A world of art awaits you!

The American Federation of Arts Membership Program offers year-round arts access to the most anticipated exhibitions, private collections in Greater New York, and national art fairs to those who ensure that art of the highest quality remains accessible to audiences nationwide. Through AFA Member support, the AFA offers art museums of all sizes the opportunity to host diverse, world-class exhibitions.



(Fully tax deductible)

Access for one person to:

  • Six cultural events annually such as:
    • Curator-led tours of museums, galleries, and artist foundations
    • VIP passes to major art fairs
  • Discount tickets to Fall Gala and Spring Luncheon
  • Special gift
($675 tax deductible)
All benefits of FRIEND for two people, plus:
  • Invitation to one private collection or artist studio visit per year
  • Invitations to art-filled day trips, including annual Day of Art: Hamptons
  • Priority seating for public programs
($1,300 tax deductible)

All benefits of SUPPORTER for two people, plus:

  • VIP invitation to 2-4 additional events annually
  • Ability to bring one additional guest to programs
  • Invitation to participate in the AFA Annual Meeting of Members
  • Acknowledgement in AFA exhibition catalogues
  • Invitations to AFA exhibition VIP openings at museums nationwide
  • Exclusive VIP preview day passes to major art fairs
  • Complimentary AFA exhibition catalogues upon request

($2,800 tax deductible)

All benefits of NATIONAL PATRON for two people, plus:

  • Invitation to an annual leadership reception with AFA Director and trustees
  • Invitations to attend exclusive national and international trustee art trips
  • Opportunity to host a private curator-led tour of a current AFA exhibition
  • Opportunity to serve on an AFA committee


*Available VIP passes to art fairs typically include: The Armory Show, Frieze New York, IFPDA Print Fair, The International Fine Art and Antique Dealers Show, Expo Chicago, Art Hamptons, Dallas Art Fair, Art Basel/Miami Beach.