Critique Day

Nurturing Artists of All Ages


You are invited to attend PORTFOLIO DAY, a free event.
  • Representatives from the three consortium colleges affiliated with Five Points Gallery – University of Hartford/Hartford Art School, University of Connecticut and Northwestern Connecticut Community College – will be on hand to answer questions on college programs and career opportunities.

  • High School Students, freshmen through seniors are welcome.

  • Students interested in transferring to four year schools are encouraged to attend.
  • Adults who would like feedback on their art work or want to learn more about college art programs as they pertain to career change or personal enrichment are also welcome.
  • Participants will have an opportunity to tour the Gallery and the Five Points/Hartford Art School – University of Hartford Launchpad. The Launchpad offers affordable shared studio spaces, mentorship and exhibition opportunities for graduates of Hartford Arts School-University of Hartford.
  • A formal portfolio is not needed; attendees may bring in as little as one piece for feedback and advice. 
  • Learn about what to expect in college art classes.