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Membership Levels

Individual - $40

Family - $60

Senior* OR Full-time Student** - $35

DaVinci Level - $75

Rodin Level - $100

Picasso Level - $500

*65 and up;    **with valid ID

Why Become A Member?

 

  • Discounted fees when attending classes taught by our talented resident artists

  • The ability to staff the gallery and interact with fellow artists and visitors

  • Exhibit your artwork

  • Sell your artwork at the gallery

  • Join our annual juried art show and win prizes

  • Participate in a friendly monthly competition with fellow members and be named the "Artist of The Month"

  • Join get-togethers with fellow member artists and get insights on how to better your technique or learn new artwork in a relaxed atmosphere

  • Grow your network

  • Get exposed to more forms of art

  • Share your art with others and have fun while doing it

  • Above all, we would love to have you with us and we'd love to see what you've got to share

FAQ for Exhibiting (or Selling Artwork) at the FAA

Who can show their art in the Fremont Art Association Gallery?

Only members of FAA can display art in the gallery.  Membership is open to adults.

You can join on the website – fremontartassociation.org

You can also come to the gallery on weekends to join.

 

What kind of art is accepted in the Fremont Art Association Gallery?

Paintings (all mediums); digital art; photography; jewelry; ceramics; fiber art (items sewn from cloth; knitted and crocheted items); wood; leather; metal; mixed media; beadwork; greeting cards.

 

How long can my art be in the gallery?

Exhibits in the FAA gallery run for 3 months.  Art is taken in on Receiving Day only.

 

Do I have to have a Seller’s Permit or Business License to sell in the FAA Gallery?

No.  FAA collects the sales tax on each sale and pays it to the State of California.

 

How much does it cost to have my art in the FAA Gallery?

There is a space rental fee for the art (see below).  When art sells, FAA gets 20% of the sale price.

 

Are there any other requirements to have my art in the gallery?

FAA is a co-op, so all members exhibiting in the gallery must staff the gallery 3 times each quarter for the hours the gallery is open.  You sign up during receiving.

 

How does the space rental work?

 

Wall art - the rental fee for each Quarter is calculated as follows:

  1. Calculate square inches by multiplying length x width, including frame.

  2. Multiply the square inches by $0.03=total cost.  $15 is minimum cost per piece
    3. Wall art must measure no more than 40 inches in either height and/or width.

 

3-D pieces - pedestals are used to exhibit and the rental fee is calculated as follows:

  1. Place the items next to each other (not stacked up) on a 16-inch square.

  2. Rental fee for each square (or part of a square) is $15 for the Quarter

  3. More than 1 square might be needed.

Hanging specifications for submitted 2D artwork:

Because of the nature of the hanging system, artwork must be wired in a way so that the wall hooks are not exposed.

1.  Flat hangers or D-rings must be used. These are available at the gallery for a small cost.  No sawtooth hangers or eyehooks.

2.  Hanger is attached 1/3 of the way down from the top of the frame.

3.  The top of the wire must be 3 to 4 inches below the top of the frame.  Please use picture hanging wire only.

4.  On the back of the artwork, please place a tag with the following information:

First and Last Name of Artist

Title of Artwork
Medium

Price

Phone Number of Artist

 

I have more questions!

Please contact the Gallery Director, Carol Ramos at:

GalleryDirector@FremontArtAssociation.org

Dues are payable by any of the following:

Check

Send checks to "Fremont Art Association, 37697 Niles Blvd., Fremont, CA 94536," payable to "Fremont Art Association"

 

In person

at the gallery during business hours

 

PayPal / Credit Card

Please fill out the form below, and indicate the membership level desired.

Please Note:

 

Membership Dues are annualpayable at the beginning of the year, and are tax-deductible

Payments made by new members during October, November & December

will be applied to the next year’s dues.

 

Members must be at least 18 years of age.

For children's classes, FAA Member class fees apply if parent is an FAA member.

Any questions?

Email Martha Matthiesen at Membership@FremontArtAssociation.org.

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