Choose the membership level that’s right for you:

Upper-Tier Benefits

Benefactor ($2,500)
Benefactors of the Architecture & Design Society provide the highest level of philanthropy to the Department of Architecture and Design. Benefactors enjoy:

  • All Patron-level benefits
  • Preferred access to exclusive travel opportunities with curators
  • Special invitations to view and understand the permanent collection, interact with visiting scholars and artists, and visit exhibitions and private collections

Patron Level ($1,000)

  • All Sponsor-level benefits
  • Special opportunities to engage with the chair and curators of the Department of Architecture and Design
  • Access to exclusive travel opportunities with curators

Sponsor Level ($500)

  • All Contributor benefits
  • Special access to architecture and design exhibitions at the Art Institute
  • Opportunities to gather with other patrons at post-lecture special events
  • Private excursions to acclaimed Chicago-area architecture and design locations
  • Upper-tier listing in A&D Society materials

Standard Tier Benefits

Contributor ($250)

  • Invitations to lectures, special exhibition openings, and events.

Friend ($125)

  • All Contributor benefits for individuals aged 35 and under.

Join the A&D Society:

  • Sign up online (for those purchasing or renewing their Art Institute membership at the same time).
  • Call (312) 443-4751.