JOIN THE FINE ARTS CENTER

As a member, you are a valued and essential part of an organization at the center of the regional arts scene.

We LOVE our members! Members play a crucial role in our organization’s past, present and future. Your membership dollars are tax-deductible, and help fulfill our mission of bringing world-class arts experiences and education to the Pikes Peak region.

Support from loyal patrons through membership is essential since we receive almost no public funding, and programming revenue covers only a fraction of the costs. Your membership helps enables us to provide important programs such as school tours, youth summer theater programs, and art classes for at-risk youth and our military community.

Do you like to travel? At the Contributing level and above you receive reciprocal membership benefits to other art museums including the Denver Art Museum.

We look forward to having you join us!  JOIN OR RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP TODAY!

New! Sustaining Membership

Make a big impact! Convenient, automatic, ongoing monthly contributions you can change or stop at any time!

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There are Basic Levels and Donor Circle Levels so you can choose the very best fit for you!

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All FAC members receive:

  • The priceless investment of supporting the region’s best arts facility and invaluable programming
  • Unlimited free general museum admission for an entire year
  • Discounts on museum specially-ticketed exhibitions
  • Special invitations to Exclusive Members-Only previews, tours and special events throughout the year
  • Priority early registration for Bemis School of Art classes and discounts on most classes
  • Discounts on select single theater tickets

Explore Western Reciprocal, Museum Alliance Reciprocal and North American Reciprocal benefits here!

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*Discounts available by phone or in person at the box office.

LevelPriceDescription
Individual$65 ($45* for Seniors and Military)Membership for one adult
Family$90 ($60* for Seniors and Military)Membership for two adults and all children under 18 in the household
Contributing$150Family membership with 2 general admission guest passes and Western Reciprocal Membership to 15 museums, including free admission to the Denver Art Museum.
Patron$400Family membership with 4 general admission guest passes, Western Reciprocal membership, and Museum Alliance Reciprocal membership to approximately 50 museums, including free admission to the Denver Art Museum.
Benefactor$750Family membership with 6 general admission guest passes, Western Reciprocal membership, Museum Alliance Reciprocal membership, and North American Reciprocal membership to over 700 museums, including free admission to Denver Art Museum.

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Monthly Member Tour

All members of the Fine Arts Center are welcome to join us for our Monthly Member Tours, held on the 1st Saturday of each month at 12 noon. Each tour (lasting approximately 1 hour) will feature a different topic. Come back often and continue learning about the FAC!

Our next tour will be held on Saturday, May 6 at 12 noon. A long-time Colorado Springs resident, Mary Chenoweth was one of the region’s most prolific, yet understated artists. Hired on as an instructor at the Fine Arts Center’s art school in 1953, Chenoweth created work over the years in a variety of media to include printmaking, woodcarving and painting. Join us and learn more about Chenoweth and her work as we tour the FAC Legacy Series exhibition, Mary Chenoweth: Works on Paper. No RSVP required, check-in at front desk.

*Please note: There will be no July member tour due to the holiday weekend.

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Members of the Month

Learn about our April/May Member of the Month,
Sherry B. | Video

Past members of the month:
Feb/Mar | Allen and Carol Roberts | Video
Jan 2017 | Jesse Swedlund | Video
Dec 2016 | Jennifer Oseth | Video
Nov 2016 | Vivian McWhorter | Video
Oct 2016 | Tim Whalen | Video
Sept 2016 | Gary and Sally Conover | Video

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Member-only Exhibition Preview

Our next member-only preview event will be on Friday, June 23rd. Mark your calendars and check back for more details!

 

Sustaining Membership

Make a big impact! BECOME A SUSTAINING MEMBER TODAY!

Convenient, automatic, ongoing monthly contributions you can change or stop at any time!

A sustaining membership is a monthly contribution to the FAC at whichever amount is right for you. It is the most convenient and efficient way to support the FAC and its programs while maintaining your FAC member status.

As a Sustaining Member, you will …

  • Enjoy uninterrupted FAC membership status.
  • Help us save dollars in postage, paper and administrative costs.
  • Utilize an eco-friendly option by allowing us to cut down on renewal mailings.
  • Help provide the FAC with a steady and reliable stream of income that allows us to plan for a sustainable future.

How it Works: Your contribution is deducted automatically from the debit or credit card of your choice every month. Your membership renews every year at the same amount. You can make a change or cancel at any time. We will send you a membership card each year.

Sustaining members receive all of the benefits of regular members based on their level of giving.

Corresponding Membership Levels:

Level Amount per Month
Contributing $10
Patron $30
Benefactor $60
Fred Bartlett $85
Julie Penrose $210
Dusty Loo $420
Alice Bemis Taylor $840 and up

Corresponding Membership benefits will be automatically assigned based on your level of giving. You will receive your membership card in the mail within 2 to 3 weeks of this purchase.

FAQs:

  • You will receive an email confirmation for your records each time a payment is processed.
  • If payment is canceled, membership benefits will expire the same month of the cancellation.
  • The first charge is processed as soon as you click submit. The following payments occur in monthly increments from this first date (meaning that if the first charge was submitted on March 14, the next would be processed on April 14, May 14).
  • You can change the payment date, increase, decrease or cancel your monthly gift by emailing membership or calling 719.477.4390.

BECOME A SUSTAINING MEMBER TODAY!

As you know, in late August 2016, the FAC and Colorado College announced an alliance that signals the re-envisioning and redefining of both organizations’ contributions to the arts in the region. The partnership supports the missions of both organizations while expanding innovative learning opportunities, arts programming and cultural resources for the greater Colorado Springs community. This alliance will ultimately make the FAC a part of the Colorado College campus and operations. The FAC operations transition to the college starting in July of 2017 and this necessitates changes to our legal structure, which includes a change to our membership bylaws. DETAILS