$60/year Individual Member Benefits

  • Support vibrant and thriving arts in the Austin area

  • Be part of a community of like-minded arts lovers

  • Invitations to Gallery Opening Receptions and other special Austin Area Arts events

  • Recognition in Austin Area Arts newsletter as a member

  • $5 discount on each class registration ($5 Kids Studio excluded) ($5 per session value)

  • Punch card for five free small popcorns at the Paramount Theatre concessions ($10 value)

  • One ArtWorks Festival tote bag ($10 value)

  • Attend any Open Studio at the ArtWorks Center ($5 per session value)

Minimum value received: $20

Members who access classes (other than Kids Studio) and participate in Open Studio opportunities can save more than the cost of membership!

$120/year Family Member Benefits

A ‘family’ for membership means all individuals living in the same house, e.g. parents and kids; two adult siblings; grandma, mom, daughter; etc.

  • Support vibrant and thriving arts in the Austin area

  • Be part of a community of like-minded arts lovers

  • Invitations to Gallery Opening Receptions and other special Austin area Arts events

  • Recognition in Austin Area Arts newsletter as a member

  • $5 discount on each class registration (Kids Studio excluded) for each family member.

  • Two punch cards for five free small popcorns at the Paramount Theatre concessions ($20 value)

  • One ArtWorks Festival tote bag ($10 value)

  • Attend any Open Studio at the ArtWorks Center ($5 per session value)

Minimum value received: $30

Member families who access classes (other than Kids Studio) and participate in Open Studio opportunities will save more than the cost of membership!

$250/year Business Member Benefits

  • Support vibrant and thriving arts in the Austin area

  • Be part of a community of like-minded arts lovers

  • Invitations to Gallery Opening Receptions and other special Austin Area Arts events

  • Recognition in Austin Area Arts publications as a member

  • Five coupons for $5 off class registration (Kids Studio excluded) ($25 value)

  • Four punch cards for five free small popcorns at the Paramount Theatre concessions ($40 value)

  • One ArtWorks Festival tote bag ($10 value)

Value received: $75

Are you part of the arts community in Austin?

  • An art lover?

  • An artist and/or performer?

  • A fan of arts programming at Austin Area Arts?

  • An individual, family or business that knows the arts are good for our local economy?

Why not make it official?

As a member of Austin Area Arts, you can invest in our mission and also enjoy a few perks of membership (see column to left). When you break it down, it's $5 a month for an individual and $10 a month for a family. A handful of spare change each day.

Why do we offer membership?

  • To build a sense of community among our supporters

  • To build supporters’ sense of investment and stewardship in the organization

  • To create a framework for thanking our supporters

  • To attract new supporters.

  • To help document our public support which helps us maintain our non-profit tax exempt status

What do membership gifts provide?

Support our programming. In 2016, that was 13,400 people served at the Historic Paramount Theatre, Austin ArtWorks Center and Austin ArtWorks Festival through live performances, adult and youth art education, gallery openings, jam sessions and more. 

Join Austin Area Arts as a member

Click the black box below, or stop by the ArtWorks Center or call us at (507) 434.0934 to get started.

Shout-Out to Our Members!

