Events for DMA Members

DMA Members are invited to enjoy a host of exclusive programs, including invitations to special events and exhibition receptions, tours with curators, special viewing opportunities, hands-on learning experiences, family events, expert-led tours, discussions, and workshops.

Exhibition Preview Days
All DMA Members

Exhibition Preview Days give members the opportunity to see exhibitions before they open to the public. 

Exhibition Talks
Ambassador ($250) level and above

Members-only exhibition talks feature lectures and discussions with DMA curators and visiting experts, focusing on special exhibitions or temporary installations.

Exhibition Opening Celebrations
Ambassador ($250) level and above

Exhibition opening celebrations are exclusive member parties intended to kick off select special exhibitions with a bang. These festive occasions generally feature light bites, a cash bar, and exhibition-themed activities, as well as access to the exhibition.

Exclusive DMA Member Events
Advocate ($500) level and above

Members will be invited to exclusive events throughout the year, ranging from engaging social gatherings that include art-focused hands-on experiences or opportunities to meet VIP guests to exclusive access to non-public areas, special previews, and insider information. 

DMA Circle Events

Contributor ($1,000) level and above

Members of DMA Circle, the Museum's most generous supporters, are invited to additional VIP events based on their level. These include additional Art Parties and behind-the-scenes events as well as the annual Director's Luncheon, curator-led tours of special exhibitions, and tours of new acquisitions. Additionally, DMA Circle Preview Receptions provide Circle Members with the first opportunity to see and enjoy special exhibitions in the company of curators, lenders, and sponsors. 

Upcoming Events

Format: 10/19/19

DMA Members-Only Tour: The Harvest

Saturday, October 19, noon

Join us on selected dates for exclusive docent-led tours just for DMA Members. Tours last one hour and will explore highlights and harvest themes from the collection.

Please check in at the DMA Membership Desk at the start of each tour. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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DMA Members-Only Preview Days: Speechless: Different by Design

Thursday, November 7, 6:00-9:00 p.m.

DMA Members enjoy priority access during Member Preview Days.

Explore the many ways in which we connect to the world around us through our senses. Experience the debut of site-specific installations and new commissions by six leading and emerging international designers and design teams. New works will create participatory environments in which senses are merged or substituted for one another so that visitors can engage with their surroundings in new and unconventional ways.

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DMA Members-Only Preview Days: speechless: different by design

Friday, November 8, 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

DMA Members enjoy priority access during Member Preview Days.

Explore the many ways in which we connect to the world around us through our senses. Experience the debut of site-specific installations and new commissions by six leading and emerging international designers and design teams. New works will create participatory environments in which senses are merged or substituted for one another so that visitors can engage with their surroundings in new and unconventional ways.

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DMA Members-Only Preview Days: Speechless: Different by Design

Saturday, November 9, 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

DMA Members enjoy priority access during Member Preview Days.

Explore the many ways in which we connect to the world around us through our senses. Experience the debut of site-specific installations and new commissions by six leading and emerging international designers and design teams. New works will create participatory environments in which senses are merged or substituted for one another so that visitors can engage with their surroundings in new and unconventional ways.

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