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.



($250/$100 tax deductible)

  • Curator-led tours of museums, galleries, and artist foundations
  • Artist studio visits
  • VIP passes to major art fairs
  • Special gift
($425 tax deductible)
  • All benefits of FRIEND, plus:
  • Exclusive private collection visits
  • Invitations to art-filled day trips, including annual Day of Art: Hamptons
  • Ticket to AFA ArtViews (panel discussions on museum topics)
  • Invitations to AFA exhibition openings at museums nationwide
($1,300 tax deductible)
  • All benefits of SUPPORTER, plus:
  • Acknowledgement in AFA exhibition catalogues
  • Invitations to AFA exhibition VIP openings at museums nationwide
  • Advance invitations to AFA annual Fall Gala and Spring Luncheon
  • Complimentary AFA exhibition catalogues

($2,800 tax deductible)

  • All benefits of NATIONAL PATRON, plus:
  • Invitations to attend exclusive national and international trustee art trips
  • Invitation to special collection visit and lunch with AFA Director and trustees
  • Private curator-led tour of current AFA exhibition
  • Opportunity to bring guest to member events
  • 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.