The International Association of Art (IAA) is a non-governmental organization working in partnership with UNESCO, and they issue identity cards to professional artists. This card allows free or discounted admission to many galleries and museums in countries around the world. The card is a tool for the lifelong education of artists in their professional artistic research.
Some popular locations that offer free entrance with the IAA card:
France: The Louvre, Centre Pompidou, Le Musée d’Orsay, etc
Germany: Brücke Museum, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln, etc
Greece: The Acropolis, Temple of Olympian Zeus, etc
Details on other museums that accept the card are available upon request.
IAA cards are available to CARFAC, RAAV, and CMAQ members ONLY, at the rate of $10.00.
A passport-sized photograph, no more than 35mm x 35mm in size, of the applicant is required.
CARFAC members: Please allow up to two weeks to process IAA cards plus shipping time. We accept payment by cheque or online transaction. Delays may occur due to ongoing closures or delays with the post due to the COVID-19 crisis. We will do our best to maintain our timelines. Please contact Michael Butler for more information or to determine what alternative options may be available.
RAAV and CMAQ members: Please contact your membership organization for instructions to place an order.
The world is yours thanks to the International Association of Art card!