These groups support specific areas by raising funds for acquisitions, exhibitions and related programs, and by promoting interest in these areas through special events and travel opportunities. SAMA has four Friends of the Collections: Friends of Ancient Art, Friends of Asian Art, Friends of Latin American Art and SAMA Contemporaries.
Museum membership at any level is a prerequisite of Friends of the Collections membership.
- Invitations to Connoisseur receptions and lectures
- Early announcements for Museum-sponsored national and international trips
- Private tours led by the curators
- Curatorial consultation on private collections
- 100% tax-deductible
Museum membership at any level is a prerequisite for support group membership.
Benefits include:invitations to exclusive lectures and receptions, private tours led by SAMA curators and national/international travel opportunities.
100% tax deductible.