Membership

bentArt is an incorporated association in New South Wales. This requires bentArt to maintain proper financial and membership records and registers.

Membership is open to persons over the age of 18, and to both the LGBTIQ and non-LGBTIQ community.

Membership is now open for renewal:

– annual membership fees are $10
– membership period runs from July 1 2018 – June 30 2019

Current financial Members are entitled to:

–  Attend and vote at general meetings
–  Nominate other Members to the Management Committee
–  Stand for election to the Management Committee
–  Receive newsletters
–  25% commission on sold work
– And if you are an artist a link to your website / relevant web page on our “Links” page.

Read the bentART Constitution

Don’t forget to like our bentART Facebook page and follow us on Instagram. Members and other supporters can actively exchange ideas, information, and contacts.

To become a Member complete the online form below. If you do have any technical difficulties you can either email us or call 0415 163 417.

bentART Membership FY 2018/2019
Standard website domains apply eg .com, .net, .gov, .org, etc. Some newer domains cannot be accepted - please email us with your URL if this applies to you.

Membership is for 12 months only (July 1 2018 to 30 June 2019 but can be paid in advance) at a cost of $10.00 per year. There is no difference in cost between a new member and a renewing member. Membership paid after July 1 2018 will allow you to enter the bentART 2019 exhibition and attend other bentART functions during the year.

Applications for new membership must be supported by two current members of bentART Incorporated. Renewing members do not need to complete this

You must have two existing members to nominate you. Enter the name of the first member of bentART Incorporated, who is nominating you.
You must have two existing members to nominate you. Enter the name of the second member of bentART Incorporated, who is nominating you.
I hereby apply to become a member of bentART Incorporated (incorporated under the Associations Incorporated Act 2009). As a member, I agree to be bound by the constitution (available at bentart.com.au) of the association for the time being in force.
bentART is a quality Visual Arts Exhibition of work created by LGBTIQ artists. The exhibition is planned, organised and run by volunteers. Funding for the exhibition comes from sponsorship, donation, and various other fundraising activities throughout the year. Every cent counts. Donations are greatly appreciated. All donations of $50 or more makes you a Friend of bentART which gives you to free entry to the Opening Night Preview.

Our preferred method of payment is Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Make EFT payments to:
Bent Art
Bendigo Bank BSB 633-000 Account No: 145120556

In the details please include your name and indicate if the payment is for membership (using the letter M) and/or donation (using the letter D) or both (MD) as a reference.

OR

If you wish to pay by cheque or money order please make it payable to:
Bent Art and mail it to bentART Inc PO Box 7212 Leura NSW 2780

If you want to simply change your Membership details, please email us