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Memberships: Artist, Gallery and Art-lovers

All About Memberships

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  1.  Create an account by clicking the Register button in the top right corner.
  2.  Log in with the Login button in the top corner.
  3.  Click the Join Now button below.   Choose the membership level you wish to purchase and continue as instructed.

Any questions, please contact the gallery at 978-465-8769 during gallery hours or email naa@newburyportart.org

General Membership Information

The NAA is an open association that welcomes all artists and art lovers and encourages all to become involved in supporting our mission and outreach programs through participation and volunteerism.

You can join online, by mail, or in person.  If you are not joining online,  click and download an Artist Membership Form and mail to the NAA along with your payment.  To download a copy of benefits, click Artist Membership Benefits.  If you do not have a current version of Adobe you will not be able to save a copy of the form.  If this is the case, print out a copy for your records.  Mail your payment and form to: NAA, 65 Water Street, Newburyport, Ma  01950.

Membership is Rolling.   Your membership is valid for 365 days, from the date you join.  Your membership renewal date is visible in My Dashboardyour personal space on our website.  Log in, click on My Dashboard and you can edit your profile, view works entered online in shows, renew your membership,  add your biography, website, twitter, etc.. all from this space!  This biographical information including your social media and website links will be visible to the public when someone clicks on your work in the online gallery, then the “Artist” tab to learn more.

One of our ongoing projects is to have a biography on hand from each of our members.  We love our members and we want to rest of the world to know how amazing you are!   We would also like to be able to provide buyers with information on the artist whose work they are purchasing.  Please send all updated or new biographies to naa@newburyportart.org.  If you need a little inspiration please click here for a sample biography.


Membership Levels and Benefits

All Artist memberships carry a 10% discount for individuals 65 years or older. You can now take advantage of this option online by typing the code SENIOR where asked.

Standard Member’ Benefits

  • Invitation to Annual Members Meeting
  •  10% Discount on purchases from the NAA Gift Shop
  • Discounts off NAA Classes, Workshops, and selected Special Events
  • Weekly Newsletter from the Executive Director
  • Special Vendor Business Partner Discounts, including Newburyport Framers
  • Waived entry fee for Young and Budding Artist Show for any family member     

All Memberships include the standard member benefits listed above. Plus the incremental benefits listed by membership level:

Artist Member – $55
All standard member benefits plus

  • Ability to exhibit in all member juried and open shows
  • Ability to enter shows thru NAA online gallery. Online gallery creates additional sales space for duration of the show and beyond, broadening your prospective buyer audience
  • Opportunity to apply for featured artist show in the Hills gallery or “Wings” program (conditional on meeting entry criteria)
  • Promotion on NAA website by providing a link to your personal artist website and art-related social media pages
  • Opportunity to be juried into NAA Gift Shop (juried by committee)
  • All Artist member levels (except Master Artists) are eligible to apply for a free 2-week solo show in Hills Gallery. Winner chosen by panel of 3 jurors.
    • Winner eligible to apply every 3 years, must have current membership
    • Sales paid at 65/35 split
    • Extensive social media marketing of show across multiple platforms
  • Ability to market outside shows on NAA facebook page

Artist Plus Member – $145
All standard member benefits plus

  • Two waived entry fees per show

Beginner Artist Member (up to age 25) – $25
All standard member benefits 

Master Artist Membership Level
The Master Artist membership is an application process.  The application process is closed for 2020.  


Gallery Shop Member – $35
All standard member benefits plus 

  • The ability to enter works to the Gallery Shop jury committee.
    (This membership does not have the benefit to enter NAA shows!)

Supporting Memberships for the Art Lover

All standard member benefits
Individual           $35
Dual                   $50       membership for you and one family member, defined as the person making the gift and their spouse/parter
Family               $100     membership for you and your family members, defined as the person making the gift, their spouse/partner,
and any dependent age children living in the home.


Any questions, please contact the gallery at 978-465-8769 during gallery hours or email naa@newburyportart.org.


Support the Arts… Become a Donor

The NAA's 2019 Annual Appeal is here! Look for it in your mailboxes, or donate now by clicking the Donate Now button below.  We hope you will become part of our story and help support our mission. To review the special benefits for your donation,
click 2019 Annual Appeal Benefits

The Newburyport Art Association is a 501(c )(3) non-profit organization.