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BAMPFA Curator's Circle 

Get the best of BAMPFA by joining our premier donor group, the Curator’s Circle. Members at this level enjoy enhanced access to exhibitions and film programs, as well as intimate events with artists, filmmakers, collectors, and curators. Your donation provides essential support to BAMPFA, and ensures that we will continue our mission to inspire the imagination and ignite critical dialogue through art and film.

All BAMPFA Curator’s Circle Members Enjoy

  • Two personalized VIP membership cards offering unlimited free admission to the galleries
  • Express ticketing
  • Curator-led tours of exhibitions
  • Recognition on the donor wall
  • Complimentary exhibition catalog
  • Reciprocal privileges at over 800 museums nationwide
  • Six gallery passes for unaccompanied guests
  • Plus all of the benefits of BAMPFA membership, including reduced rate film tickets, the BAMPFA Program Guide mailed to you, and discounts at the BAMPFA store, cafe, and many other East Bay restaurants, stores, and cultural destinations.

Curator's Circle Levels & Benefits

Contributor
$1,000 ($800 is tax deductible)

  • Invitations to MATRIX opening receptions
  • Invitations to receptions with curators and artists
  • Exclusive access to filmmakers
  • Twelve tickets to film screenings annually

Benefactor
$2,500 ($2,200 is tax deductible)

Includes all benefits of Contributor level, plus:

  • Curator-led tours of Bay Area galleries and artist studios
  • Visits to local private art collections
  • One year-round pass to film screenings
  • Invitations to all film events, exhibition openings, and receptions

Advocate
$5,000 ($4,650 is tax deductible)

Includes all benefits of Benefactor level, plus:

  • Domestic and international travel opportunities with BAMPFA director, curators, and trustees
  • Invitations to MATRIX Chats in collectors' homes
  • Invitations to curator presentations on contemporary art trends
  • An additional year-round pass to film screenings

Ambassador
$10,000 ($9,600 is tax deductible)

Includes all benefits of Advocate level, plus:

  • Private director-led tour of a BAMPFA exhibition for up to 10 guests
  • Recognition on slide displayed onscreen in the Barbro Osher Theater
  • Discounted special-event facility rental

Director
$15,000+ ($14,500 is tax deductible)

Includes all benefits of Ambassador level, plus:

  • Customized BAMPFA experiences, tailored to your specific interests
  • Lunch with the BAMPFA Director
  • Private viewing of work from the BAMPFA collection with curators
  • Priority seating at BAMPFA programs

Join today!
For more information, call the Development Office at (510) 643-9632