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What's in it for you?

Being a Friend entitles you to attend exhibition previews, with the opportunity to meet visiting artists while enjoying a glass of wine in a relaxed and friendly environment.

You will be entitled to a 10% discount on any works purchased at selected events, and 10% discount on Pier Arts Centre shop merchandise (exclusions apply.)

Regular newsletters will be sent to you, outlining forthcoming exhibitions, events, workshops and special offers. You will also be able to make advanced bookings, and benefit from special offers, on PAC events and workshops.

What's in it for The Pier Arts Centre?

Having a strong and active Friends membership has many benefits for the Pier Arts Centre, not least financial. Friends can become involved in promotional activity, enhancing the profile of the centre, spreading its reputation and supporting its activities. Friends can also help out in a practical way, volunteering to provide assistance at gallery events, and throughout the exhibition program.

Annual subscription rates are:

Single £15

Joint £25 (two people residing at the same address)

Family £35 (up to two adults and two children residing at the same address)

Concession £10 (students, under 18s and over 60s)

Paying a subscription by standing order helps in reducing administration costs. If you would like to pay by this method please complete the entire form below. If you would prefer to pay by cash or cheque, please complete this first half of the form and state in the notes that you would prefer to pay by cash or cheque.

Friends Membership

Becoming a Friend of the Pier Arts Centre entitles you to discounts, preview invitations and more, click the button below to download the Friend's membership form, then email it to


Two ways to give. 

If you would prefer to give a single donation to the Pier Arts Centre, please click the button below.