Join & Give

We at the CU Art Museum strive to serve as a generator and incubator of art, creativity and artistic inquiry through programs engaging students, faculty and the public. Your financial support helps fund exhibitions, collections preservation and programming. Won’t you join us and be a part of the creative center of campus?

Invest in Our Mission  Give Now

We develop individualized giving plans for donors who wish to invest in the CU Art Museum and its impact on the campus and community. In addition to discretionary support, annual giving can be directed to support exhibitions, acquisitions, educational  programs and collection conservation.

For more information about giving, please call Amber Story, associate director of development, office of advancement, at 303-541-1438 and Amber.Story@colorado.edu

And if you'd like to make a gift online, please follow this link to giving.cu.edu. 

Become a Member

Our members take pride in knowing that their gift helps to sustain a dynamic learning environment rich in artistic inquiry. Your membership supports acquisitions, curatorial research, conservation and digitization of the collection, and the range of free programs offered to students, faculty and the public.

We’ll be happy to set up your membership. You can send your check, payable to University of Colorado Foundation, to: CU Art Museum, 318 UCB, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309. If you have questions, please call Jessica Brunecky at 303-492-3008 or email jessica.brunecky@colorado.edu.

Levels:

Art Lover

Art Lover members enjoy invitations to all openings and special CUAM programming, including our annual summer member’s party, 15 percent discount on framing services at Boulder’s 15th Street Gallery and reciprocal membership benefits at more than 800 museums nationwide through the North American Reciprocal Museums.

Recognition levels:
$100 Associate
$250 Sustainer
$500 Enthusiast

Art Luminary

Art Luminary members enjoy all the benefits of the Art Lover, plus exclusive opportunities with artists and renowned scholars, curated visits to private collections and artist studios, and prioritized invitations to national and international travel opportunities.

Recognition levels:
$1,000 Investor
$2,500 Benefactor
$5,000 Visionary

Benefits are for two adults residing at the same address and any dependents.
Please note that CUAM memberships are tax-deductible less the fair market value of benefits.

Gifts of Art

Gifts of art or acquisition funds help build the CU Art Museum’s permanent collection as a teaching and research resource. If you are considering offering artwork to the museum, or are interested in giving to an acquisition fund, please contact Hope Saska, curator of collections and exhibitions.