The Victor D’Amico Institute of Art was founded on the D’Amicos’ firm belief that the arts are a humanizing force. Please support this primary aspect of our mission by joining as a Friend.

Your yearly Friendship strengthens our community of creative individuals and greatly contributes to our efforts in art education with our program of classes, exhibitions and events, and our work to steward our sites and preserve our archival and art collections. Your involvement is vital to our existence and growth, helping to maintain and promote the incredible artistic and educational legacy left to us by Mabel and Victor D’Amico.

Whether you wish to take a class or take a look, being a D’Amico Friend affords you access to an incredible source of inspiration and creativity and a community of students, instructors, patrons and supporters.

As a Friend, you will enjoy

  • advance notice of classes
  • discounted rates
  • advance notice for special events
  • free tours and access to The Barge art library and lounge area

Join at these levels

Family Friend $150
Individual Friend $100

If you need assistance please contact us at 631 267 3172 or by email

The D’Amico Institute of Art is tax-exempt under Section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code. All contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowable by law. The D’Amico Institute of Art does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and other school-administered programs.

Benefits and fees subject to change. Friendships are non-refundable and not transferable. They are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.