Museum of Modern Art, W. 53rd St betw 5th and 6th Avenues. $50 Exhibiting Artist special membership rate.

Artists can apply in person at the Museum. They must have with them their letter of acceptance into a show or a letter obtained by writing confirming their participation in an exhibition. It is also suggested they take along a copy of this page from the website to any participating organization when requesting a discount.


Exhibiting Artists at BWAC can get a photo ID that entitles them to special offers.

All exhibiting artists are eligible who send a square portrait photograph with minimum dimension of 300 pixels to Please put FOR PHOTO ID in the subject line. Name your photograph: yourlastname_firstname and save as a high quality jpg (eg. constable_john.jpg). You will be able to pick up your photo id at the Pier during Spring Registration.


This ID will entitle you to special offers from the organizations below. Our sincere thanks go to them for Supporting Living Artists!

  • Pearl Paint, 308 Canal Street, New York, NY 10013. Ten percent discount on presentation of a BWAC card. The discount will apply to non-sale items.
  • Utrecht Art Supplies, 237 West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10011. Ten percent discount on presentation of a BWAC card.
  • Utrecht Art Supplies, 111 Fourth Avenue, New York, NY 10003. Same discount as above.
  • New York Central Art Supply, 62 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10003. Ten percent discount on presentation of a BWAC card, no discount on paper.
  • Blick, 1-5 Bond Street, New York, NY 10012. BWAC cardholders may apply for a Blick discount card at no cost, and receive the discounts usually reserved for students and teachers.
  • PrattStore, 55 Myrtle Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11205. The manager will honor a BWAC ID for a ten percent discount. BWAC cardholders will also be able to obtain a PrattStore Gift Card for used art supplies buyback. Holders of a PrattStore student card receive a discount of up to eighty percent on software packages including Adobe; further information will be posted here on whether this also applies to the PrattStore Gift Card. Please check back.
  • Madison Art Shop, 17 Engleberg Terrace, Lakewood, NJ 08701.