The Art Society Africa was founded in 2011 with the objective
of promoting the art and practice of painting in all media
to complement the Watercolour Soicety Africa (which was founded
We are dedicated to promoting the awareness and appreciation
of art in all media, and to provide our members of all levels
of ability opportunities and venues for participation, education,
fellowship, and exhibitions.
We are an exciting and growing organization and we invite
all with an interest in art and painting from novice to professional
to join us.
There are three levels of membership.
Ordinary Member is our entry-level membership and New Signature
Member is our second tier level achieved by having paintings
accepted into ASA juried New Signature exhibitions.
Our third level of membership is the sought after Associateship,
which is earned by having ten points earned by having paintings
accepted for Open exhibitions. The member earns the privilege
of using the AASA letters after their name.
The highest level is Higher Associateship, when the member
earns the privilege of using the letters HAASA after their
As a member of the ASA you are entitled to:
ASA sponsored exhibits, both juried and open
networking opportunities with other watercolourists
in ASA workshops, demonstrations, and events
a discount on most Demos and Workshops
in branch events
the Aquarelle newsletter
an ASA gallery page at a nominal fee
as a volunteer helping to make the society the best it can
our sister society, Watercolour Society Africa at a 50% discount
of the annual fee
Our membership dues are R 340 annually which runs from January
1 to December 31.
New members can join at anytime during the year and pay a
pro rata membership fee.
also be given the option of joining the long-established Watercolour
Society Africa at a 50% discount on the annual fee.
Please also consider volunteering to serve on a branch committee
or assisting at selections or hanging of exhibitions. You
will find this interaction with other members very enjoyable
HERE TO GO TO OUR MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION FORM
the Watercolour Society Africa