Patrons’ Circle

Gain unparalleled access to a world-renowned Gallery and collection through a curated programme of exclusive events led by our illustrious alumni, expert conservators and curators, and leading academics

£167 a month by Direct Debit*
£2000 a year by Direct Debit
£2000 a year by card
(£650 benefits £1350 suggested donation)


  • Invitation to our exhibition private views
  • Invitation to Director’s breakfast private views
  • Invitation to curator-led breakfast private views and early morning views
  • Curated programme of exclusive events including expert-led visits to galleries, exhibitions and collections
  • Opportunity to join art and architecture trips**
  • VIP access to selected art fairs including Frieze and Photo London
  • Free unlimited entry to The 鶹Ƶ Gallery, collection displays and exhibitions for you and a guest
  • Additional exclusive viewing opportunities
  • Access to ticketed events programme curated for Friends**
  • Access to presale tickets and sold-out time slots for exhibitions
  • Priority booking to selected events, lectures and debates
  • Advance notice and priority booking for art history short courses
  • Access to The 鶹Ƶ Libraries by appointment
  • 10% discount in the Art Café
  • 10% discount in-store and online at The 鶹Ƶ Shop***
  • The 鶹Ƶ News; our annual magazine with insights, interviews, and stories from across The 鶹Ƶ community
  • Patrons’ e-newsletter with exclusive offers from our respected partners

*Monthly Direct Debit for 12 months. Direct Debit payment not available on gift membership
**Additional costs apply
***Terms and conditions apply

Please note for Gift Aid purposes, we are required to indicate the commercial value of the benefits we may offer to Patrons’ Circle (£650). Any voluntary donation above the agreed values of benefits will be eligible for Gift Aid; it is possible to purchase a Patrons’ Circle membership without making a donation

鶹Ƶ Institute of Art (company no 4464432) is an exempt charity under the Charities Act 2011