Marijo Alexander / Mike Ankeny / Daniel and Rebecca Astrup / Sam Bahl / Randy and Ann Bailey / Sue Bailey / Nancy Bakke-McGonigle / Geoff and Diane Baker / Lora Lee Bauer / Nancy Beck / Geraldyne Berg / Dick and Judi Bergen / Terri Bergstrom / Jessica Bernand / Tom Blahnik / Marva Blake / Gary Blom / Shelley Brandon / Carolyn and Fred Bogott / Arlene Brick / Deb Brownrigg / Steve and Debra Burma / Jim and Milly Burroughs / Megan Burroughs / Tishan BuTash / Lu Callstrom / Rich Campbell / Cheryl Christopherson / Logan Conley / Margie Culton / Jenelle Cummings / David and Diane Dammen / Hjordi Danielson / Sandy Davis / Cindy Dube / Cheryl Dunlap / Tom and Lisa Dunlop / Jeffery and Leann Ettinger / Stacy Edland / Jack Faas / Eric Farrand / Kandace Feist / Susan Fell-Johnson / Nicole Fierce / Joan Finnegan / Bruce Folken / Jennifer Forbes / Lowell Foster / Terry and Jan Fox / Jeff and Maria Frank / Andrea Funke / Sally Gerhart  / Francis and Judy Gerlach / Janet Gilbertson / Karen and Art Goembel / Jenna Grabau / Steve and Cheryl Greenman /  Vern and Sue Grove / Ollie and Shar Hagen / Pam Hanson / Catherine Haslag / James Hayden / Bruce Heimer / Laura Helle / Rick and Karen Herreid / Patricia Higgins / Al and Alice Holst / Katie Hunerdosse / Loretta Ingvaldson / Janet Jacobsen / Greg Jette / Erin Johnson / Holly Johnson / Jane Johnson / Sharon Johnson / Glenn and Peggy Keener / Lana Kenyon / Michelle and Stephen King / Penny Kinney / Judith Kinstad / Ashley Kircholl / Teresa Klapperick / Keith and Mary Kleis / Margie Kline / John and Donna Kluczny / Sally Kolb / Bridget Konken / Dick Kos / Randy and Wendy Kramer / Steve and Dorothy Krob / Sonia Larson / The Blair Lawhead Family / Krystal Lennie / Isaac Leyk / Mark Lingl / Angela Loecke / Bruce Loeschen / Amy Lonergan / Brenda Loucks / Gayle Loverink / Sarah Lysne / Pat MacLean / Deedee Marx / Shirley McAlister / Lois McConnell / Layl McDill / Lynnette McRae / Barbara Mitchell / Edward Mjoen / Joseph and Joyce Mlinar / Bonnie Mogen / Mary Mueller / Dove Mullins / Dirk Nelson / Doug Niessen / Pat Nolan / Rod and Mary Nordeng / Gary and Maridee Ofstedahl / William Olson / Barb Orcutt / Stephan Palen / Larry and Teresa Pfeil / Jeanne Poppe / Jacqueline Porter / Michael and Stephanie Postma / Susan Radloff / Gretchen Ramlo / Chet and Rae Dawn Rao / Gary and Pat Ray / Joel Reiman / Scott Richardson / Patty Riedl / Tim and Bonnie Rietz / Kelsey Ritchie / Dianne Rogne / Susan and David Ruzek / Rita Sand / Chad and Laura Sayles / Sara Sayles / Larry and Barb Scheid / Kay Scherer / Belita Schindler / Marlene Schlichter / Mahlon and Karen Schneider / Tamara Schneider / Kathleen Sherman / Jim and Tammy Snee / David Snyder / James and Vicki Splinter / Paul and Vickie Spyhalski / Maureen Steenblock / Katie Stromlund / Julie Sucha / Marilyn Sucha / John Sullivan / Dave Sylte / Bonnie Tangren / Shirley Tapp / Sherri Thissen / Denise Thompson / Julie Thomsen / Josh Thoreson / Mike and Melissa Trihus / Greg and Jodi Vortherms / Dick and Anne Waldman / Holly Wallace / Liz Walls / Joan Wangen / James Wegner / Jerry and Mary Anne Wolesky / Paul and Joanne Worlein / Vic Wylde / Rick and Carol Young / Akkerman Inc. / Anderson Memorials / Austin Utilities / Bremer Bank / Dolan’s Landscape Center / Donnelly Law Firm PLLC / Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation / Hormel Historic Home / The Joseph Company / Mayo Clinic Health Systems / McGough Construction / Morem Tree Service / Noon Lions / Potach & Mitchell Dental Clinic PA / Quality Pork Processors / Welcome Center

*Updated 9/12/19