About Us


For more than 55 years, Americans for the Arts has been bringing people and organizations together through the arts. Today we serve more than 6,000 individuals representing over 1,500 organizations across the United States.

Our members are nonprofits and for-profits, government agencies and collectives, artists, consultants, students and educators. Our members work with visual and performing arts, adults and children, the business community, policymakers, and everyone in between.

When you join Americans for the Arts, you gain access not only to our research and information, but also to 6,000 professionals just like you who hold the key to a problem you’re facing now. Join today!


Membership at Americans for the Arts

Benefits of Membership

Sign up for conversation forums around focused topics like public art, arts education, and more.

Get discounts and exclusive access to digital learning.

Start receiving the Monthly Wire e-newsletter and digital version of the Arts Link magazine.  

Receive discounts on printed and digital publications. 

Nominate and vote on councils and awards and join networks. 

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Contact Us

Americans for the Arts
1000 Vermont Avenue NW, Sixth Floor
Washington, DC 20005

Phone: (202)371-2839

Email: membership@artsusa.org