MEMBERSHIP MATTERS

Experience – Support – Art

Your membership dollars help the Akron Art Museum showcase the best regional, national and international modern and contemporary art.

Become a member today and be a part of ground-breaking art experiences for everyone. Enjoy one full year of membership benefits including: free admission, free VIP parking, discounts in the museum store and iQcafe, subscription to VIEW magazine, access to exclusive members-only events and more. We believe that the greatest benefit is the relationship you’re building with the arts in our community.

To become a member, or to give a membership as a gift, please call 330.376.9186 x225 and speak with our membership associates today.

Personal Memberships

Individual

$50
Free admission; Free VIP parking; In-store discounts; Access to exclusive members-only events, and more.

Individual

$50
  • Unlimited admission to the collection and all exhibitions galleries for one year
  • Invitations to exhibition preview events
  • Discounts in the museum store and on educational workshops, lectures and programs
  • Invitation to exclusive Members Only events such as day trips, family events, weekend art getaways, behind-the-scenes tours and wine tastings
  • Subscription to the museum’s quarterly magazine
  • Free parking in the member parking lot (*available on a first-come first-serve basis , not available during certain special events)
  • Tax deduction in accordance with IRS regulations
  • Seniors and students receive a special price of $42

Household

$65
All the benefits of an individual membership for two adults, and children under 18 years of age, living at the same residence.

Household

$65

The following benefits for two adults, and children under 18 years of age, living at the same residence:

  • Unlimited admission to the collection and all exhibitions galleries for one year
  • Invitations to exhibition preview events
  • Discounts in the museum store and on educational workshops, lectures and programs
  • Invitation to exclusive Members Only events such as day trips, family events, weekend art getaways, behind-the-scenes tours and wine tastings
  • Subscription to the museum’s quarterly magazine
  • Free parking in the member parking lot (*available on a first-come first-serve basis , not available during certain special events)
  • Tax deduction in accordance with IRS regulations
  • Seniors and students receive a special price of $55

Contributor

$100
All General Membership benefits; Reciprocal membership privileges at 15 Ohio art museums; Reciprocal membership privileges at over 230 museums across North America

Contributor

$100
  • Unlimited admission to the collection and all exhibitions galleries for one year
  • Invitations to exhibition preview events
  • Discounts in the museum store and on educational workshops, lectures and programs
  • Invitation to exclusive Members Only events such as day trips, family events, weekend art getaways, behind-the-scenes tours and wine tastings
  • Subscription to the museum’s quarterly magazine
  • Free parking in the member parking lot (*available on a first-come first-serve basis , not available during certain special events)
  • Tax deduction in accordance with IRS regulations
  • Reciprocal membership privileges at 15 Ohio art museums and over 230 museums across North America
  • Seniors and students receive a special price of $85

Contributor-Plus

$150
All General Membership benefits; Reciprocal membership privileges at 15 Ohio art museums; Reciprocal privileges at over 230 museums across North America; Exclusive Mod/Co Reciprocal membership benefits at over 40 world class US contemporary art museums

Contributor-Plus

$150
  • Unlimited admission to the collection and all exhibitions galleries for one year
  • Invitations to exhibition preview events
  • Discounts in the museum store and on educational workshops, lectures and programs
  • Invitation to exclusive Members Only events such as day trips, family events, weekend art getaways, behind-the-scenes tours and wine tastings
  • Subscription to the museum’s quarterly magazine
  • Free parking in the member parking lot (*available on a first-come first-serve basis , not available during certain special events)
  • Tax deduction in accordance with IRS regulations
  • Reciprocal membership privileges at 15 Ohio art museums and over 230 museums across North America
  • Exclusive Mod/Co Reciprocal membership benefits at over 40 world class US contemporary art museums

Sponsor

$250
All General and Contributor Membership benefits; Four guest admission passes (one-time use only)

Sponsor

$250
  • Unlimited admission to the collection and all exhibitions galleries for one year
  • Invitations to exhibition preview events
  • Discounts in the museum store and on educational workshops, lectures and programs
  • Invitation to exclusive Members Only events such as day trips, family events, weekend art getaways, behind-the-scenes tours and wine tastings
  • Subscription to the museum’s quarterly magazine
  • Free parking in the member parking lot (*available on a first-come first-serve basis , not available during certain special events)
  • Tax deduction in accordance with IRS regulations
  • Reciprocal membership privileges at 15 Ohio art museums and over 230 museums across North America
  • Four guest admission passes (one-time use only)

