Welcome to the Montgomery Art Association

Celebrating OVER  60 Years of Service to Artists and the Art Community!

Welcome to the website of the Montgomery Art Association (MAA).  Established in 1954, and incorporated as a 501(c)3 non-profit in 1991, MAA supports the visual arts in the Washington Metropolitan area.  Our members, 18 and over, come from throughout the area, including Maryland, Virginia, and DC.  They include beginning and experienced artists, amateurs as well as professionals, working in a variety of media and styles.  We sponsor regular lectures and artist demonstrations, member exhibits, museum field trips, an online Members display and sales Gallery, and community outreach  through our children’s art activities and college scholarship program.  Join us!  All are welcome, and our membership dues are only $50/year ($25/year for full-time college students).

This website is a resource for our members as well as for those looking to learn more about MAA and its events, the arts in our area, and the work of our members.  Reviewing the site briefly:

  • ABOUT US contains more information about MAA and its history, its officers, and sponsors.
  • ONLINE GALLERY/SALES contains images of members’ work, some of which may be available for sale by the artists and EVENTS describes current and upcoming MAA happenings.
  •  NEWS/ARTPORTUNITIES provides news about member artists and also lists show opportunities or exhibits of potential interest to members and RESOURCES provides listings of members providing art-related services, information about using the website’s online services to manage membership or show registrations, other area art associations, and past MAA newsletters.  SHOW FLYERS links to a page containing publicity flyers related to various MAA shows.
  • MEMBERSHIP–JOIN/UPDATE is the link to use if you want to join MAA, or if you are a member, to renew or update your MAA membership information.  This link is also the one members should use to add images to the MAA members online gallery.