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Become an Associate Sculptor

Associate Sculptors
Sculptors become Associate Sculptor members by invitation from the Sculpture Northwest Board. Upon acceptance Associate Sculptors will pay an annual fee of $35.

We promote public sculpture in Island, San Juan, Skagit and Whatcom counties and are an advocate and resource for the artist. The relationship between us and the artist is mutually beneficial, both working towards promoting quality art for it’s cultural significance and economic opportunity.

We help place sculpture in venues including private and commercial purchases, commissioned work, temporary exhibitions and leasing of sculpture. We market the work of Associate Sculptors through our website, print and digital media, and an annual Associate Sculptor exhibition.

We offer sculptors an Own a Sculpture program, and a network to connect with other sculptors and resources. On sales or commissions, we receive 40% of the selling price for work sold with the artist getting 60% of the selling price.

Benefits
Recognition and advertisement of work on permanent and temporary display in Whatcom, San Juan, Skagit and Island Counties.
Opportunity to participate in annual shows sponsored by SNW Sculptor membership exhibitions.
Access to Sculpture Northwest network of list of artist memberships.
Promotion of sales on Sculpture Northwest social media.
Invitation to participate in International Sculpture Day events and activities.
Reduced rates for advertising in the International Sculpture Magazine.

Additional Benefits
An avenue to provide comments and suggestions to the Sculpture Northwest Board of Directors
Digital access and input to the quarterly Sculpture Northwest newsletter.
Regional sculpture calendar of events
Opportunity to apply for inclusion in the Sculpture Northwest sales program.
Invitations to Sculpture Northwest events, openings and the annual membership meeting.

Jury criteria for Associate Sculptors:
Associate Sculptors are selected for their exceptional artistic talent, and who have agreed to a partnership with Sculpture Northwest. Each prospective Associate Sculptor will be juried prior to acceptance in this partnership.

Sculptors become Associate Sculptor members by invitation from the Sculpture Northwest Board. Upon acceptance Associate Sculptors will pay an annual fee of $35.