New member screening

Membership into the Associated Artists of Pittsburgh can be obtained through a juried process.  Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and live or maintain a studio within a 150-mile radius of Pittsburgh. New Members join through a new member screening or the Annual Exhibition. The Associated Artists of Pittsburgh holds new member screenings at least once a year. For the new member screening, artists can submit 3-5 works of art, artist statement, resume/C.V., and website for consideration. For the Annual Exhibition, artists can submit only one work of art.  Artists must pay a fee for either process.

spring 2018 new member screening

From March 1 - 25, 2018, the Associated Artists of Pittsburgh opened their New Member Screening. The application process was an online-only submission process.

2018 Selection panel

 The 2018 panel consists of seven jurors: three AAP members, three external jurors from the Pittsburgh region that represent a diverse range of professional backgrounds in the arts, and one external juror from outside of the region.

New member exhibition

After the screening process, the new member work is featured in an Associated Artists of Pittsburgh exhibition.