We are in search of members of the Jay STreet Gallery as Exhibiting Artists, Community Members, & Patrons of the Arts-there is a membership level for everyone!  We encourage every member to be an active part of the gallery according to their talents and availability.  All income helps to support the gallery directly!  Help us keep an independent arts venue alive and growing so we can have more open hours, and more interaction with the public, and with you!

All memberships may be paid in installments!  Anyone who would like to be a part of the gallery by coming out and being involved is welcome to participate.  We have members sitting the gallery during our open hours, helping to hang shows, hosting openings, offering to hold free classes, and to have film festivals!  Don’t forget there’s always the drum circle every Wednesday night from 7-9 pm!  We’re hoping to make this grow and provide all kinds of creative opportunities for you.

Exhibiting Artist- This level is for those visual artists who’s work is ready to be exhibited on a regular basis, and would like to take advantage of the 3 member shows offered every year as well as other opportunities to enter themed shows.  $100 annual Dues.

  • May show in 3 annual member shows.
  • 30% off hanging fee for other open call shows
  • 10% Commission Fee (instead of 20%)
  • Link to Artist Home Webpage and page on JSG Website.
  • 10% off of purchase of art work in the gallery by other artists.
  • Advance notice of all events & workshops at & hosted by the Gallery, some offered to members for free.
  • Opportunity to hold open air displays during Gallery Sitting hours!
  • May display promotional materials regarding their participation in arts events.

Community Member-this level of membership is for those people who may or may not be visual artists and want to be involved in the gallery, as well as those artists not quite ready to commit to producing work on a regular basis, but that are interested in showing work at a reduced cost and want to be part of the community of artists.  $50 Annual Dues.

  • 30% off hanging fee for open call shows
  • 10% Commission Fee
  • 10% off of purchase of art work in the gallery.
  • Advance notice of all events & workshops at and hosted by the Gallery.
  • Opportunity to hold open air displays during Gallery Sitting hours!

Official Patron of the Arts- $100 minimum Donation.

  • 10% off of purchase of art work in the gallery.
  • Member’s Show dedicated to Patron on promotional materials!
  • Advance notice of all events & workshops hosted by the Gallery and free admission to most events.
  • Undying gratitude of all the artists, recognition on programs of events!

If you are interested in joining please fill out come in and fill out  a membership form and return it with a check made out to    Ted  Boburka (all $ goes to help pay the rent for the gallery, provide promotional materials,  and to update the gallery as needed)  located at Jay STreet Gallery  163 Jay Street, Schenectady, NY 12307