Membership Highlights

Membership Has Its Benefits

Join the Pizzuti Collection family as a member and connect with the best of contemporary art in Columbus. Members are given access that allows them to experience our collection like no other visitor. Enjoy the benefits of membership: free admission for exhibitions and programs, invitations to member-only events, artist and preview receptions, advance notice of exhibitions, and exclusive information via our member e-newsletter subscription.

Please join or renew your membership today and guarantee yourself an insider’s view of our exhibitions. Your membership helps us create and sustain exciting and innovative programming designed to engage, educate, and challenge our audiences.

Join the Pizzuti Collection at a level that is right for you.


Minimalist $75–149

As a Pizzuti Collection member you receive a membership card valid for one year, free admission for 2 adults and children, free admission to artist talks and other special events, member tour of exhibitions, 10% discount in the book nook, advance notice of new exhibits, and special information via our member e-newsletter.

Pop Art $150–249

Includes all Minimalist Benefits plus:

  • Invitations to Member-Only Events
Abstract Expressionist $250–499

Includes all Pop Art Benefits plus:

  • Invitation to Exhibition Preview Events
  • Opportunity to join the Pacesetters
Cubist $500–1,199

Includes all Abstract Expressionist Benefits plus:

  • Domestic Travel Opportunities
  • Pizzuti Collection Art Book (Voucher)



Join The Salon Society

The Pizzuti Collection transforms the notion of the Stein Salon, gathering forward thinking art enthusiasts for stimulating thought and conversation. Salon Society members are among our most dedicated contributors providing critical funding for all of our programs. Belonging to the Society offers you unparalleled access to the artists and minds behind the Pizzuti Collection. As a member you will interact with artists, curators, collectors, and more.

You will receive invitations to private events organized exclusively for Salon Society Members—premier opportunities to see exhibitions before anyone else—events, programs, and international travel opportunities, in addition to other benefits based on your level of support.

Through their generous contributions, Salon Society Members help us realize our mission: To foster cultural understanding and educational exchange by exhibiting art by underrepresented voices from around the globe with work that transcends, elevates the mind, and expresses freedoms.

We invite you to join the Salon Society today.
Steering Committee:

Carol Aronowitz, Mona Barber, Teresa Biernat, Phaedra Edwards,
Jessie Pizzuti, Corde Robinson, April Savoy, Arlene Weiss


Surrealist $1,200–2,399

Includes all Cubist Benefits plus:

  • International Travel Opportunities with Director/Curator
  • Invitation to VIP Exhibition Preview Dinners
  • Invitation to Salon Society-Only Events
  • Pizzuti Collection Rental Privileges
  • Recognition on Donor Wall
Futurist $2,400–3,599

Includes all Surrealist Benefits plus:

  • Invitation to Season Preview led by Director/Curator
  • Private Curated Preview Tour of Exhibitions
  • Invitation to Exclusive Artist Events
Suprematist $3,600–7,199

Includes all Futurist Benefits plus:

  • Individually Tailored Group Tour and Reception with Founder and Director/Curator
  • Priority Reservations for Travel Opportunities with Director/Curator
  • Four Complimentary One-Time Admission Passes for Guests
Magic Realist $7,200+

Includes all Suprematist Benefits plus:

  • Private Travel Opportunities with Director/Curator
  • Private Event Opportunities with Artists, Founder, and Director/Curator



The Pacesetters


The Pacesetters is a vibrant group of art enthusiasts that educates and develops emerging collectors and art patrons.

Member benefits include:

  • local artist studio visits
  • private tours of top local and regional collections
  • access, education, and relationship building with some of the area’s most active collectors
  • art inspired travel: our annual trip offers exclusive access into a new community’s unique arts culture with the top galleries, museums, artists, and collections
  • social events, most notably the monthly Pacesetters AfterHours event at the Pizzuti Collection

Join at the Abstract Expressionist level or above to learn more.

Corporate Support

The Pizzuti Collection is one of the newest and fastest growing nonprofit organizations located in the vibrant Short North Arts District of Columbus, Ohio. By presenting the work of underrepresented artists from around the globe, we create opportunities for dialogue–initiating conversations that span across conventional boundaries that empower us as a community.

We engage the Greater Columbus corporate community through corporate memberships and sponsorship of exhibitions and programs. Membership in the Pizzuti Collection’s Corporate Partners Program offers companies opportunities to entertain clients, reward and inspire employees, and make connections with our savvy patrons.

Sponsorship of exhibition, performance, and education programs at the Pizzuti Collection offers unique opportunities for companies to make a meaningful impact on the cultural health of our community, and gain significant visibility among our diverse supporters.


Exhibition Sponsors

The Greater Columbus Arts Council and city of Columbus

The Ohio Arts Council

The Pizzuti Companies

Carol & David Aronowitz

Rick & Sara Mershad

David & Mo Meuse

Carolyn McCall & David Renner

Corde Robinson & Grant Morrow

Judi & Jim Stillwell

Cathe Kobacker

Michael Rayden & Diane Nye

Mike & Phaedra Edwards

Arlene & Michael Weiss


Media Sponsors

CD 102.5

Sophisticated Living Magazine

WOSU Public Media

614 Magazine


Family Day Sponsor

Big Lots Foundation


Pacesetters After Hours

presented by PNC Arts Alive!


In Kind Sponsors

Brown & Jackson

Scott Cunningham Photography

Ibel Agency

Implement: Graphics/Design/Landscape

Middle West Spirits (OYO)