Members matter. As a member-supported organization SDAI activates a community on the cutting edge of contemporary culture.

Membership Levels:

  • General Memberships start at $50 ($45 for seniors and students) and offer admission to exhibitions, members-only previews, discounts on open call fees and shop purchases, and more.
  • Contemporaries Membership is $35 for ages 18-35.
  • Circle Memberships start at $250 and are the first step into philanthropic giving to SDAI.
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Benefits for All Members:

  • Unlimited admission to exhibitions
  • Invitations to Member preview receptions and artist talks
  • Priority registration for special events/classes
  • Discounted program/class fees
  • Free access to Member events
  • 50% discount on artist application submissions
  • 10% discount at the SDAI Art Shop
  • 10% discount at Panama 66, Blind Lady Ale House, and Tiger! Tiger! restaurants
  • Name recognition as a Member on the digital donor wall and in SDAI's annual report

Membership Levels and Registration


Individual $50/year (Seniors and Students $45)

100% tax-deductible

●      Member Benefits for one

Dual/Family $80/year (Seniors $75)

100% tax-deductible

●      Member Benefits for two, plus children under 18


Contemporaries Membership

$35/year per individual

100% tax-deductible

●      Discounted rates for ages 18 to 35 offering all Member Benefits



To learn more about membership, giving, and volunteer as well as leadership opportunities at SDAI, please contact Jacqueline Marino at (619) 236-0011 or