Thanks to the support and generosity of our members, the CAC can fulfill its mission of providing bold and innovative contemporary arts programming to diverse audiences. By becoming a member, you help the CAC remain an accessible and thought-provoking gathering place for visitors, artists, students and families, and all those in our local and extended communities. 

Membership Levels and Prices

All CAC Memberships include:

  • Free admission to exhibitions and invitations to CAC Members-only tours
  • Free admission to the Whitney White Linen Night Afterparty, CAC’s Art for Arts’ Sake, film-screenings co-presented with NOFS, and other special events
  • $10 off performance tickets with priority seating    
  • Guest passes to CAC galleries and special events
  • 15% discount in the Cafe at the CAC and The Stacks, art & design bookstore
  • Discounts on CAC Summer Camp tuition
  • Quarterly CAC members newsletter and listing

GENERAL MEMBERSHIPS

Individual - $45  JOIN NOW!

  • All of the General Membership benefits for 1
  • 1 guest pass to CAC galleries and special events

Family/Couple - $80   JOIN NOW!

  • All of the General Membership benefits for 2
  • 1 guest pass to CAC galleries and special events

SUSTAINING MEMBERSHIPS

Each sustaining Memberships also include:

  • Membership benefits to 50+ museums
  • Invitations to sustaining member events
  • Listing in quarterly digital CAC members newsletter

Friend - $150  JOIN NOW!

  • All of the General & Sustaining membership benefits for 2 plus
  • 2 Guest passes to CAC galleries and special events

Collectors Club - $250   JOIN NOW!

  • All of the benefits of the Friend level for 2 plus
  • 2 Guest passes to CAC galleries and special events
  • 2 Tickets for CAC performance
  • Limited Edition Collectors Club print by a Louisiana artist

Patron Now - $500  JOIN NOW! 

  • All of the benefits of the Collectors Club level for 2 plus
  • 4 Guest passes to CAC Galleries and special events
  • 4 Tickets to CAC performances

Silver Circle - $1,000   JOIN NOW!

  • All of the benefits of the Patron Now level for 2 plus
  • 6 Guest passes to CAC Galleries and special events
  • 6 Tickets to CAC performances
  • Limited Edition Silver Circle artwork by a Louisiana artist
  • Signed CAC Visual Arts Catalog (as available)

President’s Council - $5,000   JOIN NOW!

  • All of the benefits of the Silver Circle level for 2 plus
  • 8 Guest passes to CAC Galleries and special events
  • 8 Tickets to CAC performances
  • Limited Edition Silver Circle artwork by a Louisiana artist
  • President’s Council Dinner with CAC Director
  • Recognition on CAC donor wall
  • Sponsor credit for one performance or exhibition

Installment plans are available for Sustaining Memberships. Please contact the membership office at nclemens@cacno.org or 504.508.3805 for more information.

Student/Artist/Educator memberships are available here, by phone at 504.528.3805, or in person at the CAC Front Desk.

BUSINESS ARTS FUND (BAF)

The CAC also offers special benefits for local businesses and corporations through our Business Arts Fund (BAF) membership program. As a BAF member of the CAC, your business will receive significant marketing exposure to a large, diverse, and interested audience of 100,000+ individuals annually. FIND OUT MORE