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    Good for business, good for the community

    Corporate members enable the Burchfield Penney Art Center to continue our mission, providing a diverse audience with access to Western New York art and culture.

    As a Corporate Member, your business is our partner in providing exceptional exhibitions, diverse educational programming and an array of social and cultural events that bring all segments of our community together, enhancing the cultural landscape of the region.

    Unique opportunities for your business and your employees

    Every corporate member recieves a wide range of benefits, including:

    • Access to exclusive opportunities and events
    • Exposure to our diverse audiences
    • Discounts on The Museum Store purchases and more
    • Branding visibility through our marketing and communication materials
    • Exclusive entertainment and promotional events
    • Opportunities for your employees to experience a work of art
    • Custom-designed benefits that fit your needs
    • And more – please see below for a full list of Corporate Membership levels and benefits

    We would be pleased to welcome your company as a Corporate Member of the Burchfield Penney Art Center. Please contact Carolyn Morris-Hunt, Chief Operating Officer at  716-878-5565 or by email for more details.

    Please note that membership benefits are valid for one year, renewable annually,
    and subject to change without notice.

     

    Corporate Member – General

    $500

    Benefits include:

    • Three Burchfield Penney Art Center membership cards (each card admits up to two adults and children under 18)
    • Reciprocal admission to participating New York State museums through ESMRP - see bottom of this page for a full list
    • 20 complimentary admission passes for your clients/guests (your company name will appear on every pass)
    • 10% discount at The Museum Store
    • Membership rate on facility rentals
    • Invitation to exclusive member-only events
    • Corporate membership acknowledgment on this website 
     

    Corporate Member – Friend

    $1,500

    Benefits include:

    • Three Burchfield Penney Art Center membership cards (each card admits up to two adults and children under 18)
    • Reciprocal admission to participating New York State museums through ESMRP - see bottom of this page for a full list
    • 20 complimentary passes for your clients/guests (your company name will appear on every pass)
    • 10% discount at The Museum Store
    • Membership rate on facility rentals
    • One Burchfield Penney Art Center Behind the Scenes Tour with Curator (up to 10 people)
    • Invitation to exclusive member-only events
    • Corporate membership acknowledgment on this website
    • Two tickets to Burchfield Penney Art Center Annual Art Auction and Gala 
     

    Corporate Member – Curator’s Circle

    $2,500

    Benefits include:

    • Four Burchfield Penney Art Center membership cards (each card admits up to two adults and children under 18)
    • Reciprocal admission to participating New York State museums through ESMRP - see bottom of this page for a full list
    • Reciprocal admission to participating art museums across the country through the North American Reciprocal Museum program (NARM); click to view a list of participating museums
    • 40 free admission passes for your clients/guests (your company name will appear on every pass)
    • 10% discount at The Museum Store
    • Membership rate on facility rentals
    • One Burchfield Penney Art Center Behind the Scenes Tour with a Curator and/or Associate Director (up to 10 people)
    • Invitation to exclusive member-only events
    • Corporate membership acknowledgment on this website
    • Four tickets to Burchfield Penney Art Center’s Annual Art Auction and Gala
     

    Corporate Member – Director’s Circle

    $5,000

    Benefits include:

    • Eight Burchfield Penney Art Center membership cards (each card admits up to two adults and children under 18)
    • Free parking in the Burchfield Penney Art Center’s lot for the term of membership for one employee and / or client members
    • Reciprocal admission to participating New York State museums through ESMRP - see bottom of this page for a full list
    • Reciprocal admission to participating art museums across the country through the North American Reciprocal Museum program (NARM); click to view a list of participating museums
    • 60 free admission passes for your clients/guests (your company name will appear on every pass)
    • 10% discount at The Museum Store
    • Membership rate on facility rentals
    • One Burchfield Penney Art Center Behind the Scenes Tour with Curator (up to 10 people)
    • Invitation to exclusive member-only events
    • Corporate membership acknowledgment on this website
    • Table Sponsor at Burchfield Penney Art Center’s Annual Art Auction and Gala which includes a table of 8
    • Logo and company link on Gala page of this website
    • Listing as Table Sponsor projected on screen at Gala and sponsor listing in event program
    • Signage with sponsor’s name featured at your Gala table
      

    Corporate Member – Burchfield’s Circle

    $10,000

    • Eight Burchfield Penney Art Center membership cards (each card admits up to two adults and children under 18)
    • Free parking in the Burchfield Penney Art Center’s lot for the term of membership for two employee and or client members
    • Reciprocal admission to participating New York State museums through ESMRP - see bottom of this page for a full list
    • Reciprocal admission to participating art museums across the country through the North American Reciprocal Museum program (NARM); click to view a list of participating museums
    • 80 free admission passes for your clients/guests (your company name will appear on every pass)
    • 10% discount at The Museum Store
    • Free facility rental (limited to one time per year of membership)
    • One Burchfield Penney Behind the Scenes Tour with Curator
    • Invitation to exclusive member-only events
    • Corporate membership acknowledgment on this website and in email blasts
    • Program or exhibition Sponsorship; includes exclusive naming rights on all promotional materials
    • Gold Level Sponsorship at Burchfield Penney’s Annual Art Auction and Gala, which includes a table of 8 
    • Logo and company link on Gala page of this Web site
    • Listing as Gold Sponsor projected on screen at Gala and sponsor listing in event program
    • Signage with sponsor’s name featured at your gala table
    • Full page advertisement in Gala program 
     

    Empire State Museums Reciprocal program

    This program - available to all members - offers reciprocal admission to these participating New York State museums:

    Qualifying members become participants in the reciprocal benefits program with all museums listed. Upon presentation of a valid membership card while visiting one of the museums listed, you will be entitled to the following privileges: Free admission during regular museum hours & the same discount on the purchases made on the premises in the art and book shops as offered to members of that museum. Some exceptions may apply - please contact individual museums directly for information on specific benefits and restrictions. Reciprocal privileges do not include mailings from any participating museums except for the museum with which the member is affiliated.