Fred Wilson: Objects and Installations 1979–2000
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Giving through UMBC Foundation

It's easy to give to CADVC through the UMBC Foundation. When you do, 100% of your donation goes directly to CADVC.

Give online

Gifts to CADVC can be made by check or online. To give online, please go to and click on the "Make a Gift" tab. (It appears on the left, just below the UMBC logo.) On the online giving form itself, check the "Other" box and type in CADVC as the designation.

Give by Check

If you prefer to make a donation by check, please make the check payable to the UMBC Foundation and write in "CADVC" in the memo line. The check should be mailed to the UMBC Foundation, c/o Office of Institutional Advancement, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250. To receive a gift receipt for the tax year, mail must be postmarked no later than December 31 of the year in which you wish to give.

Or just stop by the gallery and see our Business Manager, Janet Magruder (410.455.2576 or

Becoming a Member

Founded in 1989, the Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture is internationally recognized for its traveling exhibitions and award winning publications on contemporary art and design. The CADVC depends on the support of individual members to continue its wide range of programming initiatives and to allow contemporary art and design to be accessible to communities throughout Maryland.

The following categories define the levels of membership and their associated benefits.

General Membership

All General Memberships are tax-deductible and receive: Invitations to all Openings and Members-Only Preview events, a 10% discount on exhibition catalogues, and discounts on all ticketed programs and events.

Student / Artist  
Working artist and full-time students are eligible. A copy of the artist’s resume or student’s current ID must accompany applications.
Upper Level Membership

Upper Level Members receive all the benefits of General Membership, as well as the additional benefits listed below.

Enjoy all the benefits of General Membership plus free admission to all ticketed public programs and a 20% discount on all exhibition catalogues and publications.
Enjoy all the benefits of a Friends Membership plus membership in the CADVC’s Pioneer Travel Program with invitations to exclusive Curator or Director-led local and national trips with visits to art events, artist’s studios, and to private collections of Contemporary Art. Pioneer members also receive reciprocal membership privileges at 35 art museums across the country.
Enjoy all the benefits of a Pioneer Membership plus acknowledgement on the Museum Donor Wall and complementary copies of all CADVC publications.
Enjoy all the benefits of a Supporter Membership plus discounts on facility rentals and invitations to events and receptions exclusively for Donor contributors.

Your support allows the CADVC to offer free admission year round for all our programming events. Join us today!

For additional information, to become a member, or to make a direct donation to CADVC, please contact Janet Magruder at 410.455.2576 or by email at

Top Photo: Fred Wilson: Objects and Installations 1979–2000

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