Apply to Become a 2019 Elected Artist Member

Apply to become an Elected Artist: Elected Artists are artists whose work meets the visual arts standards of Art League Rhode Island. Elected Artist status is granted on an annual basis through a credentialed jury process.

Our panel of Jurors will be examining work submitted for its uniqueness and originality and its coherence as a body of work. For full definitions please click HERE. (This will open in a new browser window.)

The Application Deadline for 2019 was Monday, April 30, 2019.
We will have the 2020 Elected Artist Application information available soon.

 • Click here for Elected Artist application •

PLEASE NOTE: You will need to download the PDF to complete it. Most browsers will not support filling it out then saving it online. Download it, (download help below***), open in Adobe Reader, fill out and Save As to your hard drive.  Then either print or email as an attachment per the Submissions details below.

If you need instructions on how to prepare your images download this PDF. ***

Mail Submissions:

Send the completed application (2 pages), a check for the $35 entry fee along with a jump drive (also called a flash drive or thumb drive)* of 10 digital images** enclosed in a flat envelope (do not fold) to:

ALRI Selection Committee
1005 Main Street, Suite 8107
Pawtucket, RI 02860

Digital Submissions:

Email for instructions to upload images** to ALRI’s Google Drive. Attach your completed application to that email.

You can pay the $35 entry fee by credit card here.

Applicants will receive notification of the committee’s decision approximately one month after the submission deadline. ALRI will not process incomplete applications. Additional promotional, professional and biographical information must be made available upon acceptance into ALRI.


A non-refundable entry fee of $35 must be submitted with your application. Pay fee by credit card here.

Once accepted, a one time initiation fee of $75 is due, along with an additional $75 for your first year of membership – total of $150.

Following your first year of membership, your yearly membership dues of $75 are expected to be paid annually, in March.

Send any questions regarding the application process to or call (401) 861-0500.

*     An 8GB or 16 GB drive should be sufficient. Include a self-addressed stamped envelope if you would like your drive returned.
**   Instructions on how to prepare your images.
*** How to download a file:
Safari – Right click, select Download Linked File As – then select where to save on your hard drive
Firefox,  Google Chrome, Internet Explorer – Right click, select Save Link As – then select where to save on your hard drive