Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts

Membership Levels and Benefits

Become a vital part of the Bemis Center family through an annual membership. Your investment will support all that we do, from our internationally-renowned Artist-in-Residence Program and exhibitions to our monthly public educational programs and daily operations. Thank you for your generosity!

Individual $50 (Artists and Students $30)

  • Subscription to the Bemis Center e-newsletter and Time + Space journal
  • An invitation for one to the Artist and Member Preview Reception for the Benefit Art Auction Exhibition
  • Private Tours of Bemis Center by appointment, with access to the art research library
  • Recognition in Bemis Center's annual Year in Review in Time + Space
  • Invitations to exhibition opening receptions, special events, and public engagement programs including gallery talks, Open House / Open Studios, panel discussions, and performances

Join as an Individual, Artist, or Student Member

$40/$20 tax-deductible


Family $100

Benefits of Individual, plus:

  • An invitation for two to the Artist and Member Preview Reception for the Benefit Art Auction Exhibition

Join as a Family Member

$80 tax-deductible


Sustaining $500

Benefits of Family, plus:

  • Two tickets to the Benefit Art Auction (Concert not included)

Join as a Sustaining Member

$410 tax-deductible


Contributing $1,000

Benefits of Sustaining, plus:

  • Invitations to private events, offering behind-the-scenes access to Bemis Center exhibitions, artists, and curators

Join as a Contributing Member

$830 tax-deductible


NEW! Patron-in-Residence $3,000

Benefits of Contributing, plus:

  • Exclusive opportunities to engage Bemis artists-in-residence, including private studio tours throughout the year
  • In-depth information about each artist-in-residence before, during, and after their residency
  • Invitations to gatherings and events in major U.S. cities with past Bemis Center residency and exhibition artists, as part of Bemis Center's new Alumni Program (launching November 2018 in NYC)
  • Additional recognition in promotional materials for each public Open House / Open Studios 

Join as a Patron-in-Residence Member

$2,765 tax-deductible

Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 South 12th Street
Omaha, NE 68102
Admission and Parking: FREE
Phone:: 402.341.7130
E-mail: info@bemiscenter.org