The Live Art Local Affiliate Artist scheme run via Sticks Contemporary, aims to support artists in developing their practice and provide them with professional development opportunities.
Affiliate Artists can:
Enter all our call outs for FREE;
Have priority access to apply for paid opportunities that we can offer from time-to-time;
Have free use of our pop up, SPACE, a place for Art, Experimentation, and Creation, this is currently hosting a series of artist-initiated residencies;
Students, Silver, and Gold members have the opportunity to meet with a Culture at Work, RD1st Accredited Artists' Coach for FREE to develop their practice (the number of these meetings is dependent on your membership type, and reduced cost sessions are offered after the free sessions have been used). These sessions are worth between £100-£150 depending on membership;
Attend various artist events for FREE or at a much lower cost than the standard ticket price (for example, in 2018 our Affiliate Artists had the opportunity to attend the FLAM conference for £5 as opposed to £30).
Simply select your preferred option below and sign up! You can cancel at any time (via paypal) and payments will stop immediately. You have access to all we have to offer from the moment you join us (excluding coaching, which can be accessed after your trial period) and we have an option suitable for everyone!
To join simply click your desired plan, confirm your subscription via paypal and you will be allocated membership status based on your plan.
After completing payment you may be redirected to http://affiliatedartists.sticksgallery.co.uk but still unable to access most of the content. Once we are aware of your membership we will grant you immediate access and notify you via email. Please click on the link in this email and then login to the site to access all the hidden content aimed at your membership level.
Our SILVER option is currently FREE for the first 2 months with no payment being taken until the end of this period. For example if you started your membership on the 10th Feb you would not pay anything until the 10th April.
If you chose the "GOLD" option and need a website set up for you we can do this for a one-off fee of £150, all hosting and the domain is part of your plan, your domain name will be in the form
the site uses a CMS where you can regularly update your information and work. For more information please contact " firstname.lastname@example.org"
To purchase please choose the "Gold" option and then, if design is needed click here to make payment