Business Council

The intersection of art + business

The Nelson-Atkins is proud to recognize the Business Council as one of the largest corporate museum membership programs in the United States.

With more than 130 of Kansas City’s finest companies represented, each member recognizes the important role the corporate community plays in supporting the arts. Members receive exclusive marketing benefits, business development opportunities and client entertaining privileges.

Business Council members enjoy attractive benefits and art experiences, including:

  • Discount on Museum Rentals
  • Digital Recognition at the Museum
  • Corporate Employee Nights
  • Reservations in Rozzelle Court Restaurant

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Art Leaders

Art Leaders provides the opportunity for professional development, networking and mentorship while allowing access to an in-depth, behind the scenes look at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

Corporate Entertaining

Whether you are hosting a company-wide meeting or entertaining clients, the museum’s award-winning setting has a variety of unique spaces perfect for your organization’s needs.

Learn more about event rental

Contact Erica Terry at for more information about Art Leaders or corporate entertaining.

Corporate Partner $3,500
  • Recognition in museum publications
  • 50% Discount on Museum Venue Rentals for Corporate Events
  • Digital Recognition in Museum Lobby
  • 20 Free Exhibition Vouchers
  • Free Friends of Art Memberships for Summer Interns
  • Corporate Employee Day
  • FREE Parking
  • 10% Discount in Rozzelle Court & Museum Store
  • Reciprocal Privileges at 50 Art Museums
  • 1 Museum Membership
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Corporate Executive $5,500
  • Benefits of lower levels
  • 50% Discount on Museum Rentals for Corporate Events
  • 1 FREE Annual Rental
  • Behind the Scenes Tour
  • 40 Free Exhibition Vouchers
  • 10% Discount for Employees on Friends of Art Memberships
  • 2 Museum Memberships
  • Executive Lunch Priviledges in Rozzelle Court
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Corporate Director $10,000
  • Benefits of all lower levels
  • Logo in 1 Business Council E-Newsletter Annually
  • Logo on Business Council Web Roster
  • Curator-led tour of Museum for 25 people
  • Curatorial Consultation on Corporate Art Collection
  • 60 Free Exhibition Vouchers
  • 3 Museum Memberships
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Corporate Leader $25,000
  • Benefits of lower levels, plus
  • Logo and Company Link on Business Council Web Roster
  • Museum Handbook
  • Ticket Assistance in other U.S. Museums
  • Conservator-led tour of Conservation Studio for 10 people
  • 80 Free Exhibition Vouchers
  • 20% Discount for Employees on Friends of Art Memberships
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Corporate President $50,000
  • Benefits of lower levels, plus
  • 100 Exhibition Vouchers for Distribution
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Corporate Chairman $100,000
  • Benefits of lower levels, plus
  • 125 Free Exhibition Vouchers for Distribution
  • 5 Museum Memberships
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