Membership

Being a IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native Arts (MoCNA) member entitles you to benefits designed to enhance your appreciation of the contemporary Native experience and encourage your participation. Once you join, you become a part of the IAIA community—artists, collectors, curators, students, teachers and enthusiasts—who have helped MoCNA and Santa Fe become the center of contemporary Native art. Your contribution helps this one-of-a-kind contemporary art museum share world-class exhibitions and engage in thought-provoking public programs with visitors from around the world. Being a member isn’t just about a year of wonderful benefits; it’s about belonging to a cultural and artistic community that reveals the most innovative and contemporary Native works being produced today. It is through your support we continue to offer and expand this rich array of programming. You make a difference.

Basic Benefits

  • Free admission to the museum
  • 10% discount in the MoCNA store
  • Members-only sale at the MoCNA store once a year
  • New member reception and tour
  • Invitations to members-only exhibition previews and events
  • Opportunity to serve as a docent of MoCNA
  • Advance notice of MoCNA and IAIA events
  • Subscription to the members-only e-newsletter
  • Free or discounted admission to events, lectures, educational
    programs, and receptions
  • “Breakfast in the Park,” a members-only event during SWAIA Indian Market
  • Discounts at the IAIA cafeteria and bookstore during the academic year

Download and view the MoCNA Membership Application.

Individual

$50/yr
  • Basic benefits for one adult
  • Children and grandchildren age 18 and under
  • Two single-use admission guest passes for your friends and visitors
  • Membership in Modern and Contemporary Museum Reciprocal Program (free admission and discounts to participating museums across the United States)
  • Four additional guest passes (six total)
  • Subscription to Native Peoples magazine
  • Four additional guest passes (six total)
  • Four additional guest passes (fourteen total)
  • One individual membership to designate as you choose
  • Copies of selected MoCNA Exhibition catalogs
  • Eligibility to rent museum spaces for a private gathering
  • Six additional guest passes (twenty total)
  • Behind-the-scenes tour of the MoCNA Collection with the Museum Director and Curator of Collections for you and five friends
  • Dinner with the Museum Director and IAIA President for you and five friends
  • Complimentary copies of the Tribal College Journal of American Indian Higher Education or a subscription to Indian Country Today
Join

Family

$70/yr
  • Basic benefits for two adults
  • Children and grandchildren age 18 and under
  • Two single-use admission guest passes for your friends and visitors
  • Membership in Modern and Contemporary Museum Reciprocal Program (free admission and discounts to participating museums across the United States)
  • Four additional guest passes (six total)
  • Subscription to Native Peoples magazine
  • Four additional guest passes (six total)
  • Four additional guest passes (fourteen total)
  • One individual membership to designate as you choose
  • Copies of selected MoCNA Exhibition catalogs
  • Eligibility to rent museum spaces for a private gathering
  • Six additional guest passes (twenty total)
  • Behind-the-scenes tour of the MoCNA Collection with the Museum Director and Curator of Collections for you and five friends
  • Dinner with the Museum Director and IAIA President for you and five friends
  • Complimentary copies of the Tribal College Journal of American Indian Higher Education or a subscription to Indian Country Today
Join

Innovator

$250/yr
  • Basic benefits for two adults
  • Children and grandchildren age 18 and under
  • Two single-use admission guest passes for your friends and visitors
  • Membership in Modern and Contemporary Museum Reciprocal Program (free admission and discounts to participating museums across the United States)
  • Four additional guest passes (six total)
  • Subscription to Native Peoples magazine
  • Four additional guest passes (six total)
  • Four additional guest passes (fourteen total)
  • One individual membership to designate as you choose
  • Copies of selected MoCNA Exhibition catalogs
  • Eligibility to rent museum spaces for a private gathering
  • Six additional guest passes (twenty total)
  • Behind-the-scenes tour of the MoCNA Collection with the Museum Director and Curator of Collections for you and five friends
  • Dinner with the Museum Director and IAIA President for you and five friends
  • Complimentary copies of the Tribal College Journal of American Indian Higher Education or a subscription to Indian Country Today
Join

