Be Smart About Art

Become a Member!


WATCH THIS VIDEO THAT TAKES YOU THROUGH ONLINE MEMBER BENEFITS (relevant to individuals around the globe!):

Are you a professional in the art world?
Are you committed to your practice as an artist, curator or other professional in the industry?

Take your career to the next level, to develop your creative practice and develop as a professional, with #besmartaboutart Membership.

Ranging from audio recordings of the Monthly Talk Programme to a database of art prizes, and from discounts to professional development events (including online attendance) to essential checklists for you to use, our online resources provide benefits to individuals around the globe.

"It just gets better and better! Always useful, interesting and inspiring!"

-Melodie Cook, Portrait Artist @melodie_cook


--> Via the Members Gateway aka "Art Resources" 

+ You will have a Personal Profile with links to your website and social media profiles.

+ Replays of #artworldtoday webinars

+ Monthly live Q+A session with Susan Mumford OR a Creative Specialist (replay available afterwards)

+ 'Art Resources' Databases:
Guidelines, checklists and templates for your practice
Art and Artist fairs
Art prizes / Open submission shows
Galleries and spaces to hire
Artist studios
Residencies & Fellowships
Funding bodies

-->Involvement in the active 'BSAA Members' FaceBook Group;

-->Discounted entry to ALL events including one to one mentoring, coaching & professional development

-->Free entry to #bsaaff Be Smart About Art First Fridays networking events (London + New York - the latter starting Nov 2015) 

JOIN US --> 

You have two payment options:

Cash-flow friendly Monthly Membership @ £9.95 a month.
Once you enter your details, we’ll take care of the monthly payment.  You can cancel your Membership anytime you like, and you won’t be charged a penny.

OR: Sort-it-in-advance Annual Membership @ £135, payable annually.
This is not automatically renewed, so you will be asked to submit payment info every 12 months to keep your subscription active. The BSAA Team will always endeavour to give you plenty of notice prior to your Membership expiring. You will not be charged if you decide to not renew for the next year.

Use our easy online form to signup.
Prefer to pay by bank transfer or cheque? Email a request to and we will manually process your Membership.

Any questions?
Don't hestitate to Contact Us, and we would be happy to help.

See you online soon!
--Susan and the Be Smart About Art Team