Discounted tickets to the League Dream Ball and other special events.
Free admission to Weekday Open Sketch sessions.
Reduced admission to Weekend Open Sketch and Painting sessions.
Voting rights at League Member Business Meetings.
Eligibility to serve on the League’s Board of Control
Eligibility to apply for grants for League members.
Invitations to attend special events and exhibitions throughout the year.
Eligibility to exhibitions and news listed in the Members Newsletter.
The membership of The League is made up of longtime students and instructors at The League. Any student who has completed at least 210 hours of classes is eligible for membership. Members pay annual dues to maintain their status as active members. After 10 years as a member in good standing, members become life members, and dues are no longer required.
To become a member, a student must be proposed by a current member, seconded by two additional members, and voted in during the Members Business Meeting according to the procedure outlined below.
A student who wishes to apply for membership must have attended the League a minimum of 210 class hours. This is approximately:
The Art Students League of New York is governed by the Board of Control, which is annually elected by the membership. If you are a member in good standing of the League and are interested in serving on the League’s Board of Control, please contact Anastasia Gudko at firstname.lastname@example.org for the appropriate form.
When your form is received, a member of the Board of Control Search Committee will contact you to arrange for an opportunity for you to discuss your interests with a current Board member.
We thank you for your interest in serving The League through Board membership.