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Philadelphia/Tri-State Artists Equity Association, Inc.
for the Year January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2017

Complete and mail to the address below.

Artists Equity is an association of professional artists. Membership may be designated either “Associate” or “Full”. The dues are the same for both categories, however Full membership requires a one-time screening fee $25. Every member regardless of category is eligible for all AE exhibition and program opportunities.

Check one membership category: Associate or Full (Professional)

Associate membership will be open to everyone who supplies a completed membership form and pays dues at the current membership rate.

FULL MEMBERSHIP (Professional):
Full members receive a link to their fine art website for as long as they are a member in good standing, after a one-time screening. Full members are highlighted as such in the membership list published each season.

Full Membership is open to those who pay the current membership dues plus a one-time screening fee of $25, and supply the following four items:

  1. Your resume or curriculum vitae
  2. Your artist’s statement
  3. A completed membership form
  4. Documentation of TWO of the four professional activities listed below:
    • Are represented by a commercial gallery or professional art representative
    • Have had three or more sales of their original artwork
    • Have exhibited in three or more juried/curated (non-student) shows at a university or museum gallery, art center, artists co-op or commercial gallery
    • Have graduated from a professional art program

    All materials must arrive in the same package and are kept on file by Artists Equity Association.

Important imformation regarding your membership with Artists Equity Association:
All dues must be paid prior to the entry date to enter exhibits and to receive other benefits. Contributions or gifts to Philadelphia/Tri-State Artists Equity Association, Inc. are not tax deductible as charitable contributions. However, since Artists Equity is a 501 (c) (6) business association, they may be tax deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses.
Membership renewal is due by the 31st of December each year. If your membership lapses (postmarked after December 31st) you can renew, however you will incur an administrative fee of $40.00 for reinstatement in addition to the usual membership dues.

Indicate one membership category below:


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E-Mail Address
Primary Medium(s)
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Please make your check payable to"Phila/Tri-State Artists Equity Association" and mail with your completed application to:

Philadelphia/Tri-State Artists Equity
PO Box 673
Lafayette Hill, PA 19444


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