membership

Membership Benefits

As a member of GIGS Art Gallery you help to support the arts in our region while gaining exposure to your own art practice. Members are also entitled to the following benefits and discounts:

 

  • Opportunities to display and sell works in the Gallery Shop.

  • Free Annual Members’ Exhibition and discounted submissions to the annual Little Moments Exhibition.

  • Free or discounted entry to members’ exhibitions and exhibition openings (depending on the exhibition).

  • Discounted rate for attending GIGS workshops.

  • Discounted rate for hiring the Artists’ Studio Workshop Space (includes free promotion on GIGS social media):

    • $40 for half a day (3 hours)

    • $70 for a full day (6 hours)

  • Subscription to monthly emailed newsletter and invitations to exhibitions and events.

  • Promotion on GIGS social media pages including Facebook, Instagram and access to ‘GIGS Members’ private Facebook group (@gigsmembers)

Membership Discounts

The GIGS Membership Card (supplied digitally) entitles members to discounts at local retailers and service providers. Show your current card to claim one of the following discounts:

 

 

NOTE: The above benefits are subject to change

 
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Individual Member Artist
Family (2 adults, 2 children)
Concession/Student
Volunteer Member
(Not a consignment artist)
Individual Non-Volunteer *

$45

$70

$40

$0

$100

MEMBERSHIP TYPES:

Terms and Conditions of Membership

 

As a Full Financial Member of GIGS – Gateway Island Gallery and Studios you agree to actively contribute to the running of GIGS Gateway Island Gallery and Studios.

 

This can be working in the Gallery Shop for at least six 3-hour shifts throughout the year, helping with the setting up and running of Exhibition Openings – around 2–3 hours of your time, or volunteering a few hours of your time and expertise in some other way.

Individual Non-Volunteering Membership

 

This membership is for those members who have exceptional circumstances for not being able to volunteer in any way.

NOTE: The member has to apply to the GIGS Art Gallery Committee to obtain this membership type.

 

Volunteer Membership

 

A Volunteer Member is not a full financial member nor are they an exhibiting or consignment artist, but is someone who only contributes time to the running of the Gallery Shop and the Gallery. As a Volunteer Member your benefits include:

 

  • invitations to GIGS events, including exhibitions and functions; and

 

  • subscription to the monthly GIGS Newsletter (emailed to members)