$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 / Geoff and Diane Baker / Jeff and Kris Baldus / Greg and Amy Baskin / Lora Lee Bauer / Nancy Beck / Geraldyne Berg / Dick and Judi Bergen / Terri Bergstrom / Steven and Debra Binder / Tom Blahnik / Marva Blake / Gary Blom / Shelley Brandon / Carolyn and Fred Bogott / Karen Brezicka / Arlene Brick / Deb Brownrigg / Jim and Milly Burroughs / Megan Burroughs / Lu Callstrom / Rich Campbell / Ted Carpenter / Colette Chaffee / Luis Chamizo / Shauna Christiansen / Cheryl Christopherson / Julie and Jeremy Clinefelter / Margie Culton / Jenelle Cummings / David and Diane Dammen / Hjordi Danielson / Sandy Davis / Forrest and Karen Dryden / Amara DePaul / Cindy Dube / Tom and Lisa Dunlop / Jeffery and Leann Ettinger / Stacy Edland / Annette Evenson / Jack Faas / Eric Farrand / Kandace Feist / Joan Finnegan / Bruce Folken / Jennifer Forbes / Lowell Foster / Terry and Jan Fox / Jeff and Maria Frank / Matt Freechack / Andrea Funke / Sally Gerhart  / Francis and Judy Gerlach / Janet Gilbertson / Karen Goembel / Benjamin Gordon-Lavallie / Jenna Grabau / Steve and Cheryl Greenman /  Vern and Sue Grove / Ollie and Shar Hagen / Wayne Hall / Pam Hanson / Catherine Haslag / James Hayden / Laura Helle / Cynthia Hernandez / Rick and Karen Herreid / Lance and Sharon Hoefflin / Al and Alice Holst / Katie Hunerdosse / Holly Johnson / Jane Johnson / Sharon Johnson / Yvonne Jondal / Martha Kaderabek / Glenn and Peggy Keener / Thomas Keller / Lana Kenyon / Penny Kinney / Judith Kinstad / Keith and Mary Kleis / Margie Kline / Donna Kluczny / Sally Kolb / Bridget Konken / Dick and Sandy Kos / Randy and Wendy Kramer / Steve and Dorothy Krob / Greg and Lynee Larson / Sonia Larson / Krystal Lennie / Mark Lingl / Angela Loecke / Bruce Loeschen / Amy Lonergan / Brenda Loucks / Gayle Loverink / Sarah Lysne / Pat MacLean / Brittany MacMillan / Sharon and Thomas Marshall / Dee Marx / Linda Maschka / Shirley McAlister / Lois McConnell / Layl McDill / Lynnette McRae / Dan and Sue McRaith / Mary Medinnus / Phillip and Gail Minerich / James and Janice Mino / Barbara Mitchell / Edward Mjoen / Joseph and Joyce Mlinar / Bonnie Mogen / Marilyn Muchow / Mary Mueller / Dove Mullins / Kevin and Aleta Myers / Mariah Nagel / Bonnie Nelson / Doug Niessen / Gary and Maridee Ofstedahl / William Olson / Barb Orcutt / Stephan Palen / Larry and Teresa Pfeil / Jeanne Poppe / Jacqueline Porter / Susan Radloff / Gretchen Ramlo / Chet and Rae Dawn Rao / Gary and Pat Ray / Joel Reiman / Tim and Bonnie Rietz / Scott Richardson / Kelsey Ritchie / Dianne Rogne / Emerson Ruble / Susan Ruzek / Rita Sand / Chad and Laura Sayles / Sara Sayles / Kay Scherer / Belita Schindler / Liesl Schindler / Marlene Schlichter / Terry Schmidt / Katie Schneider / 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 and J Sullivan / Dave Sylte / Bonnie Tangren / Shirley Tapp / Vicki Taylor / Sherri Thissen / Julie Thomsen / Josh Thoreson / Mike and Melissa Trihus / Greg and Jodi Vortherms / Sharon Wagner / Dick and Anne Waldman / Holly Wallace / Liz Walls / Joan Wangen / James Wegner / Jerry and Mary Anne Wolesky / Vic Wylde / Anderson Memorials Inc / Austin Utilities / Baldy’s Games, LLC / Bent Paddle Brewing Co. / Bremer Bank / Dolan’s Landscape Center / Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation / Hy-Vee Foods / Hormel Historic Home / Mayo Clinic Health Systems / McGough Construction / Noon Lions / Quality Pork Processors / RBC Wealth Management / ViDeyo Arts

*Updated 1/16/19