Become a Member
Membership is open to anyone who practices, or has an enthusiasm for, the visual arts. We currently have almost 300 members, mainly from North East Essex and Suffolk. Members include practicing artists, gallery owners, private collectors and those with a general interest in the visual arts.
Benefits of membership include:
An opportunity to submit works for exhibitions with reduced submission fees
An invitation to the private view of each exhibition
Advanced notice of 1-2 coach trips each year to art fairs, galleries, museums, stately homes
Advanced notice of 2 lectures per year by professional artists covering many and varied subjects
An opportunity to borrow original works from our nationally acclaimed Permanent Collection
A newsletter published approximately every four months
An opportunity to exhibit your artwork in the Members Gallery on the society's website
An annual garden party, usually held in August
An annual Christmas event
The annual subscription of £20 (£10 for students) is payable in April.
To become a Member please complete the form below. The Membership Secretary will then get in touch with details of how to make payment.