Conferences

ARLIS/NA holds an annual conference to foster excellence in art and design librarianship and image management.


2020: 48th Annual Conference

ARLIS/NA cancelled its 48th Annual Conference in St. Louis, MO originally scheduled to be held April 20-24 because of the serious health risks posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. In lieu of in-person meetings, a selection of virtual sessions and workshops focusing on the conference theme "Preserve, Enhance, Reimagine" will be presented on July 29-31, 2020. To register, click on the "virtual conference" link below. Recordings of the virtual conference presentations will be available in the Learning Portal.

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2019: 47th Annual Conference

Salt Lake City, Utah | March 26-30 | The Grand America Hotel

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2018: 46th Annual Conference

New York City, New York | February 25-March 1 | New York Hilton Midtown

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2017: 45th Annual Conference

New Orleans, Louisiana | February 5-9 | Hilton New Orleans Riverside

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2016: 44th Annual Conference

Seattle, Washington | March 8-12 | The Westin Seattle
3rd Joint conference with the Visual Resources Association

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2015: 43rd Annual Conference

Fort Worth, Texas | March 19-23 | Omni Fort Worth

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2014: 42nd Annual Conference

Washington, DC | May 1-5 | Grand Hyatt Washington

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2013: 41st Annual Conference

Pasadena, California | April 25-29 | Sheraton Pasadena

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2012: 40th Annual Conference

Toronto, Ontario | March 29-April 2 | Toronto Sheraton

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2011: 39th Annual Conference

Minneapolis, Minnesota | March 24-28 | Hilton Minneapolis Downtown
Joint conference with the Visual Resources Association

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