Levels & Benefits
Purchase a membership online now!
$65 (fully tax deductible)
$90 (fully tax deductible)
All Individual benefits, plus:
$175 ($120 tax deductible)
All Dual/Family benefits, plus:
$300 ($185 tax deductible)
All Sponsor benefits, plus:
$500 ($350 tax deductible)
All Patron benefits, plus:
All memberships are offered with a 10% discount for 65+; current students; UC Berkeley alumni, faculty, and staff; and people with disabilities. Proof of status is required.
Curator’s Circle Membership
Get the best of BAMPFA by joining our premier donor group, the Curator’s Circle. Members at this level enjoy enhanced access to exhibitions and film programs, as well as special events with artists and curators. Members at this level contribute valuable support directly to BAMPFA’s art and film programming, ensuring that our audiences enjoy the greatest possible access to our art and film exhibitions, and that our collections are cared for with state-of-the-art preservation techniques.
Join the Curator's Circle at the Contributor level today to be honored on the electronic donor wall in the new BAMPFA! Join at the Benefactor level or above to also be honored with a personalized seat in the Barbro Osher Theater.
Contributor: $1,000–2,499 (All but $189 of your gift is tax deductible)
- Two personalized VIP membership cards offering unlimited free admission to the galleries
- Reciprocal membership privileges at over 600 museums nationwide
- Recognition on BAMPFA’s donor wall
- Priority invitation to select BAMPFA events, including the annual gala and 2016 reopening celebration
- Invitations to exclusive film events, exhibition previews, and receptions
- Complimentary BAMPFA exhibition catalog
- Curator-led tour of a Bay Area artist’s studio and gallery
- Twelve tickets to film screenings annually
Benefactor: $2,500–4,999 (All but $255 of your gift is tax deductible)
Includes all membership benefits of the Contributor level, plus:
- Additional curator-led tour of a Bay Area artist’s studio and gallery
- Exclusive curator-led tour of a BAMPFA exhibition
- Tours of local private art collections
- Concierge parking through the Development office
- One year-round pass to film screenings
Advocate: $5,000–9,999 (All but $285 of your gift is tax deductible)
Includes all membership benefits of the Benefactor level, plus:
- Domestic and international travel opportunities with BAMPFA director, curators, and trustees
- Sponsorship of one art exhibition or film series per year with credit line recognition in print and digital publications
- Invitation to MATRIX Chats in private collectors’ homes
- Invitation to curator presentations on contemporary art trends
- Additional year-round pass to film screenings
Ambassador: $10,000–14,999 (All but $335 of your gift is tax deductible)
Includes all membership benefits of the Advocate level, plus:
- Private tour of a BAMPFA exhibition for up to 10 guests with BAM/PFA director
- Art exhibition or film series sponsorship recognized on slide displayed onscreen in the PFA Theater
Director’s Circle members are dedicated and generous patrons of BAMPFA who believe deeply in the transformative power of art and film. Donors at this level have a significant impact on BAMPFA, ensuring that it remains a uniquely dynamic, diverse, and engaging cultural town square. In addition to the Ambassador level benefits above, Director’s Circle members enjoy exclusive, personalized engagement opportunities with BAMPFA’s director tailored to their interests in art and film, utilizing the extraordinary resources of BAMPFA and the University of California, Berkeley.
join or renew today
Choose from three easy ways to join or renew:
- Purchase a membership online now!
- Call (510) 642-5186
- Visit the museum admissions desk or PFA Theater box office