“Ends” Policies

Adopted December 3-4, 2001

Global Ends Statement:
THE MISSION OF NAIA IS THE PROFESSIONAL AND ECONOMIC SUCCESS OF ITS MEMBERSHIP


Major Components of this Mission (not reflecting any order of priority except where noted):

1. There are viable markets for art.

  • Quality art fairs (highest priority)
    • Collaboration between artists and show producers
      • Communications between artists and show producers
      • Show directors are aware of and sensitive to exhibitor needs
    • High and consistant standards
      • Jurying/application procedures
      • Rules enforcement
      • Logistics/aesthetics/environment
    • Indoor and outdoor venues

Alternative venues

    • Internet
    • Open studios
    • Museum/gallery shows
    • Direct marketing

2. Artists have the knowledge and resources necessary for success.

Knowledge

    • Professional practices
      • Jury/application practices
      • Exhibiting practices

Resources

    • Available information
      • Business skills
      • Venues
    • Networking/access to surveys

3. The public benefits from the direct contact with the art and the artists who create it.

Understanding of media and methods

4. Members receive exclusive benefits.

Communications

    • Newsletters
    • Survey results

Group buying discount

    • Member work and contact available on website
    • Member Gallery (nominal charge)
    • Exclusive discounts on NAIA products and services

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