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Even if you haven't updated your membership in a few years, there's a good chance we held onto your old membership number. Click this link, scroll down to "Forgot Member Number or Password?" type in your email address and if we have it, you'll be notified. Changed your email? Let us know and we'll search for you.

Benefits of Membership

We have two types of members: artists and the people who love them. Artist members receive discounts on calls for art, promotional opportunities, complimentary portfolio reviews, a profile in our Artist Membership Directory and a highly engaged community. Art lovers get to bask in the glory of supporting a vital arts organization dedicated to exhibiting contemporary art. Everyone gets discounts from our membership sponsors, discounts on art purchases, invitations to special events, and our rocking newsletter.

New Membership Benefit for Artists: the CoCA Artist Member Directory

Check out our new CoCA Artist Member Directory. Artists, upload your profile information to connect with curators and other artists from around the world. Curators and art lovers, search the directory for artists. Read more here. 


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Membership Levels

$15 Student

  • All CoCA sponsor discounts

$40 Regular 

  • All CoCA sponsor discounts plus: 

  • Reduced fees on most CoCA Calls for Artists

  • Invitations to unique contemporary art experiences, 
featuring behind the scenes tours with CoCA curators, artists and sponsors

  • 10% discount on purchases from the CoCA Store

  • If you are an artist and a dues paying member of another arts organization (museum, collective, studio, etc.), receive $10 discount in support of your work

$200 Collector

  • All previous level benefits plus: 

  • Discounts on CoCA Art Purchases (except the Auction): 5% off first purchase, 10% off second, and 15% off subsequent purchases 

  • Artist's studio tour with Miguel Edwards

$1,000 Patron

  • All previous level benefits plus: 

  • Name on website 

  • Behind the scenes tour of CoCA sponsor Sky River Meadery 

  • Curator's tour of the new Youngstown Flats with Sara Everett 

$5,000 Medici

  • All previous level benefits plus: 

  • One of a kind, personalized, hand-crafted Membership card 

  • 4 complimentary tickets to the 24 Hour Marathon 
Invitation to join the CoCA Advisory Board 

  • Private tour of arboreal artist Peppe's home, studio and personal art collection

$10,000 Contemporary

All previous level benefits plus: 

  • Complimentary private table for 8 at the 24 Hour Marathon 

  • Dinner with previous CoCA Board President Joseph Roberts and tour of his personal art collection at his Whidbey Island home.


  • Customized memberships are available other rates above $200.
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Support CoCA's Next Home

After 36 years and over a dozen locations, CoCA is growing roots in Pioneer Square's Tashiro Kaplan Building. Thanks to everyone for their ongoing support to continue to be the Pacific Northwest's leading Center on Contemporary Art, featuring experimental and emerging art, offering robust internships, providing artist residencies and portfolio reviews, maintaining an historic archive and so much more. For specific details about how you can help, please contact nichole at 


Or become a sponsor. 

CoCA serves the Pacific Northwest as a catalyst and forum for the advancement, development, and understanding of Contemporary Art

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