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Join the Whitney Contemporaries

The Whitney Contemporaries is a dynamic group of art patrons between the ages of twenty-one and forty, committed to supporting the Whitney's mission of championing emerging voices and artistic innovation.

Contemporaries check out the New Whitney during opening festivities. Photograph by Matthew Carasella

Contemporaries ($750)

Core Benefits for two, artist studio visits, gallery walks, Contemporaries-only talks and discussions, after-hours tours, invitations for two to Opening Cocktail Receptions for major exhibitions, advance discounted tickets to Art Party, invitations to select contemporary art fairs, express admission for two cardholders with two accompanied guests.

Contemporaries: $98 is not tax-deductible per year

Contemporaries Patron ($1,250)

Core Benefits for two, VIP access for two to Opening Cocktail Receptions for major exhibitions, an annual art day trip and a private collection visit, artist and art-world insider talks, artist studio visits, gallery walks, Contemporaries-only talks and discussions, after-hours tours, a select exhibition catalogue, advance discounted tickets to Art Party, invitations to select contemporary art fairs, express admission for two cardholders with up to four accompanied guests.

Contemporaries Patron: $210 is not tax-deductible per year

Upcoming Contemporaries Events

Asad Raza, detail of Root sequence. Mother tongue, 2017. Whitney Biennial 2017. Photograph © Paula Court
Member Events: Contemporaries members
7–9:30 PM
Frieze New York, 2016. Courtesy of Sarah Cascone for Artnet News.
Member Events: Contemporaries and Contemporaries Patrons
Whitney Museum of American Art, May 2016. Photograph by Ed Lederman
Member Events: all members
7:30–10 PM
Whitney Museum of American Art, May 2016. Photograph by Ed Lederman
Member Events: all members
7:30–10 PM
Frieze New York, 2016. Courtesy of Sarah Cascone for Artnet News.
Member Events: Contemporaries and Contemporaries Patrons
Frieze New York, 2016. Courtesy of Sarah Cascone for Artnet News.
Member Events: Contemporaries and Contemporaries Patrons
Frieze New York, 2016. Courtesy of Sarah Cascone for Artnet News.
Member Events: Contemporaries and Contemporaries Patrons
Lyle Ashton Harris, Lyle, London, 1992, 2015. Chromogenic print, 20 ½ x 15 in. (52.1 x 38.1 cm). Collection of the artist; courtesy the artist
Member Events: Contemporaries and Contemporaries Patron members
7:45 PM
Lyle Ashton Harris, Lyle, London, 1992, 2015. Chromogenic print, 20 ½ x 15 in. (52.1 x 38.1 cm). Collection of the artist; courtesy the artist
Member Events: Contemporaries and Contemporaries Patron members
8 PM
Lyle Ashton Harris, Lyle, London, 1992, 2015. Chromogenic print, 20 ½ x 15 in. (52.1 x 38.1 cm). Collection of the artist; courtesy the artist
Member Events: Contemporaries and Contemporaries Patron members
8:15 PM
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