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Graduates and current students of Sotheby’s Institute of Art have access to a worldwide network of alumni that are active in all areas of the art world. Graduates maintain their connection to the Institute and their fellow alumni from different campuses and different years through their shared experience of completing the unique education that Sotheby’s Institute of Art provides. Alumni Relations provides a variety of benefits and services, whether alumni are seeking to renew friendships, meet fellow graduates in different fields, obtain professional advice or recommendations, or are searching for new career opportunities. We encourage all graduates to take advantage of the resources listed below to strengthen their connection with Sotheby’s Institute of Art.

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SIAconnect is an exclusive online community for Sotheby’s Institute of Art graduates and students. Join today for these exciting features:

• Profile: Build your network and showcase your personal brand by adding a biography and photo
• Community: Connect with Sotheby’s Institute of Art’s global network of 8,000+ alumni and discover upcoming events
• Careers: Search job and internship opportunities, many of which are exclusive to SIA students and alumni

Set up your account for the first time here. For future visits, log in here.

Global Alumni Network social media groups: Facebook | LinkedIn | Instagram

Benefits & Services

We are proud to offer the following benefits and services to the members of our alumni community.

  • Exclusive Alumni Networking Groups: Join SIAconnect and the Global Alumni Network social media groups to network professionally, post opportunities for fellow graduates, and keep in touch with alumni the world over.

  • Career Resources: You can search SIAconnect’s Careers page to see opportunities posted by employers that are specifically looking for Sotheby’s Institute of Art graduates to fill their open positions. If you have opportunities that you want to share with our current students and fellow graduates, please email

  • Course Discounts: Alumni receive a reduction on Sotheby's Institute Summer Study, Online, and Short Courses. Alumni are also entitled to a 20% discount on any School of the New York Times course. Please email in order to obtain the relevant discount code.

  • Library Access: Alumni have continued access to the SIA library collections both in New York and London by appointment. Contact the London Head Librarian at and the New York Head Librarian at

  • Event invitations, free passes, and VIP access: Alumni have priority access to Sotheby’s Institute of Art Speaker Series and public programming. SIA occasionally receives free passes and VIP invitations to art fairs—please check SIAconnect for an announcement should passes become available.

  • Lifetime Email Access: All alumni are eligible for an email address. To request an email account please contact and include the subject line “Alumni Email Account Request” and your full name in the body of your email.

  • Complimentary Transcripts: To request a copy of your academic transcript please email

  • Periodicals: The Art Newspaper is pleased to offer our alumni a discounted yearly subscription rate, which includes delivery of the print edition 11 times per year plus free digital access via the Art Newspaper app. Please contact for the discount code.

  • Shopping Discounts: Plum Benefits is a free service that offers access to Entertainment and Travel Benefits nationally and internationally. Highlights include Broadway show and movie ticket discounts as well as deals on car rentals. To register, visit the link below and click on “Become a Member”. Create your account with your or email address or, if you are using your personal email address,  use the code “siart212”.

Prospective Student Referrals

SIA Alumni, we are grateful for your continued support of Sotheby’s Institute of Art and we appreciate what amazing global ambassadors you are for our programs. If you know someone interested in any of our academic programs, please send an email including their name and contact information to  


Alumni Relations
Sotheby’s Institute of Art
570 Lexington Ave, 15th Floor, NY 10022, USA
T +1 212.897.6646,

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