Membership

The Lalo Society, a Division of Lalo, Inc., is not a 501(c)(3) organization. Thus, membership in the Society is not tax deductible unless the membership is for “business” purposes. Please ask your tax advisor about deductibility.

Initial Society members include the founders and initial management team. The Society has several categories of members, including individuals, families, artists, collectors and those who support the Society goals through the Lalo Legacy Society. Artists may join the LALO Society in cash or by transferring title to certain of their artwork(s) which are acceptable to LALO’s Chief Curator at the Membership level and value agreed between the Artist and LALO.

Membership Levels:

  • Bumblebee Kids for the Arts

    no cost
    • Bumblebees are between 1 and 17 years old.
    • Bumblebees must be sponsored by an Adult
    • Bumblebees may have up to 10 works displayed in the Bumblebee Kids virtual gallery
    • Artwork appearing on the Bumblebee site IS NOT JURIED for entry and exhibition
    • Artwork shall be displayed for one year in the Company’s Bumblebee Exhibition Hall, but will LIVE ON in the Company’s database
    • Artwork in the Bumblebee Kids virtual gallery is NOT FOR SALE; however with special permission of both the parent and the child artist, special arrangements for purchase of this original art can be made through Lalo headquarters
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  • Bronze

    $50/year
    • Listing on the LALO Membership Roll (or opt out)
    • Enrollment with an Enhanced Listing on ArtistsRegistry.com (or opt out)
    • Quarterly Newsletter
    • Invitation to Members Receptions and Gala Events
    • 10% Discount of Studio Bee commission on purchases from Studio Bee Gallery
    • Privilege to show 5 artworks for sale on Studio Bee Gallery
    • Artist Member Commission: 60%
       
  • Silver

    $100/year

    All of the Bronze Level benefits, plus:

    • Invitation and Admission for member and one guest to Annual Silver Spoon Reception
    • Invitation for member and one guest to Annual Gold Gala (by upgrading to Gold Level Membership or purchasing tickets at $50 each)
    • Discount of 15% of Studio Bee commission on purchases from Studio Bee Gallery
    • Privilege to show up to 15 artworks for sale on Studio Bee Gallery
    • Artist Member Commission: 65%

     

  • Gold

    $500/year

    All of the Silver Level benefits, plus:

    • Invitation and Admission for member and one guest to Annual Gold Gala Event
    • Personal or professional listing or logo or comment(?) on Website (Optional)
    • Discount of 20% of Studio Bee commission on purchases from Studio Bee Gallery
    • Privilege to show 80 artworks for sale on Studio Bee Gallery
    • Artist Member Commission: 70%

     

  • Platinum

    The Legacy Society is a one-time fee of $2500

    All of the Gold Level benefits, plus:

    • Invitation and Admission for member and one guest to Biennial Private Platinum Party
    • Membership is transferable by Estate, in keeping with concept of “Letting Art Live On”
    • Discount of 25% of Studio Bee commission on purchases from Studio Bee Gallery
    • Privilege to show unlimited artworks for sale on Studio Bee Gallery
    • Artist Member Commission: 75%
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    More information about memberships is available from the Managing Director.