Welcome! Membership Levels & Benefits
Members enjoy free admission throughout the year, plus class and shop discounts, and other privileges like reciprocal memberships with museums in Michigan and across North America.
To purchase a membership online, click on the desired level below. To purchase over the phone, call Advancement Officer Cindy Trout: 269/349-7775, ext. 3113, Monday-Friday, 8-5, or the front desk evenings and weekends: 269/349-7775. You may also mail your check to 314 S. Park St., Kalamazoo MI 49007.
STUDENT $35 All primary member benefits, except invitations to receptions
INDIVIDUAL $55 All primary member benefits for one person (18 or over).
FAMILY/DUAL $85 All primary member benefits for two adults and all children 18 or younger at the same address, plus member pricing on unlimited art classes.
SUSTAINING $125 All primary member benefits, plus:
--Reciprocal membership at 21 Michigan art museums
--15% discount on Gallery Shop purchases
--Opportunity to rent the facility private parties or events
PATRON $250 All benefits of previous categories, plus:
--Guided preview tour to selected temporary exhibitions
--Invitations to upper level member-only receptions
BENEFACTOR $500 All previous benefits, plus:
--Free individual membership for a non-member friend
--Listing on KIA Donor Recognition Board
For personal assistance with a Director's Circle membership, please contact Membership Manager Cindy Trout at 269/585-9279 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Founder $1,000 All previous benefits, plus:
--Complimentary tuition for one art class
--Invitation for two to annual Director's Circle Dinner
--VIP parking at the KIA Arts Fair
Leader $2,500 All previous benefits, plus:
-- a complementary 3-hour facility rental*
Visionary $5,000+ All previous benefits, plus:
--Please contact Advancement Officer Cindy Trout at (269) 585-9279, or via email at email@example.com for a personal conversation regarding your generous membership level of giving.
*Based on availability at M-F 8am-5pm rates.
Primary Membership Benefits
- Year-round free admission to the museum's permanent and temporary exhibitions
- Free admission to all programs and receptions
- Mailed subscription to the full color, 24-page Sightlines quarterly magazine
- Invitations to members-only exhibition previews and receptions
- Exclusive, members-only events
- 10% discount on Gallery Shop purchases
- Member pricing on one Kirk Newman Art School class
- Early members-only registration for art classes
- Early shopping at the annual Holiday Sale in December, and biennial spring Garage Sale
- Opportunity to join the Kalamazoo Art League or be part of our trained docent corps, who conduct our tours for groups of all ages.
- Circulation privileges at the KIA Mary & Edwin Meader Fine Arts Library