• Photo: Nick Langley, 2020 

The MAG&M Society welcomes all art lovers to connect with our vibrant local arts community and play a vital social and fundraising role for the MAG&M. Membership perks include invitations to 'members only' events and excursions, and discounts to all public events.

MAG&M Society events

The Manly Art Gallery & Museum presents a dynamic program of changing museum exhibitions and visual arts events supported by the MAG&M Society.

Life Drawing Studio

Fortnightly life drawing studio with model and timed poses. $15 members/$25 non-members. Tuesday 7.15 - 9.15pm.
Classes now extended to 25 students.

Forthcoming dates:
April - 27th
May - 11th, 25th  
June - 8th, 22nd 


In Conversation: Lelia Jeffreys: Birdland

Join acclaimed Australian contemporary artist Leila Jeffreys ‘in conversation’ with MAG&M curator Ross Heathcote.  

Thursday, 22 April, 6:00pm

Ceramics Spotlight Series – #3 Christopher James 

The third in MAG&M Society's new Ceramics Spotlight Series with Chris James, ceramicist and Head Teacher at Brookvale Ceramics TAFENSW.  

Wednesday, 14 May  6:00pm

Ceramics Spotlight Series – #4 Cathy Franzi 

The fourth in MAG&M Society's new Ceramics Spotlight Series with Cathy Franzi. Cathy Franzi is a ceramic artist based in Canberra and a recent PhD graduate in the Ceramics workshop at the School of Art & Design at the Australian National University.

Wednesday, 16 June  6:00pm



Membership benefits

We’d like to reward and thank you for your ongoing support. As a member, you’ll receive 10% off all items at the MAG&M Design Shop, a discount at our Life Drawing Studio, and discounted ticketing to all our paid events.

The monthly newsletter keeps you informed of exhibitions, news and all public and education programs at MAG&M and their private studios, and social events including exhibition openings, 'members only' excursions and the end-of-year party. Get early alerts to events plus, you’ll be supporting young artists through MAG&M’s ‘Express Yourself’ youth art award.


MAG&M Society Membership puts you at the heart of art on the Northern Beaches. Annual Membership is just $35 for individuals, $20 for concession holders, and $60 for a whole household or family.

How to become a member

Fill out your membership application online by clicking the below button, in person next time you visit, or print out the membership form below and post it back to us with payment to Manly Art Gallery & Museum Society, PO Box 82, Manly NSW 1655.