National Academy visitor, photo: David Plakke Media, 2011

Membership.

Members help to sustain the vital programs, exhibitions, and living legacy of the National Academy. In gratitude for this essential support, we offer a range of benefits, art experiences, and special access to Academy events.

Please join us at one of the following levels, and enjoy some of our NEW benefits!
Academy Patrons JOIN NOW>
Friends Circle JOIN NOW>

Academy Patrons JOIN NOW>
Academy Patrons are a dynamic group of like-minded cultural leaders, distinguished collectors, and impassioned art lovers who enjoy behind-the-scenes and personalized access to the Academy and art world through VIP events. In addition to enjoying special benefits, Academy Patrons provide critical support for exhibitions, core public programs, advancements in the Academy School and student scholarships, and important conservation and research initiatives.

Become an Academy Patron with a gift of $2,500 or more and enjoy year-round exclusive benefits, including:

Bronze $2,500-$4,999 JOIN NOW>

(100% TAX DEDUCTIBLE)
Unlimited admission for up to eight people, plus:
• Personalized membership cards for two adults
• Invitations to VIP exhibition previews & receptions
• Invitation to the annual Induction Ceremony for newly elected National Academicians
• Private studio & site visits with National Academician artists & architects
• Invitations to complimentary curator-led tours, lectures & other public programs – new
• Private tours of New York City area gallery shows
• Free admission to museums across the U.S. through the Art Museum Reciprocal Network
• Subscriptions to National Academy e-News & Member e-Newsletter – new
• Catalogue of courses and workshops at the Academy School – new
• 15% discount on exhibition catalogues – new
• 10% discount at select cafés & other establishments – new
• Acknowledgment on the Academy’s website & in other donor rosters

Silver $5,000-$9,999 JOIN NOW>

(100% TAX DEDUCTIBLE)
All Bronze benefits, plus:
• Invitation to annual reception with National Academician artists & architects
• VIP passes to local, national & international art fairs
• 20% savings on individual classes & workshops at the Academy School – new

Gold $10,000-$24,999 JOIN NOW>

(100% TAX DEDUCTIBLE)
All Silver benefits. plus:
• Sponsor listing for one public program annually
• Reserved seating at public programs – new
• One Contributor membership to give as a gift – new

Platinum $25,000 and above JOIN NOW>

(100% TAX DEDUCTIBLE)
Unlimited free admission for up to 10 people and all Gold benefits, plus:
• One complimentary docent-led tour for up to six people during museum hours – new
• Exclusive customized benefits available upon request. Please contact the Development       Office at 212.369.4880 ext. 215 for more information. – new

To join immediately or request more information, please contact the Academy Patrons Office at 212-369-4880 x228 or friends@nationalacademy.org.

Friends Circle JOIN NOW>
Membership is the best way to experience everything the National Academy Museum & School has to offer. Your generosity provides critical support for innovative exhibitions, dynamic public programs, and in-depth arts instruction and scholarships for students of all ages and experience levels from New York City and around the globe.

Become a Friends Circle member today with a gift of $75 or more to enjoy exclusive year-round benefits, including:

Individual $75 JOIN NOW>

(100% TAX DEDUCTIBLE)
Unlimited admission for 1 person, plus:
• Personalized membership card for one adult
• Free tickets to members-only events
• Invitations to complimentary exhibition previews & receptions
• Invitations to free tours, lectures & other public programs – new
• Subscriptions to National Academy e-News & Member e-Newsletter – new
• Catalogue of courses & workshops at the Academy School – new
• 10% discount at select cafés & other establishments

Contributor $150 JOIN NOW>

(100% TAX DEDUCTIBLE)
Unlimited admission for 2 people and all Individual benefits, plus:
• Personalized membership cards for two adults
• Free admission to museums across the U.S. through the Art Museum Reciprocal Network
• 10% discount on exhibition catalogues

Associate $300 JOIN NOW>

(100% TAX DEDUCTIBLE)
Unlimited admission for 4 people and all Contributor benefits, plus:
• 15% savings on individual classes & workshops at the Academy School

Sustainer $500 JOIN NOW>

(100% TAX DEDUCTIBLE)
All Associate benefits, plus:
• VIP tours of Academy Museum exhibitions
• Invitations to private tours of area gallery shows

Director’s Circle $1,000 JOIN NOW>

(100% TAX DEDUCTIBLE)
Unlimited admission for 6 people and all Sustainer benefits, plus:
• Invitation to the annual Induction Ceremony for newly elected National Academicians
• Private studio & site visits with National Academician artists & architects
• Invitation to one Academy Patron event selected by National Academy staff – new
• Acknowledgment on the Academy’s website & in other donor rosters

To join or renew your membership today, CLICK HERE.
For more information on how to join the Friends Circle, please call 212-369-4880 x 228 or email friends@nationalacademy.org.