Membership is open to all. ​View the information below regarding membership benefits, pricing, as well as sign up to join as a member. Your dues payment provides you with membership for 12 months. Your next dues payment will be due exactly one year from your first day of payment, and you will receive an email reminder notifying you of when it is time to renew.

Join Our Creative Community

$18 / ANNUALLY (UP TO AGE 26)

Student Annual Membership

$144 / ANNUALLY (8X CHAI)

Sustaining Membership

$72 / ANNUALLY (4X CHAI)

Supporting Membership

$54 / ANNUALLY (3X CHAI)

Encouraging Membership

$36 / annually (1x chai)

Adult Annual Membership

TJAA is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, and membership may be considered tax deductible. If you are having financial difficulties and cannot afford dues, TJAA has a "no questions asked membership policy." Contact info@texasjewisharts.org to request a complimentary membership. If you are joining as an Encouraging, Supporting, or Sustaining member, your name may be listed in a special section on our "Donate" Page. If you do not want your name listed, please contact info@texasjewisharts.org to opt out.

Become an Arts Association Member

  • Exhibition and performance opportunities
  • Publicity, including a Member Page on this website displaying your work with a link to your website and/or your contact information
  • Monthly Newsletter with upcoming TJAA and Member events and art community links
  • Socialize and grow your network of like-minded people
  • Tap into the expertise of the Texas Jewish Arts professionals
  • Education and skill enhancement through lectures, critiques, and workshops
  • Artist discussions and explanations
  • Attend art exhibit tours
  • Opportunities to meet local and national artists through lectures, exhibits and demos
  • Attend classes and lectures pertaining to the history of art and symbology in Judaism connecting the past with the future
  • Access to Music, Dance, Art Therapy
  • Outreach resources for Jewish art teachers and students and opportunities for Jewish youth and Jewish schools to exhibit their work (middle and high school students)
  • Participate in an intellectual 'Eruv,' a place to interact with the Jewish community and within traditional Jewish values
  • Membership is open to all

Membership Benefits

perks of joining our community

​Visit our Member Directory to learn more  about our members and their specialized mediums. Interested in working with someone more directly or commissioning them for a creative project? Find their member profile, then get in contact using the special requests form on their page!

Our Member Directory

tjaa's community of creatives

Choreographer, Dancer & Visual Artist

Alexandra Farber Light

“I consider the breadth of my work to incorporate yet extend beyond my role as a ‘ballerina’ and I’m actively engaged in study and creation. When I’m not moving my body, I find inspiration and meditation through visual arts practices including mixed-media, assemblage, photography, painting, fabric art, and more. All of these outlets feed the abstract, narrative, and abstract narrative dance works I create.”

Abstract Painting

Stefanie Held

“From the beginning, my life has been immersed in the arts. As a child of a prolific and accomplished painter, my early years were spent accompanying my father to art school while my mother financially supported our family. As I grew up, I was surrounded by my father’s impassioned pursuit of the arts. Creativity runs through my veins and influences most aspects of my life.”

Fused & Stained Glass, Figurative & Abstract Sculpture

Nan Phillips

“My background as a sculptor and my love for working three dimensionally led me to create sculptural fused glass artwork using controlled kiln work. I enjoy being able to turn hard, flat sheets of glass into beautiful flowing forms and textures. My Judaic artwork is an extension and expression of the beauty of my deep-seated heritage.”

Acrylic Fluid Painting

Kim Kort

“Art has always been a part of my life in some form. Ever since early childhood, art has been a way to express fears, desires, misunderstandings, and share my view of our beautiful world. Every day is a new discovery of colors, shapes, and beauty. The world has always been a canvas for me, and I express my views through acrylic fluid art movement.”

inspiration from our tjaa members

Open to members, as well as our community to learn more about arts education and practice.

community education

Perfect for our members to exhibit their artwork, performances, or other mediums of expression.

exhibitions & showcases

We invite you to join us for our upcoming exhibitions and community events! A majority of our events are specifically for our members, but occasionally we'll have dates open to the public to join us to learn more about our work in the community. Join us for opportunities that get your creative juices flowing!

Join Us For Our Community Events

our events calendar

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