Artist Membership

Join CFEVA's Artist Member community for practical career support, exhibition opportunities, educational programs, and new ways of connecting to fellow artists and arts audiences. Get to know us as an Emerging Member ($35), or deepen your relationship with our programs and services through our Philadelphia-centric membership level. 

Already a Member and looking to renew? You may see some changes this year! Learn more about CFEVA's goal to enhance your experience .

Emerging Artist Membership - $35 [All benefits for one individual]

Designed for the artist looking to learn from a community of peers, partners and collectors, while sharing their work with CFEVA’s network.

Benefits include:

  • Listing on member’s page on the CFEVA Website with link to Artist website 
  • CFEVA Members-only exhibition opportunities 
  • Partner discounts*
  • Consideration for CFEVA custom and community exhibitions 
  • Invitations to educational programs, opening receptions, and artist talks 
  • Opportunity to submit stories, opinion pieces, and other write ups to CFEVA’s member blog and e-communications
  • Discounts on career development workshops
  • Discounted tickets to the annual CFEVA Art Party 

*Partner Discounts:

  •  - portfolio website one-year subscription - $50 off
  • - 20% off membership fee 
  • - 30% off of purchases
  • - $159/month Standard membership or $79/month Flex (8 days a month) membership
  • - $5 per month ($4 off standard $9 monthly) platform provides the tools, insights, experts, and resources to help you in the business of art

Please consider increasing your membership contribution below:

Local Artist Membership - $125 [All benefits for one individual]

Designed for the Philadelphia artist who is interested in being deeply involved in CFEVAs programming. This membership provides direct access to our Philadelphia-based platform that actively engages artists, collectors, curators, art appreciators, and more through annual open studio tours and additional programming throughout the year.

Includes ALL benefits of an Emerging Artist Membership, PLUS:

  • Recognition in Philadelphias Artist Directory and Open Studio Guidebook with thumbnail image of work (value $25)
  • FREE registration for the Philadelphia Open Studio Tours, a annual comprehensive look into the creative process that features more than 215 artists across 20 Philadelphia neighborhoods. (value $100)
  • FREE application for CFEVAs Visiting Curator Exhibition, an annual show that introduces Philadelphia artists to renowned curators and rising stars from around the country.  (value $35)

Note: Artists who purchase CFEVA’s Local Artist Membership after June 1 will be included in the Artist Directory and Open Studio Guidebook the following year. (Ex. Artists who make purchases June 17, 2018 will be included in the directory for 2019.) Artists may choose to participate in the Open Studio Tour with an online listing. Please send notice by August 31 if you wish to do so.