On Site Registration Information.

Online registration for the PAEA Conference is now closed.

You can register on-site or make changes to your existing registration at the following times:
Thursday, October 6th, 4 – 8 PM
Friday, October 7th, 7:30 AM – 4 PM
Saturday, October 8th, 7:30 AM – 4 PM
Sunday, October 9th, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Conference Registration Options

  • Three Day Registration: Three Day registration includes lunch on both Friday and Saturday, and access to exhibition hall, keynote speakers and workshops.
  • Single-Day Pass: Day passes for Friday or Saturday include lunch, and one day only access to the exhibition hall, keynotes and workshops and otherspecial events taking place. Single Day pass for Sunday includes one day access to keynotes and workshops.

Price List

Early Bird Prices in effect through September 1st; rates increase by $20 on September 2nd. There will be no increase to the student and retiree rates.

Conference Registration Options  Member  Non Member
 3 Day Registration  $150  $250
 3 Day Registration – Student and Retiree Rate  $60  $100
 1 Day Pass  $75  $125
 1 Day Pass – Student and Retiree Rate  $25  $50

For information about becoming a member of NAEA/PAEA for reduced conference registration costs and many other benefits, visit:

Additional expenses for optional activities:

  • any ticketed workshops you choose when you register.
  • a ticketed Saturday evening event (dinner, interactive makerspace).

PAEA Awards Recipients

Our Awards Assembly will be on Saturday Oct. 8th, 11am-12pm
in Stewart Auditorium. Lunch to follow. All are welcome.
Outstanding Art Educator of the Year – Mary Elizabeth Meier Ph.D.
Outstanding New Professional Art Educator – Beata Szekeres
Outstanding Early Career Art Educator – Elizabeth Gilly Sims
Outstanding Elementary Art Educator – Leslie Marie Grace
Outstanding Middle Level Art Educator – Diane M. Lally
Outstanding Secondary Art Educator – Christopher Sweeney
Outstanding Higher Education Art Educator – Wendy Osterweil
Outstanding Museum Art Educator – Heather Flaherty Ph.D.
Outstanding Emeritus Art Educator – Ann Marie Castelgrande
Outstanding Friend of Art Education – Carie Breschi
Outstanding Region Co-Representatives – Janet Riggio, Christina Hanawalt
Clyde M. McGeary Scholarship
  • Indira Bailey
  • Tyler Seisler

Enter student work in the PAEA 2016 Conference

Virtual Student Art Exhibit!

Submit Student Work by Friday September 16, 2016.
All PAEA members are invited to submit an unlimited amount of works. Find some work you’ve photographed from last or this year!

The image size should ideally be 1920×1080 px. 72 resolution.

Submissions will be accepted even if you cannot format to these dimensions.

We’ll take care of the rest!

Click HERE for more information.