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Member Benefits

Arts Council membership has its benefits! GPAC provides a large variety of discounts and services to support our members' artistic work and arts-going pleasure.

Organizations Benefits for nonprofit Cultural Organizations only - JOIN

Artists Benefits for Independent Artists only - JOIN

(Benefits without a "bubble" symbol are available to ALL members!)



  • Liability Insurance

    Affordable liability insurance tailored specifically to your artistic discipline and needs, available through GPAC's partnership with Fractured Atlas.


  • Workshops and Training

    GPAC workshops and events are always discounted or free for members.

  • Online Courses

    Learn on demand with online courses from Fractured U through GPAC's partnership with Fractured Atlas.

  • Resources

    Find information and assistance in our comprehensive resource list.


  • Pittsburgh Arts Community Database

    Make your marketing dollars and time work harder by joining the Pittsburgh Arts Community Database.

  • Pittsburgh is Art Events Listing

    Add your event to our online event calendar (470,000 annual views) and weekly Arts Pittsburgh Events Listing email blast (3,500 subscribers).

  • Offer Discounts

    Fill empty seats and reach new audiences by making offers in GPAC's weekly discount e-blast to members (850 subscribers).

  • Pittsburgh Artist Registry

    Create a profile on the Pittsburgh Artist Registry, a resource for promoting visual, literary, performing and multi-disciplinary artists living in southwestern PA.

  • Exhibition Opportunities

    "Art on the Walls" is a bi-annual, solo exhibition opportunity for visual artists in the greater Pittsburgh region.


  • Discounts on Arts Events

    Staff of member organizations and all individual members receive the weekly member discount email blast. Make sure you are on the list!  Email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

  • Discount on Art Supplies

    10% discount on purchases at Artist & Craftsman Supply, Squirrel Hill location only.

  • Discount on Dell Computers

    7% discount on Dell computers through the Employee/Member Purchase Program.

  • Discount on Payroll Services

    15% discount on payroll processing using Paychex®.

  • Discount on E-mail Marketing

    10% discount on annual fees and on setup and consultation fees for PatronMail®, an email marketing service provided by Patron Technology.

  • Discount on Online Class Registration

    Group buying power with significant discounts with the Staples Advantage program.

  • Fractured Atlas Discounts

    Access a long list of special discounts including show tickets, books, car rentals and more through the Fractured Atlas Open Arts Network.



Questions about member benefits? Contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , Manager of Membership at 412.391.2060 x 234.