Thank you for your interest in joining AB 2020: The Aubrey Beardsley Society.

  • Your contribution supports our publishing platform, the AB Blog, as well as the development of our digital collection, the AB Library.
  • Regular membership is £35.
  • Discounted £5 membership is available to students and early-career researchers who have not yet held permanent academic posts; it entitles scholars at the start of their careers to participate in the competition for the Emerging Beardsley Scholar Prize.
  • The first 100 members to join the Society will receive a quintessentially 2020 welcome package with some souvenirs from the cancelled conference AB 2020: Beardsley Re-Viewed (they can expect a folder and a notebook with the beautiful poster design by Hanna Strizh as well as a rose et noir tote bag which was crafted specifically for the conference).
  • 20 miniature posters representing the title designs of the Keynote Series are added to the welcome package courtesy of Thomas G. Boss Fine Books.

You can purchase your annual membership here:

Membership options

Members of AB 2020: The Aubrey Beardsley Society are entitled to purchase a new book by Simon Wilson, From Greek Youth to Flying Demon Angel: Jacob Epstein’s Studies for the Tomb of Oscar Wilde (London: Sign of Nine, 2020). The price is £10 with complimentary postage.


If you have any queries or suggestions, please get in touch with Sasha Dovzhyk (

AB 2020: The Aubrey Beardsley Society membership card, designed by Hanna Strizh