200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
An artist demonstrating basket weaving techniques for two on-lookers.


Elevate your engagement and your impact with Nexus, the Asian Art Museum’s premier donor group.

Nexus offers exclusive access to unparalleled art experiences, from international travel with our curators and behind-the-scenes visits to art fairs with the museum director to intimate events with artists, scholars, art dealers and collectors. As a Nexus member, you’ll meet others who share your passion for Asian art and culture while providing vital support for the museum and its programs.

From $25,000

Premier membership with exclusive art experiences, curated domestic and international travel and exhibition opening events.

  • All Jade Circle Gold benefits
  • International travel with museum curators focusing on unique art experiences
  • Trip to an art fair with the museum director offering insider access to museums, private collections, galleries and auction houses
  • Priority reservation for cultural travel opportunities within the U.S.
  • Visits to studios of leading artists, both emerging and established
  • Tours of important collections in private homes
  • Intimate discussions with scholars and art dealers
  • Invitation to the Annual Nexus Dinner
  • Customized docent-led tour for up to 20 guests
  • VIP guest passes (10)
  • Complimentary exhibition catalogues
  • Recognition on the museum donor wall and in the Annual Report
Director’s Circle
From $50,000
  • All Nexus benefits 
  • Private lunch with the museum director 
  • Opportunity to host a wine reception for 10 guests in the museum’s elegant Peterson Room 
  • Priority reservation for Nexus international travel 
Chair’s Circle
  • All Director’s Circle benefits
  • Private dinner for four with the museum director
  • Behind-the-scenes tour of the museum for 10 guests
  • Opportunity to participate in a customized curatorial experience

Contact us today about your Nexus membership at nexus@asianart.org or 415.581.3794.

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