Support the Phillips

Corporate Partnerships


Corporations play a critical role in supporting the Phillips. We invite you to become engaged with the museum and its wide circle of leaders, its many audiences, and the greater cultural community in Washington, DC. Corporations of all sizes and sectors support the Phillips. In return, they enjoy exclusive benefits, including public recognition, entertaining privileges, branding opportunities, and free employee admission.

The Phillips offers corporations many ways to engage:

  • Become a member of the new Corporate Roundtable
  • Sponsor exhibitions and special events
  • Underwrite education programming for children, families, and adults
  • Define your corporation's unique partnership


The Phillips Collection’s Corporate Roundtable is a partnership among senior corporate leaders, Members of Congress and the Administration, the Diplomatic Community, museum trustees and major donors, major art collectors, and international philanthropists to promote and sustain museum founder Duncan Phillips’s vision of creating a dynamic environment for collaboration, innovation, scholarship, and public engagement. Members of the Corporate Roundtable convene annually for the following signature engagements:

To learn more, contact:

Karen Bassiri
Director of Corporate Relations
[email protected]
202.387.2151 x 314

The Phillips Collection proudly recognizes the following corporations, among others, as current and recent sponsors and Corporate Roundtable members:

Corporate Roundtable Levels



All benefits at the Partner level, plus: 

  • Invitation to serve on The Phillips Collection’s Development Committee
  • All benefits outlined for Co-Chairs of the Annual Gala
  • 40% discount on a facility rental for a private event
  • Logo included on the corporate partners webpage



All benefits at the Associate level, plus: 

  • 25% discount on a facility rental for a private event
  • Invitation to annual Corporate Circle Roundtable & Reception
  • Acknowledgement on the corporate partners webpage



All members enjoy these exclusive benefits:

  • Unlimited admission for employees to the permanent collection and special exhibitions for one year
  • Invitations to exclusive VIP exhibition openings and other special events held throughout the year.
  • Option to be named sponsor of a public program of your choice
  • Acknowledgement on the corporate partners webpage
  • Invitation to the annual International Forum Weekend in Washington at the Phillips
  • Feature in our Quarterly Investor News distributed to the museum's major donors contributing $5,000 and above

The Phillips Collection values the commitment of its corporate sponsors. For those contributing over and above $30,000, the Phillips will tailor its partnership to meet the goals and objectives of both entities, affording its members a deep engagement with the institution.