Curator’s Circle members play a crucial role in BAMPFA's ability to showcase the highest-quality art and film programming and foster new knowledge about the vast array of cultures and historically significant works represented in our collection. Your contributions help to underwrite in-person conversations with artists and filmmakers from around the world, while also making BAMPFA programs widely accessible by allowing us to offer free admission to Bay Area children and their families.
Become a Curator’s Circle member today to get and give the best of BAMPFA!
Members at this level have a passion for art and film and a desire for behind-the-scenes insight into upcoming programs and curatorial projects in development. Contributors enjoy:
Benefactors directly impact BAMPFA’s core mission by providing crucial funding that helps us to showcase groundbreaking art and film, care for the works in our collection, and present a vibrant schedule of public programs and conversations. Members at this level receive all of the above benefits, plus:
Advocates help to spread the BAMPFA bounty! Support from Advocates allows us to offer free admission to everyone under eighteen, plus an accompanying adult for children thirteen and under, and extend free gallery admission and reduced-fee film tickets to all UC Berkeley students. Advocates receive all of the above benefits, plus:
Ambassadors expand BAMPFA's reach and range by providing crucial funding for research, collaboration, and exchange with artists, filmmakers, curators, and scholars from around the country and throughout the world. In addition to all the above benefits, Ambassadors are entitled to:
Director-level members share a bold belief in BAMPFA’s vision and provide transformative annual support that assures our fullest aspirations for excellence, edge, and engagement. In addition to the benefits above, Director-level members enjoy: