ArtSea has an open membership available to artists, arts and cultural groups, and residents interested in the arts. All equity-deserving groups are welcome and encouraged to join ArtSea!
NEW ARTSEA MEMBERSHIPS
If you are new to ArtSea or have not held a membership in the past two years, please fill out the online Individual Membership or Group Membership Application. The Annual Membership fee is paid during the application process using our secure online payment system, The Square (click to learn more).
ArtSea Memberships are valid for one year from the date of purchase. When your ArtSea Membership is up for renewal, an automated email will be sent to provide information about your membership subscription.
RETURNING ARTSEA MEMBERS
ArtSea Memberships are valid for one year from the date of purchase. Returning ArtSea Members will receive an automated email notification to indicate that their membership subscription is up for renewal. Membership payments are processed through our secure online payment system:
PREFER A PAPER MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION FORM?
If you would prefer to apply for a new ArtSea Membership or renew your ArtSea Membership using a paper application form, you can download and print a PDF application here:
BENEFITS OF ARTSEA MEMBERSHIP
ArtSea Members are provided with a free Member Profile space on the ArtSea website, can participate in a variety of registered programs throughout the year, can apply for grants and bursaries through the Saanich Peninsula Arts and Culture Grant (SPACG) Program, and help to support many arts and cultural initiatives in the community. Learn more below…
Free Webspace to Share Artwork and Contact Info
Each ArtSea Member is provided with their own webspace to display a photo gallery of works, share an artists Bio or details about artistic practices and preferred medium, and provide contact information for potential purchasers. A Member Profile image will also be added to Member Directory.
Opportunity to Rent the ArtSea Gallery Space
The ArtSea Gallery in Tulista Park is available to ArtSea Members for one-week rentals. Display artwork with an artist-directed exhibition (solo shows, or together with fellow ArtSea Members), or share your skills by offering a class or workshop.
PARTICIPATE IN ANNUAL REGISTERED PROGRAMS
ArtSea is fortunate to operate within the unceded territory of the Coast Salish People – within the traditional territory of the W̱SÁNEĆ Nation – Pauquachin, Tsartlip, Tsawout and Tseycum peoples.