To answer the most frequent question first: You don’t have to become a member to visit our lectures or our other events and outings. They are open for everyone against payment of a guest fee. Some special events may be open for members only.

a) Application for Membership

The annual subscription fee for Ordinary Members is € 85.00 per person.
Alternatively, you can choose to become a Sustaining Member, which will help us to assure the financial future of our Society, and will entitle you to priority for special events and visits to local attractions. The fee is €100.00 per year.

A 50% reduction is available for students.

If you wish to become a member, please click on the Button: „Application Form below. Once you have done that, we will contact you to give you all the necessary details regarding your membership and will be happy to answer any of your questions.

The next thing you might say is: But I don’t want to commit myself on a long-term basis. No problem: If you become a member of our society, the term of the agreement will be for one calendar year only. According to our Articles of Association you may terminate your membership by giving us at least three months‘ notice in writing to the end of the calendar year. Unless it is terminated as indicated above, your membership continues for successive one-year periods.

b) Renewal of Membership

If you wish to renew your membership, please transfer your subscription fee into the following bank account before the January lecture of the new year:


IBAN: DE57 1007 0848 0463 9365 00



If you have any further questions, please send an email to our Membership Secretary Barbara Philipp-Wald:

As The Arts Society Berlin e. V. is a registered charity, a donation certificate is obtainable for the membership fee and any other donations.