BECOME A MOCA MEMBER

MOCA IS YOUR MUSEUM

Your benefits include free admission, invitations to exciting Members’ Openings and artists’ studio tours, complimentary exhibition catalogues, and much more.

YOU MAKE A DIFFERENCE 

Your contribution supports our education and outreach programs, exhibitions at all MOCA facilities, and our renowned permanent collection which includes more than 6,500 postwar masterpieces.

WHAT MOCA MEMBERSHIP MEANS

Join a creative community of artists, collectors, and curators who have made Los Angeles one of the most innovative art centers in the world.

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • Individual

    from $85.00

    Individual

    $85.00 One year | $145.00 Two years
    Free admission, invitations and priority access to Members' openings and events, and more.
    • 100% of membership is tax deductible
    • One personalized membership card
    • Free admission for two
    • Opportunity to purchase up to four discounted admission tickets ($5 each) for accompanying guests on each visit
    • Invitations to Members’ Openings and Members’ Preview Days
    • Invitations to the MOCA Insider Tour 10% discount at the MOCA Store 10% discount at Lemonade at MOCA (excludes alcohol)
    • Subscription to MOCA’s monthly e-newsletter
    • Subscription to Dwell magazine
    • Eligibility to join the MOCA Contemporaries 
  • Household / Dual

    from $125.00

    Household / Dual

    $125.00 One year | $212.00 Two years
    Same as individual membership but times two! The whole family can enjoy this membership.

    Individual member benefits
    +
    • A second personalized membership card
    • Free admission for four
    • Unlimited free admission for all household members ages 17 and under
    • Reciprocal membership benefits at over 300 North American museums through the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) program
     

  • Contributing

    from $200.00

    Contributing

    $200.00 One year | $340.00 Two years
    Expand your horizons with reciprocal membership benefits at 30 North American Museums.

    Individual member benefits
    +
      • A second personalized membership card
      • Free admission for four
      • Unlimited free admission for all household members ages 17 and under
      • Reciprocal membership benefits at over 300 North American museums through the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) program
      • $147 of membership is tax deductible
      • Reciprocal membership benefits at 30 North American museums through the Museum Alliance Reciprocal Membership program

    • MOCA Associate

      from $375.00

      MOCA Associate

      $375.00 One year | $635.00 Two years
      MOCA Associate Membership gives you the option to become involved in The MOCA Projects Council. A great way to join the conversation behind the scenes.

      Individual member benefits
      +
      • A second personalized membership card
      • Free admission for four
      • Unlimited free admission for all household members ages 17 and under
      • Reciprocal membership benefits at over 300 North American museums through the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) program
      • $147 of membership is tax deductible
      • Reciprocal membership benefits at 30 North American museums through the Museum Alliance Reciprocal Membership program
      • Reciprocal membership benefits at over 30 museums through the Modern and Contemporary Reciprocal Membership program
       

    • Art Advocate

      from $750.00

      Art Advocate

      $750.00 One year | $1,275.00 Two years
      With the Art Advocate Membership you will receive an invitation to the MOCA Fall Preview and to select Leadership Circle events.

      Individual member benefits
      +
      • A second personalized membership card
      • Free admission for four
      • Unlimited free admission for all household members ages 17 and under
      • Reciprocal membership benefits at over 300 North American museums through the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) program
      • $517 of membership is tax deductible
      • Reciprocal membership benefits at 30 North American museums through the Museum Alliance Reciprocal Membership program
      • One complimentary exhibition catalogue selected by the museum director and available at the MOCA box office
      • Reciprocal membership benefits at over 30 museums through the Modern and Contemporary Reciprocal Membership program
       

    • Leadership Circle

      from $1,500.00

      Leadership Circle

      $1,500.00 Curators Circle | $4,500.00 Director's Forum
      With the Leadership Circle Membership you will receive an invitation to the MOCA Fall Preview and to select Leadership Circle events.

       

      Curators Circle member benefits +
      • A second personalized membership card 
      • Two personalized membership cards
      • Free admission for up to four
      • Unlimited free admission for all household members age 17 and under
      • Reciprocal membership benefits at over 500 museums through the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM), Museum Alliance Reciprocal Membership, and Modern and Contemporary Reciprocal Members programs
      • Invitations to exclusive exhibition previews and receptions
      • Invitations to private exhibition walkthroughs led by a MOCA curators
      • Invitation to MOCA Fall Preview
      • Two complimentary exhibition catalogues selected by the museum director 
      • Recognition on the annual donor list on view at MOCA Grand Avenue
      • Eligibility to join the MOCA Projects Council
      • Eligibility to join MOCA ’s Drawings and Photography Committees
      • 5 complimentary one-time admission passes for unaccompanied guests
      • 2 year subscription to Los Angeles magazine
      • Special MOCA Membership cards, featuring MOCA Permanent collection artworks. 
       

       

       

      Director's Forum member benefits +
      All Curators Circle benefits plus:
      • Invitation to the annual On Collecting seminar
      • Invitations to attend studio visits and private collection tours
      • Invitation to the annual Director’s Reception celebrating the opening of a special exhibition
      • Opportunity to travel to select through the MOCATravel program
      • Presale privileges for gala and auction tickets
      • Reserved seating at select Art Talks and other MOCA programs
      • Eligibility to join MOCA ’s Acquisition and Collections Committee
      • An additional 5 complimentary one-time admission passes for unaccompanied guests. Each pass admits two people

       

       

    Questions?

    Please call MOCA Membership at
    213 621 1794 or send us an e-mail at membership1@moca.org

    Other Ways to Show Your Support

    MOCA PROJECTS COUNCIL

    As the museum’s major fundraising organization, this group of women art collectors and patrons presents several signature annual and monthly events to support MOCA’s award-winning education programming.
    INFO 213 621 1752

    CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP

    The Corporate Partners program unites corporate leaders across the region to support the arts, promote the mission of the museum, and bolster Los Angeles as a global center for art, culture, business, and innovation. Companies enjoy networking opportunities and receive exclusive benefits for their employees.
    INFO 213 621 1795

    DOUBLE YOUR DONATION

    Many companies match employee contributions to nonprofit organizations. To see if your employer offers a matching gift program, check with your personnel office.

    MOCA VOLUNTEERS

    A vibrant group of people with diverse backgrounds and interests, the MOCA Volunteers are an integral part our Visitor Services team. We offer a flexible training program to introduce you to contemporary art at MOCA. MOCA members at any level are eligible to apply.
    INFO 213 621 1711