Elite Circle members belong to a prestigious circle of individuals who have made substantial donations to the Museum. These donations enable the MMFA to continue to be the only Canadian art centre that welcomes more than one million visitors per year—the highest rate of subscriptions in Canada. In addition, these donors contribute to providing educational programs for more than 300,000 students, families, and community groups. Elite Circle members benefit from exclusive privileges throughout the year.

A look back at an exclusive event of the MMFA’s Elite Circle

On Tuesday, February 27, members of the Philanthropic Circle had a special opportunity to explore three of the Museum’s pavilions and discover recently acquired artworks. For this prestigious event, curators Nathalie Bondil, Director General and Chief Curator; Jacques Des Rochers, Curator of Quebec and Canadian Art; Hilliard T. Goldfarb, Senior Curator – Collections and Curator of Old Masters; and Geneviève Goyet-Ouimette, Gail and Stephen A. Jarislowsky Curator of Quebec and Canadian Contemporary Art, accompanied guests while telling various anecdotes about the Museum’s major acquisitions.

Photo credit : Frédéric Faddoul