Become a member

Membership at Boston Center for the Arts is one of the most important sources of income for BCA. 100% of this revenue is invested directly into artist residencies, exhibitions, performances, artist professional development, community events, and public programs. Membership infuses BCA with a rich mix of unique perspectives and experiences; strengthening our community and making a critical impact on the creative ecosystem in Boston.

The Circle – $1,000 or $100/mo

Your philanthropy at the Circle level shows a deep commitment to the essential services BCA provides.

50th Anniversary Supporter – $50/mo

Ensure that BCA is here to support artists for the next 50 years by joining this high-impact sustaining member level.

Arts Advocate – $150 or $15/mo

Find your community at BCA. Join fellow visual, performing, and transdisciplinary arts professionals for industry-related conversations and volunteer opportunities.

Dual Supporter – $75 or $7.50/mo

Individual Supporter – $50 or $5/mo

All members enjoy opportunities to engage with BCA programs and initiatives that set us apart from any other arts organization in Greater Boston:
  • Enjoy tours, conversations, and performances with BCA artists, curators, and community members that give you a unique and comprehensive view into the creative process; on campus, virtually, and throughout the city
  • Opportunities to join Host and Advisory Committees
  • Recognition on our website and Annual Report

Find your community at BCA.

Join the Council

The Membership Advisory Council, a pool of volunteer leadership providing vital resources for Boston Center for the Arts, is committed to advancing BCA’s mission through community-building opportunities that increase the visibility and viability of BCA’s programs.

Membership Advisory Council

Amanda Accardi, Co-Chair
Sarah Walsh, Co-Chair
Ann Welch, Vice Chair
Makeda Brown
Marni Orlove
Hansen Shi
Dani Torres
*As of August 2020.


For questions about joining the Council or Gift Memberships please contact Alicia Nichols, Director of Individual Giving at