THE OLDEST ART ASSOCIATION IN GEORGIA
The Association of artists and patrons has been continually in existence since 1920
when a group of Savannah ladies led by Mrs. Mills B. Lane began meeting in their
homes. Thanks to members' dedication over the years it has continued to thrive.
What does membership in SAA get you?
Community: A network of artists of different media with different levels of experience. We teach each other!
Free Gallery Space: SAA members exhibit and sell at the Savannah/Hilton Head Airport Art Gallery, Atlantic Foot & Ankle, Pace Lighting Gallery on Chatham Parkway in Savannah.
SAA Art Gallery (Early 2016).
Website: Members may use SAA website to display their works online & have a link to their personal website or webpage.
Free booth at First Saturdays on the River.
Annual Plein air paint out event.
Workshops by nationally known instructors.
Playshops led by SAA members sharing their expertise.
Educational general membership meeting programs.
Newsletter sent bi-monthly, Brushstrokes, includes an "SAA Artist of the Month". Members may advertise free.
Shows Local venues such as TA CA Restaurant and Oatland Island.
Community service like High School Competition, installation & reception at the Jepson Museum, and the Children's Holiday playshop at Oglethorpe Mall.
Group Plein Air painting, sketching or photographing our lovely city.
General membership meetings are monthly, except for June, July and August. A calendar, available online and mailed to members, lists meetings, events and other SAA news. Annual dues are $50 artist, $75 family and $25 student.
We cordially invite you to join or renew your SAA membership today!
The Savannah Art Association will promote a community awareness and appreciation of the visual arts in the Savannah area. It will encourage local artists to show and study the arts. The Association will conduct art exhibitions, workshops, classes, will operate its own gallery and will engage in other appropriate activities that will help accomplish its mission.
It shall operate as a non-profit corporation, registered in the State of Georgia and certified as a 501(c) (3) tax-exempt, non-profit corporation by the Internal Revenue Service.