Becoming a Member

Becoming a Member of the Association for Native Development in the Performing and Visual Arts

Who Can Join?

Anyone can become
a member of ANDPVA. Just fill out our membership form and send it
in with payment. Then you're on your way!

Why Join ANDPVA?

For over three
decades ANDPVA has been instrumental in mentoring emerging First
Nations artists and institutions that have gone on to become well
known artists and organizations

within their
field. By assisting in the development of new talents and by
promoting First Nation artists to the mainstream community, ANDPVA
hopes to create a wider audience and appetite for Aboriginal
artists and art forms resulting in more financially equitable
opportunities for Aboriginal artists.

Becoming a member
of ANDPVA means becoming a part of a growing network of First
Nation artists, individuals and organizations across Canada
dedicated to advocating and promoting First Nations Artists in
Canada and around the world.

membership offers:

- Ability to vote
at the ANDPVA Annual General Meeting

- Use of ANDPVA
office facilities ie. computers, Internet, fax & copier for
arts-related activities

- E-Newsletter

- Website listing
on our online web links directory *this includes logos*

- Event postings,
promo and marketing of artists work

- Calls for submissions

- Invites to all
ANDPVA events

- Reduced rental
rates for a video editing suite and camera kit

- Admittance to
Master classes, workshops, panels and lectures




MEMBER-$30 (voting)

MEMBERSHIP-$35 (voting)

MEMBER-$80 (voting)



Soon you will be
able to join ANDPVA by using an online form. 
In the meantime, please contact the office at , , or
contact .

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Member Forum Posts

  • I just wanted to thank ANDPVA for the opportunity you gave me to showcase my crafts and jewelllery at the Saturday Market. I met some really great people, especially other artists and made some new friends. Keep up the good work! Emilie Corbiere

  • Hi Shandra,

     I just wanted to thank ANDPVA for todays terrific workshop on publishing with Kateri. I learned so much and will put this new information to good use.

    Chi Miigwech!!!

    Emilie Corbiere

    Author, artist and storyteller

News & Events

  • Mark Tuesday, December 21st 6pm on your social calendar and come to the 21st Annual Kensington Market Festival of Lights to see the SKYWOMAN Shadow Puppet Performance by andpva's Indigenous Youth Leadership Team

  • andpva opens our Studio 171 doors 8am-noon alongside the Saturday Wychwood Barns Farmer's Market - Join us Dec 11 & 18 in time for holiday shopping!

  • We are delighted to have
    been invited to partner with SLOW FOOD TORONTO and recruit Indigenous
    musicians and artists to participate in the SLOW FOOD TORONTO
    fundraising event this Friday, December 10th, 2010 6pm-9pm. If you social calendar is not too full, come on out
    and join this delicious celebration.

  • The 7th Annual CIT Variety Showcase will be at the Native Canadian Centre of Toronto, ., on December 10, 2010,
    with performances scheduled to start at 7 pm and run through to
    9:30pm.  The evening is by donation and all are invited to attend.