Current Contemporaries: refer a friend to receive an extra month of membership. Friends of Contemporaries: get 10% off when you join through the program.
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 are guaranteed exclusive access to the Whitney’s unparalleled resources and the New York art scene.
Founding Contemporaries support the Whitney’s new building project, and enjoy special privileges reserved for Founding Members. Please take a moment to review the different opportunities for involvement with this exciting group!
As a member of the Whitney's young patron group you'll enjoy special access to the Whitney’s curators, artists, and the New York art scene. Events include invitations for two to Opening Cocktail Receptions for major exhibitions; visits to private collections, artists’ studios, and galleries; priority discounted tickets to the Art Party; and invitations to select contemporary art fairs throughout New York City.
Additional Founding Contemporaries Benefits:
Contemporaries Patron ($1,000) Level members enjoy all the preceding benefits plus: private tours of major exhibitions; a select exhibition catalogue/publication; visits to private collections, artists’ studios, and galleries; priority discounted tickets to the Art Party; and invitations to select contemporary art fairs throughout New York City.
Additional Founding Contemporaries Patron Benefits:
“Preview Works From Wednesday’s Whitney Art Party Auction”
“Whitney’s Annual Art Party Turns Out Rising Stars, Young Collectors”
“Olivia Wilde, Lake Bell, and More Support Whitney Art Party Auction”
“Collectors Q&A: Jessica Gersh”
“Last Night’s Parties: 2013 Whitney Art Party”
For additional information, or to talk more about the group, feel free to contact: