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The Scarab Club is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization that has been designated as a 501(c)(3) organization.  Donations are greatly appreciated for the renovation of our historic building, day-to-day operations of the club and gallery exhibitions.

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Donations can also be mailed: The Scarab Club, 217 Farnsworth, Detroit MI 48202, Attn: Executive Director. For planned giving, please contact us at 313-831-1250.

Thank you for your support!


Now is the perfect time to become a member of the Scarab Club. We are an active community of artists, musicians, poets, actors and art lovers. Membership offers many benefits from free sketch classes to valuable discounts to private events as well as publication in the yearly Scarab Arts Annual.

We offer a variety of standard membership levels to accommodate our diverse community of artists. We also offer special memberships for interested students, faculty, and loyal Scarabs entering their golden years.

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Lancelot Sukert Benefactor Patron Scarab Faculty Student
Free Sketch Classes
Access to Member Events & Activities
Reduced Program Rates
Exhibitions Entry Discount
Discounts at Local Art Retailers
Scarab Publications
Parking Pass
Eligibility to Enter
Member Only Gold Medal Exhibition
Eligibility to Enter
Solo Member Lounge Exhibitions
Club Rental Discount
Studio Rental
(Upon Availability)
Voting Rights & Opportunity
to Hold Board Position
Clyde Burroughs American Aesthetic
Lecture Series Admission for Two
Garden Party
Admission for Two
Boars Head Dinner
Admission for Two
Publishing Opportunity in
the Scarab Arts Annual
Annual Dues $1,000 $750 $350 $120 $75 $50


If you are a corporation, we invite you to become a member as well. Discounts on room rentals and participation in club activities are terrific ways to save money and increase employee morale.

Questions regarding membership? Contact: The Scarab, 313.831.1250,


Love the arts and want to give back to the community? Volunteer with the Scarab Club! We are always seeking energetic volunteers to help keep this dynamic organization running. Whether you have just a few hours or can make a longer-term commitment, you’ll find spending time with the Scarab Club is an enriching experience.

Volunteer opportunities: exhibition openings, special events (e.g., Noel Night, Festival of the Arts), member events, gallery greeting (weekdays or weekends), gardening, sponsor acquisition.

Please contact us for more information: 313-831-1250.

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