Support an Artist or Exhibition

Become an artist patron

The Art Gallery of Alberta’s Artist Patron Program gives donors like you the special opportunity to support the exhibition of an individual artist’s work or a thematic exhibition. This important program enables us to help share new stories and continue our excellent and innovative practice in programming, stewardship, and presentation of visual arts in our community and across the country.

Artist Patron $2,500-$4,999

As an Artist Patron at the $2,500-$4,999 level, you are invited to both the exhibition’s members and VIP opening receptions, and you receive named recognition in the following locations and publications:

  • The introductory panel wall during the exhibition
  • The exhibition announcement and information on the AGA website
  • The AGA annual donor appreciation wall & annual Report to the Community 
  • The welcome remarks at the members opening reception

Artist Patron $5,000+

Artist Patrons at the $5,000+ level receive all the benefits of the previous level plus

  • Recognition in AGA e-news, media releases, and the exhibition page in AGA’s Take Part publication
  • Invitation to the Media Preview with the Executive Director and visiting artists
  • Recognition in associated exhibition catalogues (where applicable)
  • Acknowledgement in the Executive Director's remarks during the VIP opening reception before the exhibition is open to the public