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The Arts Alliance is a county-wide organization that works to create an environment where arts, culture and creativity can flourish and be accessible to all. We serve as Washtenaw County’s arts & creative industries backbone organization, helping nonprofit arts & cultural organizations, creative businesses and creative individuals do what they do best: produce great, creative work, celebrate our cultural richness and ensure that our region remains a great place to create, live, work, learn, play and visit!

You have an opportunity to partner with many other creative individuals, businesses and allies in Washtenaw County to express and support the importance of arts and creative industries in our community by becoming a member of The Arts Alliance. A strong community of members like you keep this vital creative sector alive and thriving.

Membership with The Arts Alliance comes with the following great benefits:Become a member of The Arts Alliance Member and receive:

  • A standard listing in the  Annual Arts & Creative Industries Guide* (+32,000 distributed).
  • An opportunity to upgrade to an Enhanced Listing for only $150! Includes a listing with your logo, an image, caption and quote.
  • Priority event listing and special member-only promotional/advertising opportunities featured in our bi-weekly arts & creative industries newsletter (3,700+ subscribers).
  • Recognition on our new website!
  • Discounts on advertising in our Annual Arts & Creative Industries Guide (up to a $400 value!).
  • Discounts at ticketed events hosted by The Arts Alliance.
  • The knowledge that you are making a difference for Washtenaw County’s arts & creative industries.
*Ally members are also listed in the Annual Arts & Creative Industries Guide.

Creative Individuals

Individuals who work in the arts & creative industries producing works or products for consumption, sale and/or enjoyment.

Arts & Creative Industries Businesses – Are You on the List?

Nonprofit organizations and commercial businesses include:

  • Advertising
  • Architecture (all disciplines)
  • Art schools, art teachers, artists and agents
  • Creative technology: app design, game design, web design, etc.
  • Cultural and heritage
  • Design: game, graphic, industrial, interior and visual
  • Fashion, garment and textiles
  • Film, audio visual and broadcasting
  • Literary, publishing and print
  • Music and recording
  • Museums: art, cultural, heritage, history, science, etc.
  • Science & nature centers
  • Performing arts: dance, music, interdisciplinary, theater, etc.
  • Visual Arts: painting, sculpting, photography, crafts

Ally Individuals

Individuals who value the significance of the arts and creative industries in our community and support the cause to advocate for and promote arts, culture, and creativity in Washtenaw County.

Ally Businesses

Businesses who value the significance of the art & creative industries in our community and support the cause to advocate for and promote arts, culture and creativity in Washtenaw County.