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SUPPORT THE ARTS IN SCOTTSDALE

Art inspires and sustains us. We look to you, our community of arts lovers, for help in this critical moment. Please consider becoming a ONE Member or giving a donation today to support the arts in Scottsdale.

FAQ

Membership Questions

What is a ONE Membership and how can I join?

A ONE Membership provides a year of diverse and dynamic arts experiences at across all Scottsdale Arts divisions. ONE Members receive great benefits at both Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Arts and Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, and special access to great community art events like Scottsdale Arts Festival and Scottsdale Public Art’s Canal Convergence.

 

ONE Members at the Friends level or higher are truly at the heart of the arts and receive generous discounts on performance tickets and subscriptions, free unlimited admission to SMoCA, and access to thousands of other arts and cultural institutions across the North America with the NARM program.

 

Memberships can be purchased in-person by visiting the Member and Patron Services Box Office at the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts or the front desk of Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Arts. Memberships can also be purchased online by visiting Scottsdale Arts Memberships or by calling the Member and Patron Services Box Office at 480-499-8587

 

What does my ONE Membership support?

Scottsdale Cultural Council dba Scottsdale Arts is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization committed to developing and advancing high-quality arts and cultural experiences to residents of Scottsdale and beyond. Your purchase of a ONE Membership directly sustains all diverse arts and educational programs at Scottsdale Arts and its four operating branches: Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA), Scottsdale Public Art, and Scottsdale Arts Learning and Innovation.

Who can use my One Membership?

Each ONE Membership provides a year of arts access for up to two named adult cardholders. Each ONE Member will receive a customized membership card for the year. To add a second cardholder to your ONE Membership simply contact our Member and Patron Services Box Office at 480-499-8587 or e-mail BoxOffice@ScottsdaleArts.org.

Please note that membership cards and benefits are non-transferrable. In order to receive member benefits one of the two designated cardholders must be present at the time of purchase.

Can I purchase a ONE Membership as a gift for someone else?

ONE Memberships makes the perfect gift for the art lovers in your life! Scottsdale Arts offers many great membership packages perfect for any family! To give the gift of membership please contact the Member Patron Services Box Office at 480-499-8587 or purchase your package online and email BoxOffice@ScottsdaleArts.org with your gift your handling request.

 

When will I receive my membership cards?

Membership cards are printed and mailed to the address provided within one week of enrollment. If you do not receive your cards in the mail within 15 days of enrollment, please email us at BoxOffice@ScottsdaleArts.org to request a new card.

 

Forgot your ONE Membership card? Simply present a photo ID at Scottsdale Center for Performing Arts Box Office or SMoCA front desk and we will gladly look up your membership account. If placing a ticket order by phone, be sure to provide your full name associated with the membership.

 

Note: Due to the COVID-19 global health crisis, all new membership cards and tax receipts will temporarily be sent digitally via e-mail until further notice. Once our business has re-opened, please expect your membership cards and tax receipt mailed within two weeks.

How do I learn more about The North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association opportunities?

A full list of NARM affiliates is located at NARMAssociation.org. 

Scottsdale Arts is proud to participate in the North American Reciprocal Museum Program that provides access to various reciprocal programs across the country. To use your reciprocal benefits at one of our partnering institutions, please present your current Scottsdale Arts Member card at the admissions desk or box office. 

Reciprocal benefits may include: 

  • Free admission to museums that charge an admission fee for their permanent collection 
  • Free or discounted admission to selected special exhibitions 
  • Free admission to members’ previews when a ticket is not required 
  • Discounts on concert, lecture, film, and event tickets (if applicable) 
  • Discounts on purchases made in the museum book and gift shops 

Please note: Benefits, prices, and restrictions vary by museum. 

All current Scottsdale Arts Members at the $100 Friends and above receive reciprocal benefits to many institutions in North America. 

What is a Premier Level Membership?

Deepen your connection to the arts with a Premier Level Membership! Premier Level Memberships open doors to areas of special interest in in contemporary art, performance, film and public art, offering more access to Scottsdale Art’s extraordinary programs.

 

Starting at the President’s Club, get an insider experience of Scottsdale Arts and it’s four unique branches with exclusive invitations to signature events, advanced opportunities to underwrite programs, concierge service, waived ticket fees, and so much more!

 

To discuss the many benefits of Premier Level Membership, please contact Olivia Homewood at OliviaH@ScottsdaleArts.org or 480-425-5353 or join now!

Is my ONE Membership tax deductible?

A portion of your ONE Membership is tax-deductible to the extent by law and varies by level. Members should expect to receive a customized tax receipt by mail within one week of enrollment. Review membership tax break down. Please contact us should you wish to waive tangible membership benefits in order to receive the maximum tax deduction by law.

Are there more ways to support Scottsdale Arts?

In addition to becoming a ONE Member, we ask for you to consider growing your support with a tax-deductible donation. Your gift enables Scottsdale Arts to continue our legacy of providing meaningful arts experiences in Scottsdale and beyond. We rely on the generosity of our members and donors to help us spark joy, foster understanding, and bring inspiration through the arts. Deepen your connection to the arts today with the following ways to give:

 

 

 

To discuss corporate giving opportunities please contact Denise Wisdom, corporate and foundation relations manager, at DeniseW@ScottsdaleArts.org or 480-874-4669.  

To discuss giving individual opportunities please contact Olivia Homewood, individual giving manager, at OliviaH@ScottsdaleArts.org or 480-425-5353.  

I have moved. How can I change my address?

Contact our Member and Patron Services Box office at BoxOffice@ScottsdaleArts.org or call 480-499-8587.

How do I find out about the events listed?

Visit the Scottsdale Arts website, where you’ll find links to access the websites of all three Scottsdale Arts divisions: Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, SMoCA and Scottsdale Public Art. Events are listed on each division’s website.

How do I know when to renew?

ONE Members will receive multiple reminders starting three months before their expiration date. Scottsdale Arts staff will be contacting members who are expiring soon in multiple ways including by email, phone callsand mailed renewal notices. You can renew your membership by phone by contacting the Member Patron Services Box Office at 480-499-8587 or conveniently online.  

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