Become a Member

Support the Arts. Express Yourself. Get out and Have Fun.

We rely on your financial support to make it all happen.

Plus+ your membership comes with some great perks!

Not sure if you’re a member? Check our current list of members and benefactors.

Choose Your Annual Membership Level

ALL MEMBERS receive:

  • New!  10% off workshops offered by our partner, the Seward Johnson Atelier
  • Invitations to members-only events & art show openings
  • Early access to events with limited tickets
  • Free admission to Art Movie Series
  • Free admission to ArtConnect Forum
  • Discounts to select HV Arts Council events
  • E-communications and updates about HV Arts Council activities
  • Eligibility to submit work to annual members art show

MEMBER ARTISTS (participating in ArtConnect) also receive:

  • Opportunities to exhibit and sell artwork at annual Members Show and other HV Arts Council-sponsored events and gallery locations
  • Posting of shows and art openings shared via social media
  • Notification when organizations are looking to hire artists across all creative disciplines
  • Opportunity to be considered as a speaker for ArtConnect Forum


  • Listing and website link on HV Arts Council website
  • Two (2) free tickets to each ArtConnect Forum


  • Keeps art a part of community events and happenings, like HV Come Outside and Play, Kids to Park Day, Pennington Day, and the art tent at community summer concerts;
  • Funds ArtConnect programs and intiatives to support and promote our local artists;
  • Contributes to annual art scholarships to HV Central High School seniors;
  • Supports the online art talks hosted by HV Arts Council and the Pennington Public Library;
  • Supports our community-wide celebrations including, The Amazing Pumpkin Carve, The Junkyard and the Color Fun Run!

The Hopewell Valley Arts Council is a 501 (c)(3) organization and your membership may be tax deductible. Please consult your tax advisor. Please note that a matching gift from your company will double the impact of your membership. Many local companies have matching gift plans (e.g. Merrill Lynch, Johnson & Johnson and Bristol-Myers Squibb.) Please let them know of your donation!