Director's Circle membership offers a deeper experience for those with a special interest in contemporary art, performance, film, and new media by providing unparalleled access to the artists and minds behind the ICA's acclaimed programs.
From After Hours with the Curator—keeping members in pace with the expanding scope of our exhibition program—to private collection tours and special art-related travel opportunities, Director's Circle events provide members with greater access.
To see the full calendar of events for Director’s Circle members, click here.
We invite you to join the Director's Circle to take a new view of today's art and make a deeper commitment to its importance in Boston. To further the impact of your gift, click here to see if your company will match your donation to the ICA.
To learn more about the Director’s Circle, please contact Nicole Freeman, Manager of Individual Giving, at 617-478-3183 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Director's Circle Fellow ($2,000-$4,999)
Director's Circle Leader ($5,000-$9,999)
Ars Longa Society ($10,000-$24,999)
Founders' Circle ($25,000+)
Levels and Benefits
Value of benefits $475.
- Unlimited free admission for two cardholders and up to four accompanying guests
- 10% discount at the ICA Store and Water Café
- Subscription to the ICA Magazine New and Director’s Circle eNews
- On-site annual recognition of your gift to the ICA
- Reciprocal membership privileges at over 35 modern and contemporary art museums nationwide
- Complimentary tickets to ICA produced public programs, performances and films of your choice (limit four per year)*
- Member rate when purchasing additional tickets to ICA-produced public programs, performances and films*
- Domestic travel opportunities, including trips to New York and Art Basel, Miami Beach
- Invitations to special events including the ICA’s annual Gala and Wine Auction
- Invitations to VIP exhibition opening receptions, After Hours with the Curator, and a private tour of a Boston-area art collection
Director's Circle Leader ($5,000–$9,999)
Value of benefits $675.
All Fellow benefits, plus:
- Private exhibition tours for you and your guests with a member of the ICA’s curatorial staff, arranged during museum hours
- Invitations to customized lectures and behind-the-scenes programs
- Priority reservations and reserved seating for ICA produced public programs, performances and films of your choice*
- Four complimentary general admission passes to the museum for family and friends*
Ars Longa Society ($10,000– $24,999)
Value of benefits $875.
All Leader benefits, plus:
- Invitation to the annual Ars Longa Society Dinner
- Opportunity to join the Ellen Matilda Poss Director and Barbara Lee Chief Curator on international art tours
- 10% discount off the base event rental fee for a private event
- Advance notice and priority reservation assistance on select Director’s Circle travel opportunities
- Six complimentary general admission passes*
Founders' Circle ($25,000 and above)
Value of benefits $1,025.To join the Founders' Circle please contact 617-478-3183 or email@example.com
All Ars Longa Society benefits, plus:
- Invitations to private dinners with the Ellen Matilda Poss Director, Barbara Lee Chief Curator, and exhibiting artists and performers
- Advance notice and highest priority reservations on all domestic and international travel opportunities
- 20% discount off the base event rental fee for a private event
- Reservations without charge for all ICA produced public programs, performances and films of your choice
- Personal collection consultation with ICA curatorial staff*
*Upon request, subject to availability, restrictions may apply
Northern Trust is proud to sponsor the Director's Circle.