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Engage is the lead advocacy and training network for gallery education.

We support arts educators, organisations and artists to work together with communities in dynamic, open exchanges that give everyone the opportunity to learn and benefit from the arts.

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Personal membership

'Since becoming an Engage member 
I have become much more informed about current practice in the UK. I am more confident in my knowledge of the sector and feel part of a network of colleagues beyond my immediate geographical area.'
 - Engage Personal Member

Engage's 900-strong membership work across the arts, heritage and cultural sectors in a range of roles, from entry and mid-career to senior level.

Engage members include: Gallery and Museum educators, Artist Educators, Artists, Programme Managers, Freelance Consultants and Educators, Curators, Directors, researchers, Youth Workers, Art Historians, Teachers, Library & Archives Assistants, Administrators, Strategic Managers, Arts Development Officers, Volunteers, Students and Recent Graduates.


As an Engage member, you will:

  • Demonstrate a commitment to your profession and be part of an international network of gallery and visual arts education professionals
  • Access the member-only sections of the website, including job listings
  • Receive our regular e-newsletters with the latest news and events from the sector, as well as jobs and professional development opportunities
  • Access to two-theme-based online Engage Journals every year, back issues via the website and selected publication and advocacy documents in hard-copy
  • Register your details on Educator Locator so galleries and schools can get in touch with freelance opportunities

Engage offers a concessionary personal membership to students, unemployed, over 60 and disabled people (by submitting relevant documentation, when applying)

Click here to search the Engage Member Finder - log in to see who's in your country or area group, message other members privately and update your own entry.

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  • Charity number: 1087471
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