Your membership dues enable Arts Council staff to promote your exhibits and performances in The Arts Paper (published monthly), online calendar, and weekly eNewsletter. We reach close to 20,000 Greater New Haven residents monthly who rely on all of these sources to stay informed about current exhibitions, performances, and special events.

Thank you. Becoming a member helps make it possible to do our work.

Artist Membership $35


Senior Artist Membership $30



  • Free professional membership to Fractured Atlas, a national non-profit artist service organization providing a range of support services for the independent arts community such as health insurance, for 1 year (and half off membership dues after the first year)
  • Free listings for your arts events in the Greater New Haven area in The Arts Paper, read by 7,000+ residents monthly, our searchable online calendar, visited by over 11,300 people each month and our weekly e-newsletter sent directly to over 5000 individuals
  • Discounted fee to insert your event cards in The Arts Paper
  • Subscriptions to The Arts Paper, Greater New Haven’s most comprehensive listings of arts news and events, and our weekly e-Newsletter
  • Submit video and event content for our website home page
  • Assistance with finding art related classes
  • 10% discount on any adult workshop or class at Creative Arts Workshop, 80 Audubon Street, New Haven (offer valid for new students only)
  • 10% discount on any adult dance or exercise class at Neighborhood Music School, 100 Audubon Street, New Haven. Applies to 35 week classes (Academic Year) or 8 week Summer class. Offer includes adult tap, modern dance, yoga, exercise & energize or adult contemporary ballet   Registration fee waived. Other adult dance classes may be added to the schedule. Please check the website at
  • One free ticket to one of New Haven’s world-renowned theaters: Long Wharf Theatre, Shubert Theater or Yale Repertory Theatre (some restrictions may apply)
  • One free general admission ticket to an Orchestra New England regular season performance
  • Buy one ticket get one free to any New Haven Symphony Orchestra Symphony Series concert. (Offer excludes Pops Series and Family Concert Series.)
  • One free child admission with an adult admission purchase at the Peabody Museum
  • Free lifetime membership and 20% discount on films from Best Video’s Art Section
  • Free consultation with a health insurance representative
  • 10% off color printing at DocuPrintnow, 27 Whitney Avenue, New Haven
  • Mailing labels available for arts events at a discounted price