Become A Member

Experience the art of today. Be part of the Des Moines Art Center. 

Your membership directly supports free admission, educational programs, and outreach at the Art Center while providing you with many valuable benefits and discounts.

  • Individual Member

    INDIVIDUAL MEMBER

    $40 One Year / One Adult (+18)

    • 10% discount in the Museum Shop
    • 20% discount for studio classes
    • Discounts on tickets to many special events
    • Invitation to exhibition preview parties, plus one free drink
    • Opportunity to join member groups — Art Noir and Print Club
    • Access to member-only programs including behind-the-scenes events
    • Advance notice of upcoming programs and events through subscription to the NEWS
    • Class schedules and opportunity to enroll before the general public


    Total value of benefits for tax purposes: $15

  • SEAMS Member

    SEAMS MEMBER

    $30 One Year

    Degree-seeking Student (18+) / Educator / Artist / Senior (65+) / Active military

    All Individual benefits

    Total value of benefits for tax purposes: $15

  • Household

    HOUSEHOLD

    $55 One Year

    • All Individual benefits
    • Household memberships include benefits for up to two adults and all dependents living in the same household, or two adults and any grandchildren 18 years of age or younger.
       

    Total value of benefits for tax purposes: $15

  • Contributor

    CONTRIBUTOR

    $110 One Year

    All Household benefits, plus: 

    • Member rate on facility rentals*
    • Opportunity to join Salon 4700
    • Invitation to exhibition preview parties, plus two free drinks
    • Recognition in Annual Report
    • Reciprocal member benefits and free admission at more than 650 museums nationwide
       

    Total value of benefits for tax purposes: $60

  • Members

    SUPPORTER

    $220 One Year

    All Contributor benefits, plus: 

    • Reciprocal membership benefits and free admission at an additional 40 modern and contemporary art museums nationwide.


    Total value of benefits for tax purposes: $60

  • Sustainer

    SUstainer

    $500 One Year

    All Supporter benefits, plus: 

    • Free enrollment in one art appreciation class annually.
       

    Total value of benefits for tax purposes: $90

  • Director's Circle

    DIRECTOR'S CIRCLE

    Join the Director's Circle and shape the future of the Des Moines Art Center.

*Facility rentals include security and maintenance fees and do not include food and beverage or outside rental needs.

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