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Want more art? Join the Associates

The Associates is an OMA volunteer support group committed to expanding OMA Membership and encouraging the appreciation of the visual arts. OMA Membership is a prerequisite to join The Associates.

As a member of The Associates you will:

  • Chair your own 1st Thursday event. Contribute to selecting themes, vendors, and activities.
  • Be a part of the art. Attend First Thursday’s art curating meetings and connect more personally with future exhibits.
  • Lead others. As a part of the executive committee, you’ll have the opportunity to share your voice in annual elections.
  • Grow your network. Connect monthly with other members through tours, cultural diversity, and programs sponsored by other arts organizations.
  • OMA Membership is a prerequisite to join The Associates.

The Associates Executive Committee acts as the planning and policy developing council of the Associates.

The elected committee chairs

  • Membership
  • Volunteer
  • Hospitality
  • Marketing and Public Relations
  • Curating

1st Thursdays Presented by The Associates

  • Monthly series
  • Themed evening programming
  • Works by local artists
  • Popular area bands
  • Free gallery access
  • Cash bars and cafe

How do I become a member of The Associates?

CLICK HERE » to become a part of this fast-growing group!

How do I become an OMA member?

CLICK HERE » to complete the membership application and make dues payment.

For more information contact the 1st Thursdays Manager
Call: 407.896.4231 ext. 229

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