Become an Artist Member

Thank you for your interest in joining the Pasadena Society of Artists.

Pasadena Society of Artists conducts new member screenings twice a year, Our date for the spring new member screening for the Pasadena Society of Artists is SUNDAY, APRIL 24th: We invite you to drop off your 3 artwork samples between 11-11:45 am. 

The screening is taking place outdoors in the yard at 3061 Ridgeview Drive, Altadena, CA  91001

Coming from either East or West on the 210 Fwy:

Take the Lake Ave exit and go North (toward mountains) to Altadena Drive - about 2 miles

Turn left on Altadena Drive to Ridgeview Drive - about 2 miles

Ridgeview is the last street on the left at the west end of Altadena Drive, it is a dead-end/private street

Turn left onto Ridgeview Drive, 3061 is at the end of the street on the right-hand side

Look for PSA signs. They will direct you to where you can drop off your artwork, paperwork, and fee.

Please drop off 3 pieces of your original artwork, along with the completed application, artist statement, and $15.00 screening fee from 11-11:45 am and pick them up, later the same day, 1:30 - 2:00 pm.

Please include media information on your artwork. 

We would also like artists to submit a one-page "Artist Statement" with their artwork. Please include information specific to your submissions. We require this of all our members for all of our exhibitions. 

To RSVP and if you have any questions, please email me at

Thank you, we look forward to meeting you and seeing your artwork.

Marion Dies - Membership Chair/Pasadena Society of Artists

Thank you and we look forward to seeing your work.

To RSVP and if you have any questions, please email me at

Marion Dies - Membership Chair/Pasadena Society of Artists

Click to download:  Frequently Asked Questions

Benefits of Membership:

  • Exhibit your artwork in galleries, museums, public centers, and other venues in 2 large society-wide exhibitions and 3 to 4 themed or media specific exhibitions annually.
  • Continue to develop your abilities through participation in events such as our regularly held Art Salons and Art Critique sessions.
  • Participate in art-focused programs, workshops and demonstrations to further develop your technique and your promotional skills.
  • Gain internet exposure on the PSA website: four artworks, bio, artist statement, resume and link to your personal website and email.
  • Participate in PSA's annual portfolio project
  • Network with other artist professionals in the community.
  • Enjoy our 96-year reputation as a significant artist society in Pasadena.
  • Learn the aspects of organizing exhibitions, presenting programs, and running an artist organization through volunteering in PSA activities.