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The Santa Barbara Museum of Art believes in the power of art to enrich, nurture, and unite us. We strive to present exhibitions of international significance, offer exceptional and innovative education programs to people of all ages, and cultivate a welcoming community for all.

Make an impact by donating to SBMA today. Your gift to the Annual Fund supports the critical needs of SBMA and our day-to-day operations.

Thank you for your generous support in fostering meaningful connections with art in our community – and beyond.

In response to COVID-19, SBMA is committed to supporting its staff, educators, artists, and the community by continuing to employ our hardworking staff members, offering virtual art activities and education opportunities to all, and continuing to care for the works in our collection. Your support of the Annual Fund ensures that we can continue to honor our commitment during this crucial time.

For any questions please contact 805.884.6468, or email Melissa Motyer, Annual Fund Manager, at