The Board of the Santa Fe Studio Arts Collective (SFSAC), a New Mexico 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, which promotes the annual Santa Fe Studio Tour (SFST), is excited to announce that we are expanding our opportunities for artists and art lovers by becoming a membership organization!
We welcome artists from all different backgrounds which provides a richer experience for us all! Our goal is to create a year-round sense of community and expand visibility for our member artists through more advertising, social media, and events beyond the annual Santa Fe Studio Tour. We plan to expand benefits as we grow.
COST OF MEMBERSHIP: ARTIST MEMBERS $50 + NON-ARTIST MEMBERS $35
June 15, 2022 to receive the Tour discount when you register for the Tour.
Some volunteer help for SFSAC activities and/or for the Santa Fe Studio Tour is encouraged as the need arises. You are not required to be a member to participate in the Studio Tour, but we certainly hope that you join to enjoy all the benefits of being a member of a unique art community here in Santa Fe.
Memberships are renewable on an annual basis – every year on April 15. Neither artist members nor non-artist members have voting rights in the operation of the SFSAC.
ALL Members must submit their application and pay their fee ONLINE. Use ONLY a COMPUTER (not a smartphone or tablet) to complete and submit your online application. Artists MUST follow the special guidelines + register in the section below.
NON-ARTISTS PLEASE REGISTER HERE:
Artists must be residents of Santa Fe County. A diverse range of media are welcome. For example: ceramics, paintings, drawings, digital, sculpture, jewelry, glass, mixed media, furniture design, fiber arts, print making , and photography. Please note: in order to participate in the Santa Fe Studio Tour, all SFSAC members must meet the same studio location requirements as stated in the SFST guidelines.* We also offer participation options for those who do not have an accessible studio within this area.
* (i.e., a studio within 12 miles of the Palace of the Governors as calculated using Google Maps Directions function)
The Santa Fe Studio Arts Collective is an all volunteer run organization and members are strongly encouraged to give back to their artist community by volunteering to help organize SFSAC activities. When you complete the online application form you will have the opportunity to indicate how you will volunteer. Please check the box on the registration form that interests you: Administrative, Advertising, Donations, Membership, Mixers/fun stuff, Outreach/Distribution, Photo Processing, Preview Gallery, Signs, Social Media, Special Events, Website/App Maintenance .
Memberships are renewable on an annual basis – every year on April 15. Neither artist members nor non-artist members have voting rights in the operation of the SFSAC. By submitting a membership application, you agree the SFSAC can use your name, image, and supplied logo or links, on its website or in print or electronic advertising.
The main forms of communication between the SFSAC and members will be through our social media connections and emails.
TO COMPLETE THE ONLINE FORM, PLEASE HAVE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION PREPARED AND YOUR IMAGES READY TO UPLOAD.
IMAGE REQUIREMENTS (Please include one image of you at work creating your art.)
For example: ClaudeMonetABouquetOfSunflowersOil39.75x32inches.jpg
DO NOT use spaces, commas or special characters
DO NOT use symbols for inches or feet - (spell it out)
ALL Members must submit their application and pay their fee ONLINE. Remember to use ONLY a DESKTOP COMPUTER (not a smartphone or tablet) to complete and submit your online application. Artists MUST follow the special guidelines to register .
ARTISTS PLEASE REGISTER HERE:
Art Sales, Gross Receipts Tax and Business License:
Artist Member - Proofing: Artist members may be asked to proof their artist member details on the SFSAC website, Google map, etc. – All proofs for review will be sent to the email address supplied on your application and any changes must be submitted by the deadlines provided or we publish ‘as is’.
Artist Member - Updates: Artist members will have the opportunity to update their artist listing information once a year at no cost.
Artist Member - Self-Promotion:
Artist Member - Insurance: The Santa Fe Studio Arts Collective has no responsibility for any action, claim, demand or liability, including reasonable attorney’s fees and costs, arising from or relating to any artist’s studio. We recommend you arrange for liability insurance to cover you and your studio if you are expecting to have visitors.
Members will now receive notifications of news and events of interest posted on our website! Stay tuned and don't forget to checkout the News in Brief, the Events Calendar and Member Resource pages!