for the organization and planning of National Portfolio Days. The Association consists of representatives from regionally accredited US colleges and universities that are accredited institutional members of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) and Canadian colleges and universities that are members of Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC) or that hold NASAD Substantial Equivalency status. NPDA is the only organization of its kind and the membership represent the highest standard of visual arts education available in the United States and Canada.


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