Together we can strengthen our community, support artists across the nation and world, and change the way people think about art, sex, and sexuality.
Society Mission Objectives
The Art Activist Society will directly support the artistic community in a wide variety of ways. Increase the amount of grant funds the Festival can offer to artists Fund art projects and collaborations with other organizations Assist artists who cannot afford to ship or frame their accepted art Continue to provide time periods when the public can attend the Festival for free Keep art submission fees and sales commission rates low Continue publication of the Festival’s annual art catalog featuring all participating artists Maintain an expanding online artist gallery featuring all participating artists Reach broader audiences and expose more people to the Festival, its artists, and its mission Improve the quality and impact of the Festival each year
Join the Society
All Society members enjoy benefits such tickets to Festival events, VIP entry and rewards, a special members-only party, discounts to workshops, and more. Higher membership levels receive benefits such as lunch with the visual art jury, invitation to attend performance rehearsal, and a custom art tour at the Festival. Be part of bringing the Festival to life, and making this year our biggest and best yet. Membership is annual. There are two ways to join.
Call us at 206-274-4525 and we will arrange your membership over the phone.
All Levels Include:
- Admission(s) to the Art Activist Society Black Tie Affair, an elegant fundraiser for the Festival and annual launch of the member program, with wine, hors d’oeuvres, performances, and opportunity to pre-purchase visual art.
- Invitation for you to attend exclusive Artist Showcases that are lectures and meet & greets with Festival Artists. (Scheduled throughout the year.
- Admission(s) to the Festival on either Friday OR Saturday with perks of free parking and express entry.
- Admission(s) on Sunday of the Festival.
- Your name on the “Thank you to our Sponsors” page on the Festival website (optional).
- Invitation(s) to attend exclusive “Hard Hat Opening” and Artist Reception.
- Invitation(s) to attend a yearly vision meeting to give input that will help shape the coming year of the Festival.
- Voting on Masters of Erotic Art nominees.
- Art Activist tour on Friday or Saturday with Key Festival Staff.
Specific Membership Perks and Rewards:
- Entrance to the Festival on either Friday or Saturday, with free parking and express entry, and admission to the Festival on Sunday.
- Invitation to quarterly Artist Showcases. Quarterly invitation for you to attend exclusive Art Activist Society events, curated by our Festival Director.
- One ticket to the Black Tie Affair. One admission to the Art Activist Society’s Black Tie Affair, an elegant fundraiser for the Festival and annual launch of the member program, complete with wine, hors d’oeuvres, performances and opportunity to pre-purchase visual art.
- Invitation to the Hard Hat Reception. Invitation to attend a private Artist Reception preceding the Festival: a unique opportunity to mingle with the exhibiting artists and preview some of their work.
- Inclusion in a scheduled Art Activist tour at the Festival with key Festival staff.
- Masters of Erotic Art. Cast your votes for the upcoming nominees for this special honor.
- The SEAF vision. Invitation to attend a yearly vision meeting to give input that will help shape the coming year of the Festival.
- Thank you. Your name on the “Thank you to our Sponsors” page on the Festival website (optional).
Advocate Plus, $500+
All of the benefits of an Advocate membership, doubled; two of everything! Perfect for sharing with a partner or friend.
All the benefits of an Advocate Plus membership, plus the following additions:
- VIP Festival passes also include access to exclusive lounge and bar, reserved seating, and more.
- Sunday at the Festival. Four tickets total.
- Additional invitation to quarterly Artist Showcases (three invitations total).
- Share drinks & a private conversation with the Featured Artist before each Artist Showcase. (Advance notice required.)
- Two tickets to the Festival’s Launch Party: a night of music, dancing, performances and more to celebrate the launch of Festival ticket sales. (VIP access, when available.)
- Custom art tour at the Festival with Key Festival Staff, to be scheduled at your lesiure.
- Invitation for two to attend a performance rehearsal, where you will enjoy a sneak peek of the performances for Festival as well as a meet and greet opportunity with our Performance Director.
- Seduction. Admission for two to Halloween Seduction, Seattle’s sexiest Halloween Party, featuring amazing music, dazzling performances, hand-picked visual art, and more.
All the benefits of Activist membership, made deluxe with the following additional benefits:
- Luxury VIP passes to the Festival (one pass for two people), which grants VIP entry for the entire Festival weekend and exclusive benefits of early entry to preview and purchase art, 2 nights in the host hotel, express entry to Festival, reserved parking, reserved seating, access to exclusive lounge and bar, unique gift bag, and much more.
- Lunch for two with the visual art jury when they take a break from the jury process.
- Admission for two to the Annual Foundation Fundraiser.