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Corporate Sponsorship

As a Knoxville Museum of Art sponsor, your company is identified with and provides meaningful support for the museum's most visible and significant activities.

KMA offers a wide range of exhibition, program, and event sponsorship opportunities that enable you to reach targeted segments of the museum's audience, as well as your own constituency.

The Knoxville Museum of Art invites you to join us in presenting an upcoming exhibition, program, or event. For further information, please contact Mary Walker, Director of Development, at 865. 934.2045 or

Why Sponsor?

Sponsorship is good for business… your business!

Your sponsorship of an exhibition, program, or event at the Knoxville Museum of Art allows you to do the following:

  • Tie your product and mission to one of the region's most celebrated cultural attractions
  • Communicate a message of your community involvement
  • Position your organization as a supporter of the arts
  • Increase your visibility
  • Receive recognition as a sponsor in related print and electronic material
  • Bolster your public relations activities
  • Provide corporate entertainment for your clients and employees at the Knoxville Museum of Art's beautiful facility
  • Receive invitations to VIP receptions
  • Reward high-performing employees
  • Have access to a variety of audiences within a single venue in the area
  • Provide a meaningful experience for your intended audience
  • Show your constituents that you are committed to the quality of life of our community by bringing people and art together

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship levels range from $1,000 to $50,000 and more

  • Exhibitions
  • Educational Programming
  • Family Days
  • Alive After Five Concert Series
  • Canvas Newsletter
  • Exhibition Openings
  • L'Amour du Vin Wine Auction and Gala
  • Holiday Homes Tour
  • Artscapes Art Auction and Gala
  • Artists on Location

Sponsorship Benefits

The following list is a sampling of benefits† available to Knoxville Museum of Art major sponsors.

  • Company's name and logo featured in exhibition gallery
  • Logo featured in exhibition/program publications produced by KMA
  • Recognition in exhibition-related press release
  • Invitation to exhibition opening receptions
  • Logo featured on museum's website
  • Invitations to museum's James L. Clayton Award Luncheon
  • Gift memberships for your employees or clients
  • Discounts on museum facility rentals
  • Recognition in museum's newsletter
  • Recognition on museum's lobby panel during sponsorship year
  • One-year subscription to museum's newsletter
  • Early opportunity for future sponsorship
  • One year corporate membership to museum

†Benefits vary depending on sponsorship level




Become a Sponsor!

  • For further information, please contact Mary Walker, Director of Development at 865. 934.2045 or .


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