Why become a member of the National Art League:

Your membership provides you with the following:

– Participation in all member and non-member Exhibitions

– Display your artwork on our website

– Eligible to rent studio work space 

– Opportunity to rent gallery space for solo show

– Receive monthly Newsletter, ARTWORKS 

– Opportunity to serve on Committees

– Attend monthly member lectures and demonstrations

– Receive membership pin

– Eligible to rent storage lockers to house art supplies

 20% member discount for frames at Barnes Gallery

Eligible to hang work in organizations partnering with the NAL

 

How to Join

All applicants work is juried. Artist must submit at least three examples of their original artwork to the NAL Membership Jurying Committee.

 

To Apply in Person:

Please contact Karmen Elsen, Membership Chairperson at

kayteeart@gmail.com to make an appointment with the Jurying Committee. The Committee meets at the League the first Friday of every month at 7:30pm (except in July & August). Complete the application and bring at least three examples of original artwork. Framed work preferred but not madatory.

 

To Apply on the NAL Website:

Click here to complete application form and submit artwork images.

3D artwork may require additional views. File sizes should not be larger than 1mb.

 

To Apply by Mail:

Applicants can apply by sending application, completely filled out accompanied by at least three, but no more than five JPGs of artwork on a CD. 3D artwork may require additional views. File sizes should not be larger than 1mb. CD will not be returned.

 

Include a stamped and self addressed #10 envelope or your email address. Mail to Karmen Elsen, Membership Chairperson at the

National Art League 

44-21 Douglaston Parkway

Douglaston, NY 11363

 

You will be notified within 2 weeks of receiving your application of the Jurying Committee's decision.

 

Download Application

 

 

 

 

Annual Dues:

Membership is $35 yearly, due every October.

 

Other Types of Membership 

 

Artist/Associate* Member:

$35 annually 

– Participation in most annual

   Membership Exhibitions

– Receive monthly Newsletter, ARTWORKS

– Opportunity to serve on Committees

– Attend monthly member lectures and    
   demonstrations

– Receive membership pin

 20% member discount for frames at Barnes Gallery

 

*Associate members must be juried to participate in the annual Members’ Exhibitions.

 

Lay Member (non-artist):

$30 contribution

– Receive monthly newsletter ARTWORKS 

 

​Sponsor (non-artist):

$50 - $200 contribution

– Same privileges as Lay Member for three years 

 

Donor (non-artist):

$300 - $500 contribution

– Same privileges as Lay Member for five years

 

Patron (non-artist):

$600 or more contribution

– Same privileges as Lay Member for seven years