Fine Art Portrait Paintings: traditional or contemporary, but never out of style
Fine art portraits have a rich and vibrant history, spanning from some of the earliest human societies to the modern day. Regardless of time or culture, portraiture has sought to do much more than simply capture the likeness of a person. Rather, it aims to capture the essence of the subject and to convey something about that person to the viewer.
Capture Life's Most Treasured Moments on Canvas in a Live Event Painting
Photography can be a wonderful means of capturing events in your life, but imagine having those moments captured in a painting as your event in happening! Let us help you commemorate the important moments in your life as they happen.
A New York Institution: A Look at Portraits, Inc's Illustrious Past
Portraits, Inc. was founded in 1942 in New York. Over our 75-year history, we have represented such distinguished artists as Andrew Wyeth, Albert Murray, Robert Brackman, Sidney Dickinson, John Koch, Aaron Shikler, & Nelson Shanks.
The Challenge of Judicial Portraits by Artist Michele Rushworth
Portraits, Inc. artist Michele Rushworth reflects on the creative constraints of judicial portraiture and how she overcomes them to create compelling portraits that thrill her clients.
More Than Just People: Special Commissions
Our artists do more than just paint people. Award-winning artist Deborah Chabrian captures beloved homes, gardens, and other special places in exquisitely-rendered watercolor portraits.
8th Annual Portraits, Inc. Scholarship Auction, May 15 - 19, 2017
For the eighth consecutive year, we will be holding an online art auction to benefit the Portraits, Inc. Scholarship Foundation.
Historical and Posthumous Portraits
Portraits of historical figures or subjects who are no longer living require a special level of skill, and our artists are adept at meeting this challenge head on.
On the Walls: Everett Raymond Kinstler at the Booth Museum
Through October 2, 2016, the public will have the chance to see first-hand works by one of the greatest contemporary portrait painters, Everett Raymond Kinstler, in the exhibition "Journeys West and Beyond."
What Will You Wear for Your Portrait Sitting
There are many factors to consider when deciding on the details of a portrait, and the clothing that the subject will wear is one of the most important.
Portraits, Inc. Partners with Flower Magazine to Present New Show
Portraits, Inc. is proud to present a new traveling exhibition, "In Full Bloom: Master Portraits, Floral Works & Still Lifes," in partnership with Flower magazine.