Three different ways to join in…

ONE: subscribe…

Want to keep up to date with what’s happening in participatory arts? Become a Subscriber and receive our monthly newsletter. It’s completely free and you can sign up here.

 

or TWO: associate…

If you’re keen to share and learn from one another’s experience, then become an Associate and enjoy the following benefits:

  • AWA Associate logo to enhance your profile and promote the network
  • Bi-monthly Partners and Associates Update to keep you fully connected with AWA activities and plans
  • Monthly newsletter to which you can contribute content
  • Blog opportunities in News & Views on our website 
  • Annual Gathering to debate, develop and deliver our mission: better participatory arts. Our inaugural Gathering takes place on 27 January 2020 at Royal Liverpool Philharmonic.

Associates make an annual financial contribution to shared network costs on a sliding scale:

  • Organisations/networks: £150
  • Individual artists: £25
  • Other individuals: £75

Please note that if you join from October onwards, you pay 50% of the relevant contribution for that financial year and from December onwards, you can also choose to join for the following year with no cost for the current year.

 

or THREE: partner…

And if you’ve a strategic interest in participatory arts and want to play the fullest part in ArtWorks Alliance, become a Partner in collectively and collaboratively making the network work. These are the benefits:

  • AWA Partner logo to enhance your profile and promote the network
  • Listing as a partner on our website and newsletter
  • Forum meetings to plan and report on AWA work activities – and also to network more widely
  • Work activities and assets to generate, support and use – however you want to contribute and benefit
  • Bi-monthly Partners and Associates Update to keep you fully connected with AWA activities and plans
  • Monthly newsletter to which you can contribute content
  • Blog opportunities in News & Views on our website plus sharing your updates if you champion a work activity 
  • Licence to re-distribute newsletter and website content
  • Internal partner JISCMail group for information sharing and knowledge exchange
  • Annual Gathering to debate, develop and deliver our mission: better participatory arts. Our inaugural Gathering takes place on 27 January 2020 at Royal Liverpool Philharmonic.

Partners make an annual financial contribution to shared network costs on a sliding scale:

  • Organisations/networks > £500k turnover: £250
  • Organisations/networks < £500k turnover: £175

Please note that if you join from October onwards, you pay 50% of the relevant contribution for that financial year and from December onwards, can also choose to join for the following year with no cost for the current year.

 

Thinking about becoming a Partner or Associate and want to know more?

Contact Mary Schwarz, Secretariat on 07717 097429 or complete the online Joining in form. 

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