Why Become a Member?

CIAS advocates for all artists in Cochrane and surrounding area. We are developing significant opportunities for artists to display and sell their art and operate educational programming in permanent galleries. We are planning performance venues for the presentation of theatre, dance and music to small and large audiences. We are collaborating with other community groups to grow Cochrane’s artistic community into a unique, highly regarded destination for both the local population and tourists.

Become a Member if:

  • You have an interest in the arts
  • You are at least 18 years old
  • You support the Society's mission and objectives
  • You agree to abide by CIAS policies and procedures
  • You reside within the Counties of Rockyview, Bighorn, Foothills, Mountain View, Town of Cochrane, and Stoney Nakoda Nations.** CIAS allows up to 30% of memberships from areas outside these jurisdictions.

 

Membership Benefits:

  • Inclusion in the Directory listing on website
  • Access to post events on CIAS calendar
  • Promotional items displayed at Gallery and events (business cards, brochures)
  • Belonging to a network of local artists
  • Knowing that you are providing essential support to the arts in our community
  • Founding member status with membership purchased in 2020

 

MEMBERSHIP TYPES

 

 

Individual Membership $20

  • Directory listing on website
  • Access to post events on CIAS calendar
  • Promotional items displayed at Gallery and events (business cards, brochures)
  • Belonging to a network of local artists
  • *Opportunity to join the Artist Collective

Group | Business Membership $50

  • All basic membership benefits
  • Recognition as Supporter on CIAS website
  • Members of non-profit groups with Artist Collective Membership receive 10% discount on Gallery display fees and commission.

Non Member Patron of the Art

  • Recognition on CIAS website, within the Artist Collective Gallery, event programs and social media (unless patron specifies as an anonymous donor).
  • Invitation to annual galas and appreciation events

Artist Collective Membership $120

  • All basic membership benefits
  • Unlimited opportunities to submit work for jury, display and sale in our new Collective Gallery
  • Collaborate with other artists in a supportive and multi-disciplined community
  • Complimentary sales training
  • Earning and sharing of volunteer hours and many volunteer opportunities
  • Exchange and sharing of knowledge and skills with other artists
  • Opportunity to serve as a member Juror on the Collective Jury
  • Opportunities to build and participate in artistic programming for our community
  • Collective members who join by December 31, 2020 to be recognized as 'Founding Members'

** Prior to purchasing this membership, please be sure you understand and MEET ALL THE REQUIREMENTS within this collective role. 

Manual Registration

  • Please download the registration form using the link below
  • Fill in and submit by mail or drop off (address below), along with a cheque to: Cochrane Integrated Arts Society