Artist Certification - Side Arts

Certification Membership

The right connections can elevate your creative practice to the next level!

Member Benefits

  • Certified Member information emailed to an exclusive list of 800+ art and craft gallerists, buyers, agents, and curators
  • Each client promoting a call for artists is sent a roster of current Certified Members
  • Help getting your information to the top of search engine results
  • Certified Members are reimbursed application fees* if they are selected for opportunities promoted by Side Arts
  • Promotion on Side Arts’ Instagram

Certified Member Qualifications

Membership requires that you:

  • Show a recent body of recent work. Resume or CV gives evidence of creative work within the past three years
  • Provide evidence of social media and/or email marketing usage for creative work within the last year
  • Are at least 18 years of age

Annual membership is $49.95. (Less than $5 per month.)

The Certification Membership is valid for a period of 12 months. Commercial artists, who work for companies rather than themselves, are required to provide examples of their personal art.

*Application fees only (booth, vendor, and residency fees not included as well as opportunities which accept all applicants). Notify Side Arts if selected for an opportunity at mail@sidearts.com. Reimbursement pending confirmation by the client within 60 days.

Disciplines Supported

Side Arts welcomes visual artists and crafters in the following disciplines:

  • Ceramics and Glass Arts
  • Digital Art
  • Drawing and Painting
  • Fiber Arts
  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration
  • Metal and Jewelry Arts
  • Mixed Media / Multidisciplinary
  • Paper Arts
  • Photography
  • Printmaking
  • Sculpture
  • Woodworking

Application