Individual CAA membership is part of a professional commitment to excellence in scholarship, educational and professional development, advocacy, freedom of expression, diversity, and the highest ethical standards. The membership period is twelve months beginning the month after CAA receives the application and payment, expiring (but renewable) one year later. Individual memberships are not transferable.
See the list of benefits for individual members.
Institutional membership signifies a vital engagement with current scholarship, theory, criticism, education, and practice in the visual arts. The membership period is twelve months beginning the month after CAA receives the application and payment, expiring (but renewable) one year later. Institutional memberships are not transferable among departments, libraries, or museums within a college or university.
See the list of benefits for institutional members.
CAA welcomes as affiliated societies groups of art professionals and other organizations whose goals are generally consonant with those of CAA, with a view toward facilitating intercommunication and mutual enrichment.
Read more about benefits for affiliated societies.