Become a Member

Membership to Eastern Bloc is designed to offer services, benefits, and discounts to artists, individuals and organizations interested in using the equipment, services, and facilities at Eastern Bloc, for the purpose of producing and/or exhibiting art. Please refer to our membership policies for further information. To become a member, simply fill out the application form below.

Community Member

Any person whose interest it is to support the organization can become a Community Member of Eastern Bloc. Yearly membership fee for community members is $40.

Regular Member

Any professional artist, cultural worker or other arts professional can become a Regular Member of Eastern Bloc. Yearly membership fee for regular members is $40.

Student Member

Any person studying full-time in an arts or arts-related program can become a Student Member of Eastern Bloc. Yearly membership fee for student members is $30.

Organization Member

Any organization registered as a non-profit organization can become an Organization Member of Eastern Bloc. Yearly membership fee for organization members is $75.

Annual Lab Member

Any professional artist involved in research, creation, or production in digital arts can become an Annual Lab Member. Annual lab membership offers artists access to the lab space and its tools and equipment for a period of 12 months. Annual lab membership fees are $300 for a professional artist or $250 for a student artist.

Quarterly Lab Member

Any professional artist involved in research, creation, or production in digital arts can become a Quarterly Lab Member. Quarterly lab membership offers artists access to the lab space and its tools and equipment for a period of 3 months. Quarterly lab membership fees are $120 for a professional artist or $100 for a student artist.

Monthly Lab Member

Any professional artist involved in research, creation, or production in digital arts can become a Monthly Lab Member. Monthly lab membership offers artists access to the lab space and its tools and equipment for a period of 1 month. Monthly lab membership fees are $65 for a professional artist or $55 for a student artist.

All members share the following rights and benefits:

Up to 50% discount on workshop participation fees.

15% discount on ticket prices for Eastern Bloc produced events and Sight & Sound festival events.

15% discount on rental of studios for production time and exhibition space, as well as on rental of technical/audiovisual equipment and technical assistance fees.

Access to regular email updates and press releases for services and activities offered only to members.

Free entrance for all Eastern Bloc members when visiting exhibits at the Darling Foundry. A recent partnership was established between the two centres to help promote a diversity of audiences and increased dialogue.

The right to speak at annual general meetings and any other meetings open to members. Regular Members also have the right to vote at annual general meetings and any other meetings open to members.

 

Become a member
Regular / Community 40.00$
Student 30.00$
Organisation 75.00$
Annual lab 300.00$
Annual lab student 250.00$
Trimester lab 120.00$
Trimester lab student 100.00$
Monthly lab 65.00$
Monthly lab student 55.00$
Monthly Private Desk 60.00$