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Give to the RISD Museum


Annual Fund

The Museum Annual Fund supports the first-rate permanent collection, award-winning public programs, inspiring artist lectures, and outreach to children in schools. Your support of the Museum Annual Fund is what makes the RISD Museum a premier art and design institution.

For more information, please contact the Development Office by email or at 401 454 6316.

Exhibition & Program Support

Exhibition support from individuals, foundations, and corporations offers significant philanthropic and marketing opportunities. Opportunities for support are available at various levels and the Museum will work with you to develop a plan that meets your objectives and budget.

Gifts of Art

The RISD Museum welcomes donations of works or art or funds to purchase new works of arts. These gifts help to strengthen and broaden the Museum’s fantastic collection. Please contact 401 454 8402 to request more information on how you can donate to the Museum’s collection through an outright gift, bequest, or promised gift.

Planned Giving

You can help ensure the future of the RISD Museum by creating a trust while you are living or by including the Museum in your will. A planned gift can benefit you as well as the Museum.