Membership and Donations

Make a Donation:

To make a one-time donation to the Association for Public Art, click on the “donate” button below. Donations of $25 or more will be given a complimentary membership to the aPA, valid through October 2014.

Become a Member:

Why Join?

The Association for Public Art is a nonprofit organization, and its work is supported by its membership, by the generous gifts of individuals, and by special grants. Members of the Association help support a tradition of public art excellence.

Member Benefits:

Members receive invitations to the Association for Public Art’s Annual Meetings, which feature distinguished guest speakers such as sculptor Janet Echelman (2011), new media artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer (2010), and artist Mark di Suvero (2007); notices of symposia, special events, and publications of interest; and invitations to special receptions and dedications. Membership dues and contributions are tax-deductible.

Membership levels:

Individual $25
Family $35
Contributing $50
Fine Arts $100
Conservation Society $1000

How to join:

Membership to the Association for Public Art is renewed on an annual basis (November 1–October 31). Contributions are tax-deductible and a receipt will be sent acknowledging your contribution.

By Mail:

Checks may be made to “Association for Public Art” and mailed to:

Association for Public Art
1528 Walnut Street, Suite 1000
Philadelphia, PA 19102-3627


Membership purchases and donations of any amount can be made online using a credit card. Please note that online donations/memberships are routed through Paypal. Click here to become a member.