Jo Minoprio and Jessamy Kiely

SAW offers a wide range of opportunities for artist members.

Benefits of membership include:

  • Opportunity to participate in Somerset Art Weeks and Project and Creative Pathways programmes
  • Artist Page on the SAW website and inclusion in the online Artists’ Directory – update with your own information, images, news etc
  • Publicity for news/ events/ workshops etc under Members’ News on the SAW website
  • Receive a monthly e- bulletin plus access SAW website News pages providing information on activities, events and opportunities
  • Priority to apply for commissions, bursaries and other work opportunities.
  • Access to SAW’s advice and signposting service
  • Representation of your interests as a SAW artist member at local and national level through involvement in consultation groups and arts development organisations
  • Opportunity to join our local networks and meet other artists
  • SAW invite ‘Friends of SAW’ for your private views, events and exhibitions
  • An invitation to attend the SAW AGM each year and be part of the organisation

Cost £40 per year

Cost £25 per year (Concession rate for Emerging Artist and artist in receipt of Disability Living Allowance)

* Emerging artist – this is defined as an artist or maker of any age who has either left college and/or set up their first professional studio or workshop. Maximum term 3 years.

* Artist in receipt of Disability Living Allowance please send evidence with your application

Click here to apply online

Membership Renewal

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Please make your membership payment using the following methods:

Bank Transfer:
Account:              Somerset Art Works
Account No:       19638168
Sort Code:           30-62-63
* Reference ‘membership’ & your ‘username’ (i.e. your membership username)

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Post to: Somerset Art Works, The Town Hall, Bow Street, Langport, Somerset TA10 9PR

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