Sustainer

$500
All General and Contributor Membership benefits; Eight guest admission passes (one-time use only); Culture Club

Sustainer

$500
  • Unlimited admission to the collection and all exhibitions galleries for one year
  • Invitations to exhibition preview events
  • Discounts in the museum store and on educational workshops, lectures and programs
  • Invitation to exclusive Members Only events such as day trips, family events, weekend art getaways, behind-the-scenes tours and wine tastings
  • Subscription to the museum’s quarterly magazine
  • Free parking in the member parking lot (*available on a first-come first-serve basis , not available during certain special events)
  • Tax deduction in accordance with IRS regulations
  • Reciprocal membership privileges at 15 Ohio art museums and over 230 museums across North America
  • Eight guest admission passes (one-time use only)
  • Culture Club

Business Memberships

Art Works Business Member (2-49 employees)

$500
Free admission, discounts in the shop and cafe, and more.

Art Works Business Member (2-49 employees)

$500
  • Free admission for employees
  • Recognition in the museum’s quarterly publication for one year
  • Invitations to our special Director’s Circle and Member only events
  • Listing on the museum’s website
  • A 10% discount on any facility rental at the Akron Art Museum
  • 10% discount for employees in the iQcafé and Shop

Art Works Business Member (50-99 employees)

$1000
Free admission,recognition in publications, discounts in the shop and cafe, and more.

Art Works Business Member (50-99 employees)

$1000
  • Free admission for employees
  • Invitations to your CEO to our special Director's Circle and member events
  • Recognition in the museum’s quarterly publication for one year
  • Invitations to our special Director’s Circle and Member only events
  • Listing on the museum’s website
  • Recognition at designated fundraising events throughout the year
  • A 10% discount on any facility rental at the Akron Art Museum
  • Discount for employees to upgrade to family memberships
  • 10% discount for employees in the iQcafé and Shop

Art Works Business Member (100-499 employees)

$2500
Free admission,recognition in publications, discounts in the shop and cafe, and more.

Art Works Business Member (100-499 employees)

$2500
  • Free admission for employees
  • Invitations to your CEO to our special Director's Circle and member events
  • Recognition in the museum’s quarterly publication for one year
  • Invitations to our special Director’s Circle and Member only events
  • Listing on the museum’s website
  • Recognition at designated fundraising events throughout the year
  • A 25% discount on any facility rental at the Akron Art Museum
  • Discount for employees to upgrade to family memberships
  • 10% discount for employees in the iQcafé and Shop

Art Works Business Member (500+ employees)

$5000
Free admission, facility rental, recognition in publications, discounts, and more.

Art Works Business Member (500+ employees)

$5000
  • Free admission for employees
  • Recognition in the museum’s quarterly publication for one year
  • Invitations to our special Director’s Circle and Member only events
  • Listing on the museum’s website
  • A complementary facility rental at the Akron Art Museum
  • Discount for employees to upgrade to family memberships
  • 10% discount for employees in the iQcafe and Shop

Director's Circle

Director's Circle

$1000
All general and contributor membership benefits plus: Invitations to special preview dinners of exhibitions; Opportunities for tours and travel with the Director; Private shopping day at the museum store in conjunction with Director’s Reception; Complimentary copy of a newly published museum catalog/book; Tax deductible gift amount: $1,000

Director's Circle

$1000
  • Unlimited admission to the collection and all exhibitions galleries for one year
  • Invitations to exhibition preview events
  • Discounts in the museum store and on educational workshops, lectures and programs
  • Invitation to exclusive Members Only events such as day trips, family events, weekend art getaways, behind-the-scenes tours and wine tastings
  • Subscription to the museum’s quarterly magazine
  • Free parking in the member parking lot (*available on a first-come first-serve basis , not available during certain special events)
  • Tax deduction in accordance with IRS regulations
  • Reciprocal membership privileges at 15 Ohio art museums and over 230 museums across North America
  • Invitations to special preview dinners of exhibitions and opportunities for tours and travel with the Director
  • Private shopping day at the museum store in conjunction with Director’s Reception
  • Complimentary copy of a newly published museum catalog/book
  • Tax deductible amount: $1,000

