Become A Member
Open to students studying at institutions based in Scotland. Graduate Membership is open to recent graduates from an institution based in Scotland within the current year 2022 - 2023.
Membership is open to the whole of Scotland
Be part of an artist network and community. Every membership fee goes directly back into supporting our members.
Participate in our annual Members Show which takes place in our SaltSpace Gallery. This show has attracted hundreds of visitors every year.
Sell work at various markets throughout the year at 0% commission! We charge a nominal fee to go towards stall hire. All proceeds go directly back into the running of our programme.
Submit a proposal for our residency programme. Receive an artist's fee, studio space and develop skills in a specific area.
Members can submit proposals to have either solo or group shows in our gallery space at an affordable rate.
Members have the opportunity to rent one of our studio spaces for a very affordable price. Studios are leased on a month by month rolling contract to provide flexibility.
We are currently reviewing our business model and have big plans for further exciting opportunities into 2024 and beyond so watch this space!
Membership is open to Scottish students, artists based in Scotland and any artists that have studied at a Scottish institution. We have four different memberships.
We offer student, graduate and emerging artists memberships. These memberships allow you to get the most out of Saltspace with the opportunity to propose exhibitions and residencies, sell work and be part of our annual members show as well as becoming part of a community of artists.
We are proud to be
A co-op is an organisation owned and controlled by its members. It exists for the benefit of its members, who may be artists, workers, suppliers or the wider community. It’s an organisation with primarily social objectives whose surpluses are principally reinvested for the community.
Read our manifesto and find out about the core values central to how we operate SaltSpace Cooperative!