Collectors Circle is an exclusive program for those who are committed to supporting the work of American and international contemporary artists. Your contribution underwrites the development of new works-in-progress by notable rising and established artists during their residencies at 18th Street Arts Center. With behind-the-scenes access to outstanding artists from around the world, you gain the opportunity to deepen your knowledge about contemporary art, the creative process, and citizen diplomacy in a friendly, intimate environment.
Collectors Circle annual membership starts at $500 and can be fulfilled through a one-time gift or through a monthly automatic payment which can be as low as $42/month. Members can also elect to join as a sustaining member to have their membership automatically renewed, annually.
- Invitations to exclusive receptions, artist studio tours and more.
- Opportunity to schedule private exhibition tours
- Members-only newsletter
- Complimentary annual catalogue
- Limited Edition artworks by select artists
- Private craft beer tastings during the year
- Complimentary tickets to 18th Street Arts Center annual benefit event BAM Fest
- Recognition on website and in annual catalogue
- Significant portion of membership gifts are tax-deductible
Membership gifts support 18th Street’s core artists in residency program including the Artist Lab Residency that focuses on emerging Los Angeles-based artists. Check out the artist videos below from our former Artist Lab residents.
For questions about membership and benefits including setting-up a pledge agreement please email Joy Kliewer