Designed with young professionals in mind, Avant-Garde offers a welcoming space for individuals who are interested in supporting LACMA and exploring L.A.’s dynamic art world.

Joining Avant-Garde doesn't require insider knowledge of LA's art world – in fact, it's the perfect place to learn and connect with others who share your curiosity and passion for culture. Whether you're an art enthusiast, a newcomer to the city, or simply looking to expand your social circle, Avant-Garde offers a dynamic community where you can forge meaningful connections both socially and culturally.

As a member, you'll gain access to exclusive events, behind-the-scenes tours, and curated experiences that showcase the best of what LACMA and Los Angeles have to offer. From gallery openings to networking mixers, Avant-Garde provides a platform for exploration, discovery, and connection.

Plus, your membership dues directly support LACMA's general operating fund, ensuring that the museum can continue to serve as a cultural hub for the community. By joining Avant-Garde, you're not only enriching your own cultural experience but also contributing to the vitality of one of LA's most iconic institutions. 

Don't miss out on the opportunity to immerse yourself in LA's art world and connect with like-minded individuals – join Avant-Garde today and experience the city's cultural heartbeat through the lens of LACMA! 

Reserved for those 21–40 years of age.


  • Invitations to exclusive Avant-Garde programs
  • Six all-access LACMA passes to share with family and friends. Enjoy a day of free admission to all museum galleries with these passes.
  • Subscription to and annual recognition of your generous support in Insider, LACMA’s magazine for donors
  • Opportunity to join LACMA’s Acquisitions Groups and Art Councils
  • Additional benefits including free admission for two, reciprocal admission privileges at 24 museums nationwide, member previews of select exhibitions, opportunity to purchase a parking pass, member discounts, and more! 

Over 40? Become a Partner, or upgrade to Curator's Circle for invitations to all major exhibition opening receptions and the Summer Evening family barbeque at LACMA, recognition on the Annual Donor Wall at the museum, and more.

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