VCAM MEMBERSHIP 100 Museums: –High Museum of Art, Atlanta –Museum of Fine Arts, Boston –Vancouver Museum of Art –Royal Ontario Museum –Art Gallery of Ontario –The Walters Museum, Baltimore –Dallas Museum of Art –The Art Institute of Chicago –Los Angeles County Museum of Art –The Detroit Institute of Arts –Portland Art Museum –Denver Art Museum etc.
Region 2 California, Nevada, Utah, Hawaii, Arizona Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco Honolulu Academy of Arts The Huntington Library Los Angeles County Museum of Art Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego Pasadena Art Alliance Phoenix Art Museum San Jose Museum of Art Santa Barbara Museum of Art Skirball Cultural Center and Museum, Los Angeles Tucson Museum of Art Armand Hammer Museum of Art, UCLA
HISTORY VCAM was founded by Art Gallery of Ontario volunteers in Toronto in 11952 and was incorporated as a non-profit institution in the United States in 1976. It is the only association established solely for art museum volunteers
Purpose of VCAM The purpose of VCAM is mutual education by communication among member committees. VCAM is committed to provide a forum for information exchange, mutual education and enhancement of services to its art museum volunteer committee members through international conferences, regional meetings, published comprehensive conference reports, resource files, and the VCAM News publication. (Presently fundraising is a large topic of discussion)
Past Conference Locations 1952 Toronto1979 Atlanta 1956St. Louis1982 Ottawa 1959San Francisco1985 Phoenix 1962Boston1988 Richmond 1964Chicago1991 Indianapolis 1967Montreal1994 New Orleans 1970Los Angeles1997 Philadelphia 1974Baltimore2000 Detroit 1976Minneapolis2003 Toronto