Director's Circle Silver

$1500
All basic Director’s Circle benefits plus: One complimentary one-year dual/household level gift membership (designate a new recipient each year); Six guest admission passes; Tax deductible gift amount: $1,500

Director's Circle Silver

$1500
  • Unlimited admission to the collection and all exhibitions galleries for one year
  • Invitations to exhibition preview events
  • Discounts in the museum store and on educational workshops, lectures and programs
  • Invitation to exclusive Members Only events such as day trips, family events, weekend art getaways, behind-the-scenes tours and wine tastings
  • Subscription to the museum’s quarterly magazine
  • Free parking in the member parking lot (*available on a first-come first-serve basis , not available during certain special events)
  • Tax deduction in accordance with IRS regulations
  • Reciprocal membership privileges at 15 Ohio art museums and over 230 museums across North America
  • One complimentary one-year dual/household level gift membership (designate a new recipient each year)
  • Six guest admission passes
  • Tax deductible amount: $1,500

Director's Circle Gold

$2500
All basic Director’s Circle benefits plus: Private lunch for two with the Director upon request; Private docent tour for up to eight; Six guest admission passes; Tax deductible gift amount: $2,500

Director's Circle Gold

$2500
  • Unlimited admission to the collection and all exhibitions galleries for one year
  • Invitations to exhibition preview events
  • Discounts in the museum store and on educational workshops, lectures and programs
  • Invitation to exclusive Members Only events such as day trips, family events, weekend art getaways, behind-the-scenes tours and wine tastings
  • Subscription to the museum’s quarterly magazine
  • Free parking in the member parking lot (*available on a first-come first-serve basis , not available during certain special events)
  • Tax deduction in accordance with IRS regulations
  • Reciprocal membership privileges at 15 Ohio art museums and over 230 museums across North America
  • Private lunch for two with the Director upon request
  • Private docent tour for up to eight
  • Six guest admission passes
  • Tax deductible amount: $2,500

Director's Circle Platinum

$5000
All basic Director’s Circle benefits plus: Invitation for two to an event at the Director’s home; Choice of one exhibition catalog per year; Six guest admission passes; Tax deductible gift amount: $5,000

Director's Circle Platinum

$5000
  • Unlimited admission to the collection and all exhibitions galleries for one year
  • Invitations to exhibition preview events
  • Discounts in the museum store and on educational workshops, lectures and programs
  • Invitation to exclusive Members Only events such as day trips, family events, weekend art getaways, behind-the-scenes tours and wine tastings
  • Subscription to the museum’s quarterly magazine
  • Free parking in the member parking lot (*available on a first-come first-serve basis , not available during certain special events)
  • Tax deduction in accordance with IRS regulations
  • Reciprocal membership privileges at 15 Ohio art museums and over 230 museums across North America
  • Invitation for two to an event at the Director’s home
  • Choice of one exhibition catalog per year
  • Six guest admission passes
  • Tax deductible amount: $5,000

Director's Circle Crystal

$10000
Champagne VIP tour of exhibition for eight with Director or Curator; All Exhibition Catalogs; Ten guest admission passes; Tax deductible gift amount: $10,000

Director's Circle Crystal

$10000
  • Unlimited admission to the collection and all exhibitions galleries for one year
  • Invitations to exhibition preview events
  • Discounts in the museum store and on educational workshops, lectures and programs
  • Invitation to exclusive Members Only events such as day trips, family events, weekend art getaways, behind-the-scenes tours and wine tastings
  • Subscription to the museum’s quarterly magazine
  • Free parking in the member parking lot (*available on a first-come first-serve basis , not available during certain special events)
  • Tax deduction in accordance with IRS regulations
  • Reciprocal membership privileges at 15 Ohio art museums and over 230 museums across North America
  • Champagne VIP tour of exhibition for eight with Director or Curator
  • All exhibition catalogs (three to four per year)
  • Ten guest admission passes
  • Tax deductible amount: $10,000