Director’s Circle

For nearly two decades, Director’s Circle members have been bringing SFMOMA’s boldest visions to life through meaningful annual support while developing a personal connection to the museum’s leadership.


Become a Director-Level Member: $20,000–$49,999

Access and Engagement
  • Curator-led exhibition tours with fellow Director’s Circle donors
  • Visits to private art collections in the Bay Area
  • Invitation to join Director Neal Benezra on an annual international trip, organized around unique art and cultural experiences and varied curatorial disciplines
  • Invitation to the annual Director’s Circle Dinner
  • Special exhibition preview receptions and private viewing hours
  • Private exhibition tours upon request
  • Eight VIP-access tickets to exhibitions requiring timed tickets
Learning and Enrichment
  • Opportunity to join Collectors’ Forum, a community in which you can enhance your understanding and enjoyment of collecting modern and contemporary art
  • Early registration for SFMOMA continuing education programs
  • Special family programs to engage the kids in your life with art
  • VIP passes to art fairs upon request
  • Complimentary catalogue from an SFMOMA exhibition of your choice
Services and Recognition
  • Dedicated staff liaison to personally customize your SFMOMA engagement
  • Recognition on the annual donor wall
More to Enjoy

All the benefits of Curators’ Circle membership, including:

  • Invitation to join SFMOMA curators on domestic art trips
  • Diverse programs with curators, including talks, tours, and “Meet the Curators” receptions
  • Twelve museum guest passes annually
  • Discounts at the SFMOMA Museum Store
  • Priority invitations to select museum events, including The Modern Ball, the Contemporary Vision Award, and the SECA Art Award reception
  • Free admission to more than thirty museums nationwide with Museum Alliance Reciprocal Membership

Become a President-Level Member: $50,000–$99,999

Everything above, plus:
  • Lunch and a tour with an SFMOMA staff member of your choice

Become a Chairman-Level Member: $100,000+

Everything above, plus:
  • Complimentary mailed copies of all SFMOMA publications

Request Information

To request information about Director’s Circle at SFMOMA, call 415.357.4127 or email

Memberships are nontransferable. All prices and benefits are subject to change.

To join by mail, download an order form.