Memberships

Since 1991 we have offered memberships to the community, businesses, artists and students.

Membership: $45

Our Members enjoy an expanded array of benefits.

  • Center for the Creative Arts discounted rental fee for private events*
  • Inclusion in the SOBA Website Artist Registry
  • Artist member networking events
  • Discounted fees for Center for Creative Arts classes and workshops
  • Post your exhibits on SOBA website and they will also appear in the SOBA Newsletter
  • SOBA Newsletter

* Discounted fee and rental subject to availability

Artist Membership: $125

SOBA’s exhibiting members work in a broad variety of art forms. Painting, Collage, photography, print making, jewelry design and sculpture and more, all have a place in our organization. Artists’ members enjoy an expanded array of benefits.

(includes general $45 membership fee)

  • Center for the Creative Arts discounted rental fee for private events*
  • Inclusion in the SOBA Website Artist Registry
  • Opportunity to be selected as “Artist of the Month” feature on SOBA website
  • Artist member networking events
  • Notification of special opportunities for artists
  • Opportunity to exhibit in member-only art exhibitions (up to 2 pieces per show, see “display guidelines”)
  • Discounted fees for Center for Creative Arts classes and workshops
  • Post your exhibits on SOBA website and they will also appear in the SOBA Newsletter
  • Opportunity to sell artwork through the SOBA Gallery and website (The artist receives 65% and SOBA receives
  • 35% of all sales.)
  • SOBA Newsletter
  • Required gallery sitting obligations (Full SOBA Artist Member Guidelines can be found here.) You may opt out of sitting for a fee of $100 (limited availability).

* Discounted fee and rental subject to availability

Friends of SOBA Membership: Varies

SOBA is dedicated to providing venues and education in all genres of visual arts. We offer engaging programs for all ages, including the exhibits, arts-in-education programs, youth summer arts enrichment classes and more. Become a member today and your 100% tax-deductible contribution will continue to help SOBA be the heART of the Lowcountry.

  • Center for the Creative Arts discounted rental fee for private events*
  • Member preview days for major exhibitions
  • Invitation to private member events
  • SOBA Newsletter
  • Discounted fees for Center for Creative Arts classes and workshops

* Discounted fee and rental subject to availability

Support the heART of the Lowcountry – get a membership with SOBA!

Become a Member