Membership in the Woodstock Artists Association and Museum is open to all artists. Those interested in supporting the Association and its goals may join as supporting Friends at various levels.

  • Artist membership is $150 per year.
  • Supporting Friend levels start at $100.

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  • Receive the annual calendar and newsletters.
  • 10% discount on purchases of artwork from the gallery and items in the WAAM gallery shop.
  • Receive a 10% discount at Catskill Art Store.
  • Receive free admittance to the gallery and monthly opening receptions.
  • Receive notices of membership meetings and other information.


All artists, whether emerging or established, are invited to become members of the WAAM.

When you join as an artist, you are automatically an Associate Member. There is no jury process for this status.

An Associate Member is eligible to become an Active Artist Member through any of the following ways:

  1. The artist’s work is accepted into four juried shows in a 2 year period.
  2. The artist’s work is reviewed and accepted by a jury selected each year by the WAAM’s Exhibition Committee. The jury meets once each year usually in July. (See the exhibition calendar.)
  3. The artist is accepted for a solo show at the WAAM.
  4. The artist may e-mail 6 jpgs to Please use the heading “For consideration for Active Member Status. ” Also include an image list including title, size, medium, and date of each work submitted and a resume or artist bio.

Artist Members must live within a 50 mile radius of Woodstock.


  • Submit work for all juried exhibitions without an entry fee (non-members may submit work by paying $35 per show). Click here to view calendar.
  • Submit work for solo shows, juried annual by a guest juror.
  • Sell work to the public through exhibitions with a 40% commission to the WAAM. Members may also consign merchandise in our gallery shop.
  • Exhibit a work in the annual Holiday Show and Sale, a non-juried show with a nominal hanging fee of $10.
  • Receive cash awards, if selected for a prize in a juried show.

Active Members receive the added benefit of exhibiting in the annual Active Members Show (a non-juried show with a nominal hanging fee of $10). Active Members also are eligible for a one time opportunity to exhibit their work on the Active Members Wall in the WAAM’s Founders Gallery. They can also vote for Active Member candidates in the WAAM’s annual Board of Director’s elections each August.

All board meetings are open to members.
Regular monthly board meetings will be held during 2017 at 10 o’clock at the WAAM on the following dates:

March 5
April 2
May 7
June 4
July 9
Aug 6
Sept 10
Oct 8
Nov 5
Dec 3

General Members meetings will be held at 7:00pm on the following dates:

May 31
August 31