SDAI Circle members are part of shaping the contemporary art scene in San Diego and beyond. They underwrite our Biennial Exhibition and get insider access to exclusive programming and groundbreaking art. The Originators Circle, Contemporaries Circle, Patrons Circle, and Benefactors Circle each offer their own level of engagement and attendant benefits package.
All Circle Members receive Dual/Family Membership benefits (for two adults and children under 18 in the same household) including free general admission, invitation to opening night previews and receptions, discounted SDAI program tickets and fees.
Contemporaries advance SDAI’s mission and are the exclusive underwriters of the Biennial Exhibition, promoting emerging artists from SoCal/Baja.
All benefits of Dual/Family General Membership, plus:
Name recognition on website, digital donor wall and in SDAI's annual report (digital & print)
Complimentary tickets for two to the Contemporaries Ball
Invitations for Circle Member tours with the curator(s) or Deputy Director
Invitations for artist studio and collector tour(s)
Complimentary tickets to annual special events
Guest passes (two per SDAI exhibition)
All benefits of Contemporaries Circle, plus:
Name/Logo recognition at two of our major exhibitions and one of our pop-up exhibits
Invitation to book a private tour with the Deputy Director
Two guest tickets to the Contemporaries Ball
Guest passes (four per SDAI exhibition)
All benefits of Originators Circle, plus:
Name/Logo recognition at 3 of our major exhibitions and two of our pop-up exhibits
Four guest tickets to the Contemporaries Ball
Guest passes (six per SDAI exhibition)
All benefits of Patrons Circle, plus:
Name/Logo recognition on exhibition wall didactics
Title recognition for support of a strategic initiative
Name/Logo recognition in all exhibition gallery guides
Opportunity to host artists and curators
Feature in the SDAI Annual Report
Inclusion in one E-News Spotlight Story
For more details and to learn about our philanthropic circles, planned giving, and opportunities to engage with SDAI leadership, please contact Executive Director Jacqueline A. Silverman at (619) 236-0011 or firstname.lastname@example.org.