Join the Director's Circle of the High Museum of Art and enjoy insider access to its renowned collections and exhibitions. The Director's Circle brings together individuals who share an appreciation for the visual arts and a personal commitment to the High. Your contribution as a member of the Director’s Circle supports the High's continuing standards of excellence, funds new initiatives, and enhances the High's status among major American museums.

Membership in any category entitles two to participate. All but $500 is tax-deductible at each level.

Director's Circle Cabinet ($25,000)

  • Donors as this level are recognized for their extraordinary generosity in support of the annual operating needs of the High
  • An exclusive annual dinner with Michael Shapiro in the galleries of the High
  • Plus all benefits listed below



Director's Circle Forum ($15,000)

  • Opportunity to travel with Director Michael Shapiro and a small group to an art-related destination
  • Invitation to a Thursday-night gathering for a drink on the Director's Terrace and an exhibition tour with the director
  • Plus all benefits listed below



Director's Circle ($12,500)

  • Invitations to premier events, including the Annual Director's Circle Dinner with the director
  • Unique Director's Circle travel opportunities-regional, national, and international-with special access to private collections and guided tours of the great museums with the Museum's director
  • Consultation with High Museum curators on personal art acquisition and collection
  • Special docent- or curator-led tours of exhibitions for you and your guests upon request
  • VIP passes and priority admission to all High exhibitions, film series, and lectures
  • Complimentary copies of all major exhibition catalogues
  • 20% discount in the Museum Shop and at Table 1280 Restaurant and Tapas Lounge
  • Discounts on parking in the Woodruff Arts Center parking garage
  • Prominent recognition in High Museum publications
  • Access to the member VIP lounge
  • Reciprocal membership at participating art museums in the North American Reciprocal Program, in addition to The Museum of Modern Art, New York
  • Plus all benefits offered at Circles levels and below