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You can make a difference by joining the Palo Alto Art Center Foundation. Members make FREE ADMISSION and many of our programs possible! Your membership provides free-admission exhibitions, art-making classes and workshops, and school programs to 100,000 community members each year. Give at any level you can. Everyone who gives is now a member. 
Join the Palo Alto Art Center Foundation today and become part of our creative community. Experience first-rate, compelling exhibitions, get your hands dirty in our studios, and meet artists and learn about their work! Interested in meeting like-minded people and attending spectacular exclusive events? Upgrade today to one of our Donor Circles.  
At the Circle level and above, you can enjoy access to exclusive parties, including artist lectures, private home tours of art collections, artist studio visits, and more.

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Take your support to the next level and invest in the Palo Alto Art Center’s future by joining a Giving Circle. 

Join as an Activist, Collector, Circle, or Alliance supporter. Continue to enjoy members-only previews, discounts on classes and in the Gallery Shop, complimentary cocktails, membership in the North American Reciprocal Museum Program, and much more!

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