Member Application

Saranac Art Projects is accepting applications for membership!

SAP is a non-profit contemporary art cooperative, offering a venue for regional contemporary artists.

This membership includes a solo exhibition and group exhibition opportunities in the gallery space at 25 W Main Street, a vibrant section of downtown Spokane. This is a great opportunity for artists to experience a collaborative and supportive environment that encourages the development of contemporary art.

You must live in the surrounding region of Spokane WA. We welcome submissions from artists who live in Eastern Washington or North & Central Idaho, however you must be able to fulfill the requirements. Our priority is quality of the work and to represent artists of the Inland Northwest. If you live more than an hour away, we can figure it out!

Membership requirements are:

Monthly dues of $50 a month – dues go to rent and regular maintenance of the gallery
Commit to one year of participation
Gallery sitting (usually one 4 hour shift a month, sometimes more depending on need)
Monthly meetings (don’t have to attend ALL of the meetings, but at least one every three months)
Community outreach  (gallery talks, panels, events that correlate with your exhibition)
Participate in gallery maintenance and management  (members have assigned tasks that best suit their strengths, these tasks include PR, Website, Social Media, Gallery Maintenance, Bookkeeping, organization, etc..)

Only electronic application materials accepted. Please send all application materials to:

In the subject line of the email use the word “Submission”.
QUESTIONS? If you have questions, please use the word “Questions” in the subject line of your email.

Application should include:
Contact info: Name, phone, address, email
Current Artist Resume
Artist Statement
Statement of Interest (Why would like to join Saranac Art Projects?)
Portfolio (10 – 20 images of current work – with title, media, dimensions, year)

FILE or LINKS accepted:
Send PDF file with all images and information
Send a link to artist website (must include all info)
Send a link to shared drive (dropbox, google drive, oneDrive, etc)

How is your application reviewed? Your application will be reviewed by all members of Saranac Art Projects and voted upon. All members vote.