The peak body protecting and promoting the Australian visual arts sector

Premium & Premium Plus

NAVA Premium and Premium Plus members directly contribute to NAVA's ongoing campaigns and get access to a range of exclusive benefits.

Premium

Option to pay monthly or annually

Premium

This membership joins you into the art community either as an arts professional or someone who loves the arts. It provides inside news about what’s happening in the sector nationally and access to expert advice and a range of professional development tools and career opportunities.


Benefits

  • Campaigns - NAVA membership fees directly contribute to NAVA’s ongoing campaigns on behalf of our sector including artists’ fees, protecting artists’ copyright and art education. We welcome input and participation from our members.
  • Code of Practice - a comprehensive guide to best practice standards for artists’ fees, gallery representation, residencies, tax, insurance and artists’ rights.
  • Discounts - show your NAVA Membership card to receive discounted entry to paying exhibitions at most major galleries and museums in Australia. NAVA Members also receive discounted subscriptions for magazines, and reduced rates for NAVA Online Courses and other programs.
  • Grants - NAVA offers a wide range of grant programs for artists, arts writers and curators at all stages of your careers.
  • Guides - factsheets, templates and checklists covering a range of topics including grant writing, taxation, business skills, promoting your work and more.
  • Noticeboard - members can browse through, or post their own notices for upcoming exhibitions and events, as well as funding and job opportunities from around Australia and internationally. Members can also promote themselves on our Business Services Directory.
  • Career Advisory Sessions - NAVA runs forums around Australia on making a career in the arts.
  • Art Wires - monthly enewsletter.
  • Access to transit and exhibition insurance for your artwork.
  • Information & Advice - over the phone and via email nava@visualarts.net.au
  • Assistance with Disputes.
  • Voting Rights.

Premium Plus

Includes insurance

Premium Plus

As a professional artist or arts worker, you may be required to have certain types of insurance to undertake projects, work on certain premises or teach in a range of capacities.

This membership includes all of the above benefits, and offers you 7 types of heavily discounted insurance plus all the other Premium membership entitlements. It is exclusively available for professional visual artists, curators, installers, registrars, conservators and arts administrators.

PP insurance

Premium & Premium Plus