Because our members are so important to the continued vitality of AVA, we want to be sure that you are aware of all the membership benefits that AVA provides. If you renew your membership or join as a new member, on an Individual ($55) or Family ($75) level, or if you join at a higher level, we are pleased to make the following benefits available to you:

Individual ($55) or Family ($75)

  • 15% off all AVA classes, camps and workshops. 15% off for Youth Classes and Camps requires Family membership.
  • 10% discount on custom framing at Duke’s in Lebanon and Bean’s in Hanover; discounts on framing materials at the Junction Frame Shop in White River Junction, VT; discounts at Red Roof Frame Shop in West Lebanon
  • 10% discount on art supplies at Duke’s in Lebanon and Bean’s in Hanover
  • 10% discount on closed-toe, all leather boots/shoes at Huberts
  • 20% discount off welding and cutting gear at Maine Oxy
  • Discounts on special events for which admission is charged (Silent Auction, bus tours, etc.)
  • Eligibility to submit artwork to AVA’s Holiday Exhibition
  • Discounted submission fee to be considered for participation in AVA’s bi-annual Summer Juried Exhibition
  • Invitations to AVA’s exhibition openings and special events

Contributor membership level ($100)

All the above plus

  • Discount on AVA birthday parties
  • Discount on up to 4 tickets to The Mudroom with early ticketing

Artist Member ($120)

All the Individual benefits plus

  • Ability to propose solo or self-curated show in Members Gallery (as schedule permits)
  • Presence on the AVA website with link to artist’s website (coming soon!)
  • Presence in the flat file in the Members Gallery (max number of pieces to be determined)
  • Fee waived for quarterly group shows in Members Gallery ($80 value)
  • 25% off one private function in the Members Gallery per year
  • Ability to qualify for bench rental privileges in Sculptural Studies Building
  • Participation in the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) program

Patron membership level ($250)

All the Contributor benefits plus

  • Participation in North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Program

Sponsor membership level ($500)

All the above plus

  • Discount on Gallery and Teaching Studio rentals

Benefactor and above ($1,000+)

All the above plus

  • Private tour of the gallery and our LEED Gold-certified Carter-Kelsey building for up to ten people

An intangible, but equally important membership benefit is the pleasure you will receive in knowing that you are contributing to the enrichment of peoples’ lives through your support of AVA and the arts!

Thank you for being an AVA member and for making art a part of everyday life!

Become an AVA Member

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