Guildhouse
Membership

Limber Up Mentorship: James Dean and Lisa King at Lisa’s studio, 2015. Photograph Jonathan VDK. 

Become a Guildhouse Member

Accredited Membership
$290 p/yr

Perfect for artists, craftspeople, designers, curators, arts workers and installers who need insurance and want all the benefits of being a Guildhouse Member. Applications are reviewed monthly and require demonstrable experience in your field by supplying an artist statement, bio, CV and 8 high-quality images of your work.

Accredited Membership Includes:

  • Tailor-made Insurance package
  • Eligible for Guildhouse programs
  • One-on-one Advice Bank sessions
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Free or discounted entry to INFORM, reVision and other Guildhouse events
  • eBulletins and eFlyers full of sector news
  • Access to Member content on the Guildhouse website
  • Partner discounts
Application Deadlines
Please be aware that we review applications for Accredited and Allied Memberships once every month.

Our 2022 Membership Deadlines are:

Monday 31 January
Tuesday 22 February
Tuesday 29 March
Tuesday 26 April
Tuesday 31 May
Tuesday 28 June
Tuesday 26 July
Tuesday 30 August
Tuesday 27 September
Tuesday 25 October
Tuesday 29 November

December: There is no application round in December. Fast Track applications only.

Your application can be Fast Tracked for a $20.00 administrative fee. Call us on 08 8410 1822 to organise your Fast Track payment.

Application Requirements

The following documents are required as part of your application:

  • A Professional Artist Statement and Bio: You should outline your influences, inspirations, material details and subject matter and summarise your formal qualifications, professional experience and/or significant career highlights.
  • A CV / Resume: Please upload a PDF of your CV / Resume pertaining to your practice. For assistance with your CV/Resume we have an Artist Toolkit which you can find here.
  • 8 Images of your work: Images should be of a professional quality and should illustrate the breadth of your selected practice. Images should only be a maximum 2MB in size.
Community Membership
$98 p/yr

Perfect for practising and for non-practicing members interested in accessing Guildhouse programs/services and staying up to date with the sector and engaging with our community. This membership includes the core benefits of the Accredited membership, without our tailor-made insurance package.

Community Membership Includes:

  • Eligible for Guildhouse programs
  • One-on-one Advice Bank sessions
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Free or discounted entry to INFORM, reVision and other Guildhouse events
  • eBulletins and eFlyers full of sector news
  • Access to Member content on the Guildhouse website
  • Partner discounts

Student Membership
FREE for the duration of higher study

For students enrolled at secondary, tertiary or postgraduate level. A valid Student ID is required.

Student Membership Includes:

  • Being part of an iconic artistic community
  • Networking opportunities
  • eBulletins and eFlyers full of sector news and events
  • Access to Member content on the Guildhouse website
  • Partner discounts
Folio
$100 joining fee

Folio is a curated platform featuring profiles of South Australian artists, craftspeople and designers.

How Folio works for you:

  • Having a Folio profile is a fantastic opportunity to share your work online and reach new audiences.
  • Guildhouse uses Google Ads to optimise key words to drive traffic to your Folio profile via our website.
  • Guildhouse actively promotes Folio members and builds exposure for featured practitioners through the facilitation of external projects and commissions.