Members like you allow the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey to be a cultural gem within our community. We are the state’s preeminent institution dedicated exclusively to showcasing, making, and learning about contemporary art.

Our members represent the heart and soul of all that we do. Be sure to check out these exciting new benefits for our members—one of the ways we show our appreciation for YOU!

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Basic Membership Includes:

  • Unlimited free gallery admission
  • Eligibility for exhibition opportunities
  • Members-only tuition rate on Studio School classes
  • Discounted admission to selected special events and programs
  • Discounts on exhibition catalogs

Exciting New Benefits

  • Invitation to VIP Exhibition Openings (all membership levels)
  • New Neighbor Promotion (Introduce us to a new neighbor and we’ll offer them a free 3-month family membership, all membership levels)
  • Class Registration Priority (Family +)
  • Special Swag Bag (Friends +)
  • Priority Access to Exclusive Artist Events & Tours (Contributor +)
  • One-Year Subscription to Artforum Magazine (Supporter +)
  • Exclusive tours of Kean University’s Art Exhibition (check your email for details)

Please note: You do not need a membership to take classes.

Membership Chart

Exhibition Opportunities

The Art Center offers a series of exclusive opportunities throughout the year for member artists, which are overseen by the Members Committee.  The Members Committee has three signature programs: an annual member’s exhibition in our Main Gallery; member exhibitions in the Marité & Joe Robinson Strolling Gallery II; and The Summit Downtown Art Festival, in collaboration with Summit Downtown, which takes place in September. (Haga clic aquí para leer las instrucciones de entrada en español.)

Members Art Show & Collectors Week

Members Show 2019
Members Show 2019