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The generous support of members and donors enables the New Canaan Society for the Arts to operate the Carriage Barn Arts Center.  Members – artists and arts patrons – provide vital support that helps enrich the community with exhibits, lectures, concerts, workshops and educational programs.


“I so enjoy being a member of the Carriage Barn. The Carriage Barn prompts everyone to get out, talk and most of all see what is going on out in the world. I’ve had wonderful opportunities to visit the Brant Foundation, be included in juried shows and participate in artist talks. The Carriage Barn a treasure to the art community, and it’s a privilege to be part of something so vibrant.”
– Margaret Lewis, New Canaan


Individual or Artist ($65)

Student age 25 & under ($35)


– Invitations to opening receptions and special events

– Subscription to quarterly member newsletter

– Attend or participate in gallery talks and meet-a-member events (virtual and in person)

– Opportunity to exhibit in Annual Member Show (Sept/Oct) and Deck the Walls (Dec)

– Reduced fees for programs, workshops, tours, etc.

– Discounted exhibit submission fees

– Inclusion in online artist/donor directory

“The Carriage Barn is a unique place where we can see the current artistic works of people in this area. The activities and events bring people with an interest in art together and offer opportunities to make connections, learn from each other, and better understand what is going on around us.” – Bill Gore, Redding

Family ($100)

All the benefits above for immediate family members

Supporter ($150)

All the benefits above plus invitations to two or more exhibit preview events

Patron ($350)

All the benefits above plus an invitation for two to a special gallery event, and a limited-edition artist-created gift

Angel ($500)

Angels are an important part of our community!

Receive all the benefits above while providing crucial operating support to the organization

“As a new artist, I’ve appreciated the opportunity the Carriage Barn has given me to exhibit my work. It’s a beautiful setting and the staff has been so welcoming. It’s been wonderful for me to be a part of the community and attend the entertaining and inspiring events they present.” – Nancy Ferreria, New Canaan

Renew or Become a Member of the New Canaan Society for the Arts, Inc.

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Supported Credit Cards: American Express, MasterCard, Visa

Thank you for your contribution!

About the Carriage Barn

The mission of the New Canaan Society for the Arts, Inc. is to promote the visual and performing arts, and to enrich the community through exhibitions, education, and cultural experiences, and to operate the Carriage Barn Arts Center.


Keep in Touch

Carriage Barn Arts Center
Waveny Park
681 South Avenue
New Canaan, CT 06840

(203) 594-3638

[email protected]