Members of the Rocky Neck Art Colony come together to create, support and celebrate excellence and free expression in the arts. There are four types of members:
The Rocky Neck Art Colony is open to all artists working in any medium. There is no jurying process. Most Rocky Neck Art Colony artists live and/or work in Rocky Neck or in the surrounding area of Cape Ann or are frequent visitors to the area. There is no residency requirement to be a member.
Business members of the Rocky Neck Art Colony consist or galleries, shops, restaurants, accommodations, and other businesses that operate on Rocky Neck or in the nearby East Gloucester Artst District.
Community members live in private residents on the peninsula of Rocky Neck. They work with the Art Colony to preserve the history, culture, and physical infastructure of Rocky Neck. Community members, along with the artist and business members, help to run the Art Colony and many of the events that take place throughout the summer.