February 6-28, 2014
UConn Stamford, One University Place

FACES OF WINTER 2014 ~ Building on Classics
7th Biennial Portrait Festival Presented by 
The Connecticut Society of Portrait Artists
Honoring Nelson Shanks
 CSOPA Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient 2014
Fine Art Portrait Exhibition Feb 6-28
Jurors: Robert Alexander Anderson & Stephen Early 

Feb 6: Paint-Off Portrait Demo 4.30-6.30
 Valentine Reception (wear red!) 
Awards & Silent Auction 
6-8pm. Free and Open to the Public

Portrait Symposium Feb 7 & 8
With Nelson Shanks

Artists: Visit csopa.org for online symposium registration and full prospectus. (Required for submission.) Submission deadline EXTENDED from December 15 to JANUARY 3, 2014.
UConn Stamford Gallery
(203) 251-8400
Gallery Hours 
Monday-Friday 9:00am-7:00pm
Saturday 9:00am-1:00pm

Free parking in the UConn Stamford garage located just off the intersection of Broad Street and Washington Boulevard.
Deliveries on Franklin Street Entrance.
FW14 Symposium Program*

Thursday, February 6 - Open to Public
4:30-6:30pm Paint Off: Will Nathans, Joel Spector, Jesus Villarreal 
6pm - 8pm: Valentine Awards Reception (Wear Red!) Jurors (Bob Anderson & Steve Early); Paint-Off Auction

Friday, February 7
8.30-9.30am Registration, Coffee 
9:30-10:00am Introductory remarks
10:15-11:45am Igor Babailov Drawing Demo 
11:45-12:30 Drawing Group Event
12:30-1 Lunch
1-1.45pm Keynote Presentation Fred Ross 
2-3pm Leo Mancini - Classical Materials  
3-4pm Faculty Panel Discussion with Bob Anderson  
4-6pm Stephen Early Figure Demo

Saturday, February 8 
8.30-9.30am Registration, Coffee 
9:30-10:45pm John Howard Sanden: Presidential Portraits
11-12pm Oscar Garcia: Sculpture Demo
12-1pm Lunch
1-2pm Break-Outs Portfolio/Gallery Laurel Stern Boeck & Michael Del Priore/Bob Anderson
2 - 4pm Max Ginsburg Portrait Demo 
4 - 4:30pm John Howard Sanden: Nelson Shanks 
4:30-5:30pm Lifetime Achievement with Nelson Shanks 

*Program subject to change. Updates will be posted here. Snow dates Feb 13, 24, & 15.
Symposium Registration Fees
Member 2 days Feb 7 & 8 - $200.00 (USD)
NonMember 2 Days Feb 7 & 8 - $225.00 (USD)
FRIDAY ONLY - $125.00 (USD)

Online registration preferred. Visit csopa.org/fw14.html for link to register online or download prospectus for mail-in form. Questions? Write to [email protected].

Artist Submission Fees 
Basic Submission: 1-2 Portraits
CSOPA Member - $25.00 // NonMember  - $40.00 

CSOPA Members - 3 Submissions - $35.00 
NonMembers - 3 Submissions - $50.00 
CSOPA Members - 4 Submissions - $45.00 
NonMembers - 4 Submissions - $60.00 (USD)

After payment, email jpegs to [email protected]. See prospectus for details. Signed prospectus is required to complete your submissions.