Associate Artists


BACKLIT Associate membership is ideal for artists and makers looking to develop their creative practice. As an Associate member you will be welcomed into BACKLIT’s diverse community of artists, makers and creative businesses. Associates actively contribute to a year-round programme of exchange and support.

Associate Membership Benefits:


  • Expanding your network with access to like-minded people in the Nottingham arts scene
  • Acknowledgment on BACKIT’s website with a link to your own page
  • Opportunity to apply to BACKLIT’s annual group show
  • Opportunities to show work at BACKLIT’s makers fair, Open Studios and within the building year-round
  • Priority access to BACKLIT events and private views
  • Invitations to quarterly BACKLIT Studio meetings
  • Regular communications that share Associate and Studio artists’ work, practice and projects
  • Access to BACKLIT’s Dark Room and Screen Printing studio
  • Discount rates to hire out our project space
  • Priority notification of short term studio rental
  • Direct contact with BACKLIT staff


For more information or how to apply to become an Associate Member please click here or email


  • or £60 a year

Associate Artists