[vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1479410410279{padding-right: 70px !important;padding-left: 70px !important;}”][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_text_separator title=”Membership Criteria”][vc_tta_accordion style=”flat” shape=”square” active_section=”0″ collapsible_all=”true”][vc_tta_section title=”For All Artists” tab_id=”1479316590866-28f0666a-7110″][vc_column_text]Visual artists who meet any two of the following criteria are invited to join as members.

– You have had at least one public exhibition and/or public installation
– Your artwork has been reviewed or featured in an art journal, magazine or newspaper (online or print)
– You hold a degree or equivalent qualification in the field
– You have received one or more public or private commissions
– You have received one or more prizes or awards for your professional practice
– You have been engaged by contractual agreement in an artist residency or fellowship
– Your work has been purchased for one or more public or private collections
– Your work has been made available through one or more commercial galleries or agents within the last five years
– You have a website or online portfolio displaying your work
– You d
evote a reasonable proportion of your professional time as an artist  promoting and presenting your work to the public

Criteria for Filmmakers:

Filmmakers who meet any two of the following criteria are eligible for membership:

– You have completed at least one finished film project with a key role as Director, Producer, Writer, Cinematographer or Editor
– You have publicly presented at least one film (websites not included)
– You have a personal or company website with featured works and/or trailers
– You have a degree or professional training in filmmaking
– Your work highlights critical social issues

All filmmakers will be asked to submit links to at least two samples of work.
All applications are subject to screening and approval.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”For Institutions” tab_id=”1479323375851-9ea9923c-e5e0″][vc_column_text]Art institutions include art museums, academic departments, art centers, galleries, arts-based nonprofit organizations, art villages, art associations, collectives, activist groups, and other organizations working at the intersection of the visual arts and social justice.

All applications are subject to screening and approval.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”For All Others” tab_id=”1479323472691-ceb9a903-2062″][vc_column_text]Arts Managers, curators, art writers, art bloggers, critics, educators, and all other eligible applicants who wish to join need not meet the above criteria, but will be required to provide details of recent experience on their membership application.

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[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Membership is free and open to organizations and individuals committed to contemporary visual arts. In practice this includes artists, art agencies, art schools, galleries, arts-based organizations, activist groups, higher education institutions, museums, arts writers, critics, curators, educators, art collaboratives, and more.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height=”72px”][/vc_column][/vc_row]