Director’s Circle membership includes invitations to special events, performances, curator-led tours, ICA Travel opportunities, and more—all designed to bring you closer to the mission and programs of the ICA. Find a membership level and benefits to suit your interests below!

All Director’s Circle members enjoy:

Director’s Circle levels and benefits

Director’s Circle Fellow ($2,000–$4,999)

Value of benefits $442

  • Unlimited free admission with four accompanying guests per cardholder
  • Eight complimentary guest admission passes
  • Invitations to VIP exhibition opening receptions, often featuring conversations between artist(s) and organizing curator(s)
  • Invitations to After Hours with the Curator and other specially-designed events
  • Complimentary tickets to ICA-produced programs, performances, and films*
  • Annual recognition of your gift to the ICA
  • Subscriptions to Director’s Circle member eNews and ICA magazine
  • 10% discount at the ICA Store and discounts at select area businesses
  • Rental privileges to host a private event at the ICA*
     

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Director’s Circle Leader ($5,000–$9,999)

Value of benefits $525

  • Unlimited free admission with four accompanying guests per cardholder
  • Eight complimentary guest admission passes
  • Invitations to ICA exhibition opening receptions, often featuring conversations between artist(s) and organizing curator(s)
  • Invitations to After Hours with the Curator and other specially-designed events
  • Invitation to meet a Boston-area artist in their studios
  • Invitation to tour a Boston private collection
  • Opportunity to travel with the ICA and explore the contemporary art scenes in other major US cities
  • Invitation the annual Director’s Circle Summer Party
  • Complimentary tickets to ICA-produced programs, performances, and films*
  • Annual recognition of your gift
  • Subscriptions to Director’s Circle member eNews and ICA magazine
  • 10% discount at the ICA Store and discounts at select area businesses
  • Rental privileges to host a private event at the ICA*
     

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Ars Longa Society ($10,000–$24,999)

Value of benefits $525

  • Unlimited free admission with four accompanying guests per cardholder
  • Eight complimentary guest admission passes
  • Invitations to ICA exhibition opening receptions, often featuring conversations between artist(s) and organizing curator(s)
  • Invitations to After Hours with the Curator and other specially-designed events
  • ICA TravelInvitation to meet a Boston-area artist in their studio
  • Invitation to tour a Boston private collection
  • Invitation to the privately-hosted Ars Longa Evening
  • Opportunity to travel with the Ellen Matilda Poss Director and Barbara Lee Chief Curator on national and international art tours
  • Rental privileges to host a private event at the ICA, with 10% off base rental fee*
  • Invitation the annual Director’s Circle Summer Party
  • Complimentary tickets to ICA-produced programs, performances, and films*
  • Annual recognition of your gift
  • Subscriptions to Director’s Circle member eNews and ICA magazine
  • 10% discount at the ICA Store and discounts at select area businesses
     

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Founders’ Circle ($25,000–$49,999)

Value of benefits $1,281

  • Unlimited free admission with four accompanying guests per cardholder
  • Eight complimentary guest admission passes
  • Invitations to ICA exhibition opening receptions, often featuring conversations between artist(s) and organizing curator(s)
  • Invitations to private dinners following ICA exhibition opening receptions alongside the Ellen Matilda Poss Director, organizing curator(s), and artist(s)
  • Invitations to After Hours with the Curator and other specially-designed events
  • Invitation to meet a Boston-area artist in their studio
  • Invitation to tour a Boston private collection
  • Invitation to the privately-hosted Ars Longa Evening
  • Advance notice and highest priority reservations for all ICA travel opportunities, including trips with the Ellen Matilda Poss Director and Barbara Lee Chief Curator on national and international art tours
  • Rental privileges to host a private event at the ICA, with 25% off base rental fee*
  • Invitation the annual Director’s Circle Summer Party
  • Complimentary tickets to ICA-produced programs, performances, and films*
  • Annual recognition of your gift to the ICA
  • Subscriptions to Director’s Circle member eNews and ICA magazine
  • 10% discount at the ICA Store and discounts at select area businesses
     

Join now!

Avant Guardian Society ($50,000+)

Value of benefits $1,561

  • Unlimited free admission with four accompanying guests per cardholder
  • Eight complimentary guest admission passes
  • Invitations to ICA exhibition opening receptions, often featuring conversations between artist(s) and organizing curator(s)
  • Invitations to private dinners following ICA exhibition opening receptions alongside the Ellen Matilda Poss Director, organizing curator(s), and artist(s)
  • Invitations to After Hours with the Curator and other specially-designed events
  • Invitation to meet a Boston-area artist in their studio
  • Invitation to tour a Boston private collection
  • Invitation to the privately-hosted Ars Longa Evening
  • Advance notice and highest priority reservations for all ICA travel opportunities, including trips with the Ellen Matilda Poss Director and Barbara Lee Chief Curator on national and international art tours
  • Personal invitation to experience a distinctive travel opportunity with the Ellen Matilda Poss Director and fellow Avant Guardian Society members
  • Opportunity to be recognized in association with an exhibition, performance season, or program of your choice on site and in published and electronic media
  • Rental privileges to host a private event at the ICA, with 30% off base rental fee*
  • Invitation the annual Director’s Circle Summer Party
  • Complimentary tickets to ICA-produced programs, performances, and films*
  • Annual recognition of your gift
  • Subscriptions to Director’s Circle member eNews and ICA magazine
  • 10% discount at the ICA Store and discounts at select area businesses
     

Join now!

 

*Upon request, subject to availability, restrictions may apply

To decline benefits in order to receive a higher level of deductibility, please contact the Development Office at 617-478-3147 or directorscircle@icaboston.org.

 


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