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Open Portfolio

Open Portfolio

5:00 – 7:00 PM, Naples Ballroom 7, Peppermill Tower

Free to view with CVP or Saturday Day Pass, $20 to present


Open Portfolio provides an opportunity for conference delegates to present their work on a 6-foot table alongside one another in 1-hour sessions. These displays are free and open to Convergence® attendees to view. There are a limited number of spots, so sign up with be limited to first-come, first-served until sessions are full.

  • Designation: When you sign up for an Open Portfolio session, you will select a descriptor that best describes you: Student, Emerging, Professional, Professor.  Each Portfolio Session will include a mixture of all designations of artists.
  • Session Times: The portfolio sessions will take place according to the following schedule:

  Portfolio Session 1: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

  Portfolio Session 2: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

o   Sessions will be assigned at random to participants. Unfortunately, no session time requests can be guaranteed. Please be prepared to pack up your work and make room for the artist at your table in the session after you when you hear the 5-minute warning that your session time is ending.

  • Cost: The cost is $20 to participate. Individuals must pre-register online to participate in Open Portfolio. (Participation sign up is first-come, first-served.) If any sessions are still available at the conference, they may be purchased at the Registration Desk in the Peppermill as supplies last. No refunds will be offered.