AAC Membership

Thanks to the ongoing support of our members, AAC continues to be a vital catalyst for artistic creativity in the Mid-Atlantic Region.

Your membership allows us to present major exhibitions, offer inventive educational classes to all age groups, and sustains studio space for local emerging artists.

By becoming a member, you make a statement that says you support creative innovation and contemporary art in your community.

Watch the video to see what membership with us looks like!


To become a member online, click the level that's right for you:

AAC Members________________________________________

Artist/Senior/Student $35

- 10% discount on adult class tuition
- Discount for artists on annual calls for entry including SOLOS and studio vacancies
- Priority registration for classes and special events
- Invitations to exclusive "Members Only" events throughout the year

Proof of status is required: driver's license or state ID for Senior (65+); business card or resume for Artist; ID for Student/Educator and Active Military.

Individual $50

- 10% discount on adult class tuition
- Priority registration for classes and special events
- Invitations to exclusive "Members Only" events throughout the year

Family $75

- General membership benefits extended to your household.
- 10% discount on children's classes

Friends of AAC________________________________________

Studio Member $100

- Family membership benefits, plus 15% discount on classes for all household members.
- Invitation to select VIP champagne receptions throughout the year.

Curator $250

- All the benefits of the Studio membership benefits, plus recognition on the AAC website.

Director $500

- All the benfits of a Curator, plus complimentary exhibition catalogs and exclusive previews of select exhibitions with the director.

Collector's Circle________________________________________

Collector $1,000

- Director benefits plus: invitations to AAC Collector's Circle events that offer 10% discount on purchases of artwork.

Patron $2,500

- Collector benefits plus: VIP tour of facility for the member and guests upon request; free facility rental during the year of your gift.

Benefactor $5,000 and up

- Patron benefits plus: opportunity to be named as an exhibition co-sponsor; complimentary AAC memberships for up to three friends.

Benefactors at the $10,000 level and above may choose to be an underwriting sponsor of an upcoming AAC program or exhibition. Please contact AAC Executive Director Holly Koons McCullough at 703.248.6800 to discuss your gift.

Corporate membership benefits are tailored to meet the needs of the sponsoring corporation. Please contact AAC for more information.

AAC reserves the right to amend membership benefits at any point in the year as appropriate.