BECOME A MEMBER

When you become a member of the Broome County Arts Council, you are joining a community of artists, arts professionals, and engaged community members. A BCAC membership solidifies a personal artistic identity and strengthens the cultural fabric of Broome County by localizing individuals who share your interests. A membership ensures networking and marketing opportunities, growth in your creative practice, and a sense of belonging. Read below to start creating art in community!

Student (ages 12-17)

FREE

  • One portfolio review with an art educator or industry artist
  • Member profile in BCAC’s Member Directory
  • Consideration for the Artful Child Gallery
  • Weekly e-newsletters featuring local art events, workshops, and happenings
  • Members-only emailings about grants, residencies, open calls, and other assets

College Student

$15/year

  • One portfolio review with an art educator or industry artist
  • Discounted ticket for BCAC annual fundraiser
  • 5 FREE Business of Art professional development courses annually
  • “Members’ Night” events
  • Submission privileges to Artisan Gallery’s Annual Members Exhibition
  • Priority consideration to sell retail artwork in Artisan Gallery & online
  • Bi-monthly members’ meetings
  • Member profile in BCAC’s Member Directory
  • Arts News posting privileges (Arts News is a BCAC is a platform on broomearts.org where members share events, press releases, and more)
  • Community Arts Calendar posting privileges (promote arts-related events, performances, and more)
  • Opportunities posting privileges (share arts-related job postings, open calls, and more)
  • Weekly e-newsletters featuring local art events, workshops, and happenings
  • Members-only emailings about grants, residencies, open calls, and other assets

Individual

$40/year

Available to independent artists, arts professionals, patrons, community members, etc.

  • 5 FREE Business of Art professional development courses annually
  • Members’ Night events
  • Submission privileges to Artisan Gallery’s Annual Members Exhibition
  • Priority consideration to sell retail artwork in Artisan Gallery & online
  • Bi-monthly members’ meetings
  • Member profile in BCAC’s Member Directory
  • Arts News posting privileges (Arts News is a platform on broomearts.org where members share events, press releases, and more)
  • Community Arts Calendar posting privileges (promote arts-related events, performances, and more)
  • Opportunities posting privileges (share arts-related job postings, open calls, and more)
  • Weekly e-newsletters featuring local art events, workshops, and happenings
  • Members-only emailings about grants, residencies, open calls, and other assets

Arts Partner

Available to arts organizations. Membership fee determined by yearly budget.

under $24,999                                $50

$25,000 – $49,999                          $75

$50,000 – $249,999                      $125

above $250,000                            $225

  • Member profile in BCAC’s Member Directory
  • Arts News posting privileges (Arts News is a platform on broomearts.org where members share events, press releases, and more)
  • Community Arts Calendar posting privileges (promote arts-related events, performances, and more)
  • Opportunities posting privileges (share arts-related job postings, open calls, and more)
  • Bi-monthly members’ meetings
  • “Members’ Night” events
  • Weekly e-newsletters featuring local art events, workshops, and happenings
  • Members-only emailings about grants, residencies, open calls, and other assets

Friend of the Arts

Available to non-arts organizations. Membership determined by organization size.

Organization (under 20 employees)              $60

Corporate (under 30 employees)                   $120

Investor (under 50 employees)                      $200

  • Member profile in BCAC’s Member Directory
  • Arts News posting privileges (Arts News is a platform on broomearts.org where members share events, press releases, and more)
  • Community Arts Calendar posting privileges (promote arts-related events, performances, and more)
  • Opportunities posting privileges (share arts-related job postings, open calls, and more)
  • Bi-monthly members’ meetings
  • “Members’ Night” events
  • Weekly e-newsletters featuring local art events, workshops, and happenings
  • Members-only emailings about grants, residencies, open calls, and other assets

Individual & Corporate Giving

Directly support Broome County Arts Council’s community-informed arts programs and services. 

Member Directory

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