Gold  $1,000
The highest level of philanthropy, Gold members provide critical acquisition and ongoing support to the Department of Textiles. Gold members enjoy:

  • All Silver-level benefits
  • Prioritized access to curator-led travel opportunities

  • Special opportunities to interact with visiting scholars and artists

Silver   $500
Silver members enjoy:

  • All Sustaining-level benefits
  • Special opportunities to view and understand the permanent collection
  • Select visits to private collections
  • Early access to curator-led travel opportunities

Sustaining   $250
Sustaining members enjoy:

  • All Individual-level benefits for two people

Individual   $150
members enjoy: 

  • Invitation to the Textile Society’s annual meeting in April

  • Invitation to member lectures, special exhibition events, and Textile Society programs

Please join us, either online or by contacting our office. Note you must be an Art Institute member to join the Textile Society.

Contact Us
For more information, please contact Elyse Strand, assistant director of affiliate programs and events, at (312) 443-9198 or