Join the NEWAA Family

What do you get from joining the NEWAA family? You get to be part of a community that celebrates and uplifts you. A community that has your back. A community that is successful when you are. A community that cares.

Get Discovered

NEWAA cultivates opportunities for discovery, recognition and growth, where the value of the artist is celebrated. We understand the needs of artists, arts educators, and arts organizations, and are here to help you thrive.

In addition to shining a spotlight on each artist and arts entity we represent, we connect our members to valuable community resources. We also provide a conduit to encourage access, participation, and collaboration within the vast creative community in Northeast Wisconsin.

Get Showcased

Being listed in our multi-category online directory is only the beginning. Showcase your art, music, digital graphics, video clips and more with your own branded resource page linking site visitors to all channels. Share your personal vision, artist statement, vitae, and work samples with the opportunity to update visuals, audio and other links as you wish.

Interested searchers will be able to directly connect with you for art purchases, custom commissions, performance bookings, public art projects, special events, artist-in-residence programs, patronage and beyond.

Get Connected

As a member, you also benefit from connection to NEWAA’s vast (10K+) organic network, expansive internet reach, website SEO, email list, and social media channels: Facebook (page and members-only group), Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, and LinkedIn).

NEWAA connects you to meaningful opportunities to sell, showcase and express your art. This gives you broad visibility, allowing you to focus more time on creating and less on marketing and promotion.

Get Referred

NEWAA members also have connection to our referral network where recommendations are made linking artists to opportunities. As we get to know you and your art, we are better able to refer you to our clients. Having your information and work samples at our fingertips brings new possibilities your way.

Get Celebrated

Membership with NEWAA celebrates YOU while bringing and more art into more people’s lives. Join today and be part of a growing arts & culture ecosystem where artists are discovered, showcased, supported, encouraged, and respected throughout Northeast Wisconsin.

Get Supported

Getting recognized as an artist can be daunting. Successful pursuit of creative endeavors can often seen elusive. Your NEWAA family is here to lift you up when you need us and applaud you when a celebration is in order. Helping you thrive is our passion.

And Get Much More!

As part of the NEWAA community, you benefit from our passionate efforts to advocate for artists, share valuable resources, and highlight opportunities. We understand your challenges and needs. Count on us to be your unwavering champion and passionate ambassador throughout your creative journey.


What Our Members Say

Becoming a member validates the importance and enthusiasm for supporting the arts. The enrichment the arts offer us as individuals and its ability to expand how we think as a community is a beautiful extension of what and who we can aspire to be. In art anything is possible. In life everything is possible!!!

– Christine Walsh

Big thank you to NEWAA. Just signed my first contract to illustrate a children's book. Author found me through NEWAA!

– Terri Einer

Love how NEWAA is promoting its members and love the new website. Kudos!

– Frank Juarez, Artdose Art Guide