Commissioning Circle supporters make a fundamental contribution to the gallery, in particular through their support of new commissions. Their generosity enables a world-class, inclusive artistic programme with a truly local bearing. Commissioning Circle supporters form part of an exceptional community of individuals and enjoy a range of benefits throughout the year.
“What I really love about my involvement with Modern Art Oxford is that I can support the organisation’s vital work with artists, audiences and communities while developing my knowledge of contemporary art, with unrivalled access to artists, international art events, institutions and exclusive private collections, in a way that is fun and exciting.” MAO Supporter, 2023
Invitations to exclusive events with exhibiting artists
Preview dinners and curator-led tours of all exhibitions
Private collection and artist studio visits
VIP day at Frieze Art Fair
Priority viewing on all limited editions
Priority booking on international trips
International trips are on a first come, first served basis and incur additional costs not covered by membership.
Join the Commissioning Circle
Commissioning Circle support is £5,000 for the year. Support Modern Art Oxford. See things differently.
Renew today to keep enjoying a range of benefits
We hope you’ve enjoyed a year of exceptional visual art experiences. Please continue supporting the gallery by remaining part of the Commissioning Circle.
A £5,000 contribution encompasses a recommended £4,250 voluntary donation, which is eligible for Gift Aid. A minimum £750 payment is required to cover the cost of benefits. Benefits are offered per couple and inclusive of VAT.
Up next for the Commissioning Circle
In 2023/24 supporters will enjoy an exciting programme of VIP visual art experiences. They are also able to access an ever-popular calendar of short and long haul art trips, that explore the contemporary art scene abroad whilst contextualising Modern Art Oxford’s exhibitions at home.
How your support helps
Thanks to your support, more people have enjoyed access to the transformative benefits of visual art and Modern Art Oxford remains one of the UK’s leading modern and contemporary art spaces.
With thanks to
Dom & Tif Loehnis, Béatrice & James Lupton, Dasha Shenkman OBE, Anna Yang & Joseph Schull, Jill & Andrzej Zarzycki, and those who wish to remain anonymous.