Join the Circle of Friends as an Associate, Patron or Trustee and gain exclusive access to the Rijksakademie. Annual contributions range from € 1,500. We would be happy to welcome you for a personal introduction. Please send an e-mail or call at +31 (0)20 527 0322.

Rijksakademie Associate
- annual contribution from € 1,500
As an Associate you support the development of talent and become part of a diverse group of people from the business world, politics, art and science. You will receive invitations for public events, as well as for the famous Rijksakademie Summer Lunch and the VIP Preview of the RijksakademieOPEN.

Rijksakademie Patron
- annual contribution from € 5,000
Rijksakademie Patrons get a look behind the scenes. In addition to the benefits listed above, Patrons receive invitations for special receptions in the technical work shops and tours through the studios.

Rijksakademie Trustee
- annual contribution from € 15,000
Trustees sponsor a Fellowship, connect to an individual artist and become involved with the art and the artistic process. The artist will be your host or hostess throughout the residency year. You become part of the inner circles of the Rijksakademie and are invited to exclusive activities. In addition we can host personal receptions for you and your guests at the Rijksakademie.

Rijksakademie Partner
- annual contribution from € 50,000
Your contribution is directly linked to a studio at the Rijksakademie, for which in consultation with the Trust Fund, you may stipulate criteria. One could think of a painter's or an innovation studio or a studio for an artist from a specific country or region. Besides exclusive access, activities can be developed in consultation for you and your relationships. In addition you will receive a personal gift at the end of the work period.

Tax benefits
Dutch tax law offers benefits for periodic gifts with an annuity construction for five years and upwards. Your gift is then fully tax-deductible. Trust Fund will arrange for a notarial deed to be drawn up free of charge.

Circle of Friends Brochure (pdf)
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