Arts & Humanities Associations and Organizations

sampleThe American Historical Association (AHA)
Founded to serve the broad field of history. It encompasses every historical period and geographical area and serves professional historians in all areas of employment.
www.historians.org

The American Philosophical Association (APA)
The main professional organization for philosophers in the United States. Its mission is to promote the exchange of ideas among philosophers.
www.apaonline.org

The Fine Arts Association (FAA)
For more than 50 years, The Fine Arts Association has been a gathering place for individuals to learn, create, enjoy and appreciate the arts. This was founders James and Louise Savage's vision and continues to guide us today.
www.fineartsassociation.org

Professional Photographers of America PPA)
The world’s largest non-profit association for professional photographers. This association seeks to increase its members’ business savvy as well as broaden their creative scope, advancing careers by providing all the tools for success.
www.ppa.com

American Institute of Graphic Arts AIGA)
The professional association for design, is the premier place for design—to discover it, discuss it, understand it, appreciate it, be inspired by it. It is the place designers turn to first to exchange ideas and information.
www.aiga.org

National Association for Humanities Education (NAHE)
A professional organization for teachers, scholars, and museum directors in the humanities. Advances humanities education, acts as a national forum for interdisciplinary scholars and scholarship, and fosters a vital intellectual community.
www.nahe.org

The National Association of Independent Artist (NAIA)
The mission is to strengthen, improve and promote the artistic, professional and economic success of artists who exhibit in art shows. They are committed to integrity, creativity, and the pursuit of excellence.
www.naia-artists.org

The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA)
Serve as the voice and advocate of the American motion picture, home video and television industries. Today, the association represents not only the world of theatrical film, but serves as leader and advocate for major producers and distributors of entertainment programming.
www.mpaa.org