Membership

The San Diego Museum of Art Artists Guild is a support council of The San Diego Museum of Art.  In support of our mission to support The Museum, membership in the Artists Guild requires maintaining concurrent membership in The San Diego Museum of Art. 

See Purpose and Benefits for a list of benefits enjoyed by our Artist Members. Click on Apply for Artist Membership to create an account and apply for membership.  Select the membership type you are applying for.  To be an Artist Member, you will upload 5 images of your art for Jurying. Jurying is done on the first Tuesday of every month.  

Artist Members may sell their artwork through this site.  Artwork sales are covered by the Artist Contract. You may download or print the contract for your records.

Read FAQ How do I Become an Artist Member for specific instructions on joining us!

Artist Member

Any artist who is a member of The San Diego Museum of Art may apply and participate fully in all Guild activities. Artist members may exhibit an unlimited number of images of work for sale on the website, receive discounts on Guild sponsored events, and are eligible to serve on the Board of the Guild.

$45 / calendar year, plus one-time application fee: $15

Associate Member

Associate membership applicants include but are not limited to foundations, museums, art collectors, dealers and educators whose primary occupation is within the field of the arts and others who wish to contribute financially to the Artists Guild.

$35 dues calendar year

Student Member

Student membership is open to all currently enrolled art students with a student membership in The San Diego Museum of Art.

$25 / calendar year

Estate Artist

Estate Artists are those whose body of work is managed by their Estate Representative.  Their legacy is continued on the Guild Website with their own individual webpage displaying their artwork, which may also be for sale.  [The same guidelines apply to Estate Artists as they do to full artist members. If you are an Estate Representative, please inquire about establishing an Estate Artist Membership.]  

$45 / calendar year, plus one-time application fee: $15

Only Artist Members may be Board Directors, vote on Guild Business, enter Artists Guild member exhibits, and display work on the website. Student Members will be eligible to apply to exhibit in special shows as determined by the Artists Guild Board.

All members may attend monthly board meetings, serve on a committee, plan activities and contribute suggestions to guide the Guild's future.