The Studio is the Appleton Museum of Art’s energetic group of young professionals, artists, and art enthusiasts who have a passion for art, culture, and design. The Appleton offers The Studio members unique and interactive programming, specifically designed for ages 21-39.

Why join THE STUDIO?


Become connected with other members who share your enthusiasm for the arts during art-inspired events, excursions, and programming. Serve as ambassadors for the Appleton, creating excitement and raising community awareness of the museum and its cultural offerings.


Expand your appreciation and knowledge of the Appleton’s art collections, in addition to learning more about art and culture on national and global levels, with a diverse array of workshops, lectures, trips, and tours specifically designed for ages 21-39.


Participate in lively fundraising efforts that will support the addition of artwork to the museum’s permanent collection and provide funding for future Studio programming and events.

Membership in The Studio is your ticket to cultural adventure and knowledge. Come join us for interactive, multi-disciplinary programming that fosters intercultural dialogue in an artistic setting.

A one-year membership to The Studio is $35.00 and includes special access to members-only events, as well as all the benefits of being a part of the Appleton Museum of Art. 

The Studio Member Benefits:

  • All Appleton Museum of Art Individual Members Benefits
  • Exclusive Access to Members Only Events, Lectures, and Trips
  • Be Elected to the Executive Programming Committee
  • To join The Studio, please click here.


    studio party

    annual bash

    May 30, 4-6:30 p.m..

    Join us to celebrate the one-year anniversary of The Studio’s re-launch! We want to thank our members and community for a successful year, so let’s get together for another fun, art-filled event.

    Enjoy live music from Dane Myers, art and art making from Mel Fiorentino,Repurposed Me, Crawling Panther Tattoo, Mad As A Hatter and ceramics by Rudolph Clay Studios and Meagan Chaney Gumpert. Paint a ceramic gnome, enjoy catering by Ocala's PDQ, hors d’ oeuvres, sweets and summertime cocktails.

    This event is FREE and open to everyone.
    Make a donation of $5 and be entered to win original works of art and other unique prizes!

    The Studio is the Appleton’s young members group, for ages 21-39.

    This event is free and open to the public; no RSVP required.

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    The Studio Programming Committee will work with museum staff to plan The Studio events calendar and provide necessary outreach to new audiences. If you are interested in serving on the Programming Committee, please send us an email with more information about who you are to Victoria Billig at