Partnering with the Crocker Art Museum is good business and a great investment.

Sponsorships are crucial in supporting the Museum’s exhibitions, educational programs, operations, and special initiatives.

Benefits include hospitality as well as access to the Museum’s exhibitions, special events, and top supporters and leadership. Benefits also include recognition through our strategic placement of your name or logo means dramatically increased recognition of your organization by the 1.4 million annual viewers of crockerart.org; the 125,000+ followers of the Museum on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter; the 28,000+ recipients of the Museum’s weekly e-news email; and the 250,000+ annual visitors to the Museum’s facility in downtown Sacramento.

Become A Sponsor

View our active sponsorship opportunities below. To secure an existing level or explore a custom sponsorship that meets your needs, please contact Sheena Link, Institutional Funding Manager, at (916) 808-1181 or slink@crockerart.org.

Special Event Sponsorships

Art Auction Season: May 10 – June 6, 2021
Download a PDF of all sponsorship opportunities

Title Sponsor (one available): $20,000
Bidding Platform Sponsor (one available): $12,500
Supporting Sponsor (multiple available): $10,000
Cocktail Sponsor (one available): $7,500
Catalogue Sponsor (one available): $5,000
Valet Sponsor (one available): $2,500

Monet to Matisse Exhibition and Gala
Gala the evening of Saturday, October 2, 2021
Exhibition on view October 3, 2021–January 9, 2022

The Monet to Matisse Gala, held in the Museum’s courtyard, will serve as the Crocker’s premier social event in 2021. Centering around Monet to Matisse: French Masterworks from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens, the Gala will feature early admission to the Monet to Matisse exhibition, plein-air fine dining with wine pairings under the stars, and the opportunity to safely mix and mingle with the top community leaders, philanthropists, and corporate leaders from the greater Sacramento region.

Gala Tables and Sponsorships range from $3,000 - $50,000 and include:

• Up to ten months of recognition and impressions (April 2021–January 2022) on digital and printed collateral and at the Gala
• In-person engagement opportunities and impressions include 40,000 projected exhibition visitors and 200+ Gala attendees
• In-person engagement opportunities and impressions include 40,000 projected exhibition visitors and 200+ Gala attendees
• Digital and print marketing exposure to 120,000 social media followers, 8,500 members, 13,000 ArtLetter recipients, and 28,000 e-news recipients

Exhibition Sponsorships

Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures from the Driehaus Collection
Download a PDF of open sponsorship opportunities

This exhibition revels in Tiffany’s artistry and craftsmanship through masterworks from Chicago’s distinguished Richard H. Driehaus Collection, the objects never having been presented in a comprehensive exhibition.

Contributing Sponsor: Tiffany & Co.

The Edge of Elegance: Porcelains by Elsa Rady
Sponsorship opportunities coming soon

The Candy Store: Funk, Nut, and Other Art with a Kick
Sponsorship opportunities coming soon

Program Sponsorships
Teacher2Teacher sponsorship opportunities coming soon

The Official Rogue Book Club: Susan Vreeland

Each month, the Official Rogue Book Club brings together readers, art-lovers, and special guests to discuss books that inspire us to look at art and life in new, unexpected ways.

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Icons in Conversation: Alison Saar

Known for her powerful sculptures and prints that illuminate narratives of the African Diaspora, Saar’s work is featured in collections across the world.

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The Museum Store is Now Online!

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