Council Membership directly supports the Artadia Awards, offering increased financial and creative freedom to sustain artists’ careers and strengthen their communities. Every membership expands Artadia’s ability to grow the number of artists we serve.
Membership offers a unique year-round opportunity to engage in vibrant dialogue with a community of contemporary artists, curators, other arts professionals and art enthusiasts, through access to a roster of special virtual and in-person events: intimate artist studio experiences, Awardee presentations, on-site exhibition tours, topical forums, private collection viewings, critical events and performances, and more. Members are also invited to participate in the Artadia Network, to develop deep connections with Awardees and actively partake in their career growth.
April 7-11 — EXPO Chicago presentation and celebration of the 2020 and 2021 Chicago Artadia Awardees (Chicago)
April 13 — Whitney Biennial Artadia Tour (New York)
April 26 — Garden Party celebrating Houston Artadia Awardees (Houston)
April 28 — Special Event at the home of an Artadia supporter (New York)
May 7 — Artadia morning TriBeCa Gallery Tour (New York)
May 12 — Artadia tour of 2006 Houston Artadia Awardee Jamal Cyrus’ The End of My Beginning at the Institute of Contemporary Art (Los Angeles)
May 17 — Artadia x ICA Breakfast at Pace Gallery (New York)
May TBD — Artadia tour of The Artist’s Eye, featuring the work of 2020 San Francisco Artadia Awardee Lava Thomas at BAMPFA (San Francisco)
September 27 – 29 — Artadia x 21c Kansas City Supporters’ Trip
Artadia’s premier membership group, National Council members each support ¼ of an entire $10,000 unrestricted Artadia grant to an individual artist. Membership Includes:
Contemporary Council membership directly supports an unrestricted Artadia Award.
The by-invitation Ambassadors Council Membership provides intimate access to the artists who are lauded by Artadia’s dynamic community of curatorial colleagues, and opportunities to participate in robust programming. The Ambassadors Council is a space for discussion and bridge-building as colleagues who support artists daily and actively contribute to this shared endeavor. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.