Robert-Dorizzi-Midland-Studios-2010-(1).jpgMAX Membership

$340 per year

MAX membership provides all the benefits of Artsource ACCESS and Artsource PLUS, but with an insurance package designed specifically for professional visual artists.

(Note that annual membership fees are tax deductible for practising professionals.)


  • Weekly ArtLines newsletter, containing grants, residencies, prizes, and awards for artists;
  • Weekly ArtLeads newsletter, containing employment opportunities for artists; 
  • Eligibility to apply for an artist studio;
  • Discounts to Artsource events, and industry discounts;
  • Artist Gallery website profile;
  • Eligibility for the ArtLease program;
  • Voting rights at the Annual General Meeting;
  • Insurance coverage.

The Insurance Covers

  • Public Liability $20,000,000;
  • Products Liability $20,000,000;
  • Personal Accident up to $1,000/week for one year;

Plus more.

CLICK HERE to read the policy wording documents and Max Membership and Insurance Guide.

Insurance coverage begins from the date members pay for their MAX Membership, assuming the member's application is accepted.

If you require proof of insurance within 48 business hours of your membership application, you can request a rush service, which incurs a fee of $55 (including GST). Please contact to request a rush service.


Applicants must:

  • Be a professional practising artist;
  • Be a resident or citizen of Australia;
  • Be registered as an Individual/ Sole Trader.

Applicants must provide:

  • Up to nine high quality images of their work, or a website or social media accounts which document their artistic practice;
  • An up-to-date artist CV, biography and artist statement;
  • An Australian Business Number (ABN) in your name;
  • A current email address.

Apply Now Online

  • CLICK HERE to apply for a MAX Membership with yearly payments.

Other Ways to Join:

If you require assistance with the membership application process, please call 08 9335 8366, and we will accomodate your needs.

Creating Your Online Artist Profile

PLUS and MAX members are able to build a public profile, upload images/videos, statement and biography to their own dedicated page on our website. Please e-mail if we can help. 

Submit Your Event or News Listing

PLUS and MAX members can list their upcoming events such as exhibitions and workshops in our online calendar: What's On: WA Arts. E-mail for assistance.

Alternatively, you may wish to join another membership category

  • ACCESS Membership opens the door to Artsource’s programs including studio rental, residencies, professional development and networking opportunities, visual arts information, as well as membership voting rights and discounts. 
  • PLUS Membership provides all the benefits of Artsource ACCESS plus a profile page on our website and income generating opportunities.