Become a KIA Business Member

Your business membership at the KIA will yield a variety of marketing and community investment benefits:

  • Enhanced business reputation and brand recognition.
  • Strengthened relationships with customers, clients, and vendors.
  • Increased employee, customer, and community relations and loyalty.
  • Better attract and retain employees

In addition, our beautiful facility offers a place to engage with your constituencies, via meetings and special events. At the Supporter level, for example, you will have the option to rent the KIA for private, after-hours business receptions or other business functions. Our business members help ensure that the KIA continues to play a vital cultural and educational role in the region, as we have since 1924. Click here to see a current list of Business Members.

Or, learn more about becoming a Business Sponsor of special events or exhibitions.

Limited-time offer for businesses and professionals

We invite you to purchase a bundle of FIVE Family Memberships at a special discounted price of $75 each, for a limited time. Share all that the KIA has to offer and use these as gifts for your best clients and customers, co-workers, new neighbors, or colleagues. The bundle saves you $50 off the standard fees, at $375. These memberships are good for one year. With your purchase, we will provide five membership gift certificates to give, and which the recipients can use to activate their membership -- good for two adults and all children under 18 at the same address.

Buy a KIA 5-membership gift package.

Become a KIA Business Member

We invite you to join the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts!
For more information, contact 269/349-7775 ext. 3113 or email us.

Member Type Annual Fee Business Membership Benefits
Associate $300
  • One complimentary Family Membership
  • A subscription to Sightlines quarterly magazine and art school catalog
  • Invitations to members-only exhibition previews, receptions and special events
  • Listing on the Business Partner Recognition Board and KIA website
  • 10 admission passes to the galleries
Become a Business Associate Member

Supporter $500 All benefits listed above, plus:

Become a Business Supporter Member

Contributor $1,000 All benefits listed above, plus:
  • Three (3) complimentary memberships at the Sustaining level
  • A behind the scenes tour of the KIA by the Executive Director for an employee group followed by a wine reception (12 people)
  • Employee Appreciation Day - Employees may bring 1 adult guest and any children to be admitted for free (1 day per 12 months)
  • Use of KIA small conference rooms for meeting (depending on availability, two one hour meetings)]
  • Additional 10 admission passes (30 total)

Become a Business Contributor Member

Ambassador $2,500 All benefits listed above, plus:
  • Three (3) complimentary personal memberships at the Donor leve
  • Additional 10 admission passes (40 total)
  • Invitation to the annual Director's Circle Dinner (2 people)

Become a Business Ambassador Member

Leader $5,000 All benefits listed above, plus:
  • Additional 10 admission passes (50 total)
  • Invitation to the annual Director's Circle Dinner (4 people total)
  • Company logo placement on website and opportunity for sponsorship of an exhibition

Become a Business Leader Level Member


Steward $7,500 All benefits listed above, plus:

Become a Business Steward Level Member