Humboldt Arts Council is the county’s largest arts organization, founded in 1966 and dedicated to the promotion of arts and culture in our region. The Morris Graves Museum of Art, a program of the Council, is located in the former Carnegie Library in Eureka, built in 1904 and completely renovated in 2000 with over 1 million dollars in donations from the local community. The Morris Graves Museum of Art houses seven galleries including the Melvin Schuler Sculpture Garden, a Museum Gift Shop, Youth Gallery and Classroom facilities, Arts Resource Center and Performance Rotunda.
As a MEMBER of the HUMBOLDT ARTS COUNCIL you
• KEEP INFORMED of exhibits and events at the Morris Graves Museum of Art. Learn about special museum competitions & exhibitions, and outstanding exhibitions from local and out-of-the area artists with admission free to members.
• GET INSPIRED at monthly programs of film and discussion, jazz, dance programs, classical, cultural and popular music events, and the family arts program including activities and perfomances for children and
• KEEP ART IN THE SCHOOLS- our Art Banks and Docents in the Schools Programs serve thousands of school children annually with artwork on loan and more than 2 dozen art-themed presentations available to schools.
We need your help to fulfill our dedication to providing leadership
in support of the rich heritage of North Coast arts and to bringing
this legacy fully into community life.
BASIC MEMBERSHIP levels entitle you to a quarterly newsletter of exhibitions and events, invitations to museum activities and free admission to the museum, plus a 10% discount on MGMA merchandise.
JOIN THE FRIENDS OF THE ARTS, CIRCLE OF 100 OR ABOVE!
One of the fantastic benefits of Humboldt Arts Council in the Morris Graves Museum of Art membership at the Circle of 100 level or above is the North American Reciprocal Membership Program (NARM).
When you join as a Circle of 100 level or higher, you will receive a specially marked membership card with the following perks:
Some of the California museums you will receive privileges to include:
For the full list of participating national and international NARM museums, please visit the NARM website.
*All member institutions may implement NARM policies as they choose. Please note: you will not receive membership mailings from the participating NARM museums
To receive information on joining the Humboldt Arts Council please call (707) 442-0278 or download a membership form here (pdf, 610 kb) and mail to Humboldt Arts Council, 636 F Street, Eureka, CA 95501 or email us at email@example.com.
All Members Receive:
Questions about Membership? Please call the Humboldt Arts Council at 707-442-0278 or email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org