Artist Member Resources

Artist Membership Opportunities

Requirements for class submission to Store, Website and Social Media.

1. Artist is responsible for all content including date, times, description, artwork /images, what is included and or excluded in price as well as the price to be charged the student. 

2. Artist is responsible for verifying information is correct on event calendar, blog posts, shopping cart, and social media. 

Notes on Web Management

sharing on FB, Twitter, Instagram

Select image to use from website post to FB and Twitter.

( Outline below is for discussion only)

The 550 Gallery and Artists has 2 General services, Studio time and space and Marketing.

Studio Levels

  1. Full time shared studios 
  2. Part time shared space 

Both plans contain access to studio equipment 

Marketing services

  1. Website – Mini site for each artist including Artist bio, profile picture or image of your work.
    1. Online store – For approved pieces, we will photograph and place them on the online store linked to the artists’ pages and the general pages
  2. Gift Store  – Opportunity to show and sell your work in our store. Due to limited space, you can submit your art for review and a chance to be placed there.
  3. Occasional Member Gallery Opening. 
  4. Marketing help in social media. We will have seminars on how to use social media to expand your business,

Associate Members (unlimited)

Artist bio in our Connecticut artist online directory. 

The ability to rent studio space for classes or demonstrations

Professional lite ( limit 20 members 20 hours studio time)

Artist bio in our Connecticut artist online directory. 

The ability to rent studio space for classes, demonstrations or events 

Shared studio space  

Professional ( 5 total )

Artist bio in our Connecticut artist online directory. 

The ability to rent studio space for classes, demonstrations or events 

Shared studio space   / Private studio space

Emeritus

Emma Byrne

Carol Marti