Curators Circle

$500/yr
  • Basic benefits for two adults
  • Children and grandchildren age 18 and under
  • Two single-use admission guest passes for your friends and visitors
  • Membership in Modern and Contemporary Museum Reciprocal Program (free admission and discounts to +participating museums across the United States)
  • Four additional guest passes (six total)
  • Subscription to Native Peoples magazine
  • Four additional guest passes (six total)
  • Four additional guest passes (fourteen total)
  • One individual membership to designate as you choose
  • Copies of selected MoCNA Exhibition catalogs
  • Eligibility to rent museum spaces for a private gathering
  • Six additional guest passes (twenty total)
  • Behind-the-scenes tour of the MoCNA Collection with the Museum Director and Curator of Collections for you and five friends
  • Dinner with the Museum Director and IAIA President for you and five friends
  • Complimentary copies of the Tribal College Journal of American Indian Higher Education or a subscription to Indian Country Today
Join

Director’s Forum

$2,500/yr
  • Basic benefits for two adults
  • Children and grandchildren age 18 and under
  • Two single-use admission guest passes for your friends and visitors
  • Membership in Modern and Contemporary Museum Reciprocal Program (free admission and discounts to participating museums across the United States)
  • Four additional guest passes (six total)
  • Subscription to Native Peoples magazine
  • Four additional guest passes (six total)
  • Four additional guest passes (fourteen total)
  • One individual membership to designate as you choose
  • Copies of selected MoCNA Exhibition catalogs
  • Eligibility to rent museum spaces for a private gathering
  • Six additional guest passes (twenty total)
  • Behind-the-scenes tour of the MoCNA Collection with the Museum Director and Curator of Collections for you and five friends
  • Dinner with the Museum Director and IAIA President for you and five friends
  • Complimentary copies of the Tribal College Journal of American Indian Higher Education or a subscription to Indian Country Today
Join

IAIA Partner

$10,000/yr
  • Basic benefits for two adults
  • Children and grandchildren age 18 and under
  • +Two single-use admission guest passes for your friends and visitors
  • Membership in Modern and Contemporary Museum Reciprocal Program (free admission and discounts to participating museums across the United States)
  • Four additional guest passes (six total)
  • Subscription to Native Peoples magazine
  • Four additional guest passes (six total)
  • Four additional guest passes (fourteen total)
  • One individual membership to designate as you choose
  • Copies of selected MoCNA Exhibition catalogs
  • Eligibility to rent museum spaces for a private gathering
  • Six additional guest passes (twenty total)
  • Behind-the-scenes tour of the MoCNA Collection with the Museum Director and Curator of Collections for you and five friends
  • Dinner with the Museum Director and IAIA President for you and five friends
  • Complimentary copies of the Tribal College Journal of American Indian Higher Education or a subscription to Indian Country Today
Join

As our top individual members, IAIA Partners are a distinguished group of generous supporters whose experience at the museum is enhanced by a rich array of benefits and privileges, including special recognition on the IAIA museum website, prominent acknowledgment in museum publications and on the MoCNA acknowledgement wall, and an invitation to exclusive private events, as well as selected events at IAIA.

Additional Membership Opportunities

Native People receive a 50% discount on all MoCNA memberships from $50 through $500. (To qualify, the primary membership cardholder must provide proof of enrollment with a recognized Native community.)

National Individual

*Restrictions Apply
$30/yr
  • Basic benefits for one adult
  • Children and grandchildren age 18 and under
Join

National Family

*Restrictions Apply
$50/yr
  • Basic benefits for two adults
  • Children and grandchildren age 18 and under
Join

*In order to qualify for national memberships, you must reside more than 200 miles away from the museum.

Other ways to Give as a MoCNA Member

MoCNA volunteers provide service in a variety of roles. Volunteers gain exposure to the workings of a major art museum and contribute valuable visitor services to a nonprofit institution. Our volunteers contribute their talents, knowledge, skills, enthusiasm, and energy, providing an invaluable service to our community. Join in the fun by becoming a MoCNA volunteer! For more information on volunteering, please contact (505) 428-5907.

For more information, see Visit and Contact

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