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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

Danny Lyon (b. 1942), Occupy Oakland, City Hall, Oakland, 2011. Archival pigment print, 9 3/4 x 13 in. (24.6 x 33 cm). Collection of the artist. © Danny Lyon, courtesy Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York
Member Events: Contemporaries and Contemporaries Patrons members
7:45 PM
Danny Lyon (b. 1942), Occupy Oakland, City Hall, Oakland, 2011. Archival pigment print, 9 3/4 x 13 in. (24.6 x 33 cm). Collection of the artist. © Danny Lyon, courtesy Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York
Member Events: Contemporaries and Contemporaries Patrons members
8:15 PM
Whitney educator Mark Joshua Epstein leads a tour in the galleries. Photograph by Filip Wolak
Contemporaries Events: Contemporaries and Contemporaries Patrons Members
7–9 PM
Whitney Museum of American Art. Photograph by Ed Lederman
Member Events: all members
9:30–10:30 AM
Whitney Museum of American Art. Photograph by Ed Lederman
Member Events: all members
9:30–10:30 AM
Andrea Crespo (b. 1993), still from parabiosis: neurolibidinal induction complex 2.2, 2015. Video, color, sound; 11:12 min. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase with funds from the Film, Video, and New Media Committee 2016.3. © Andrea Crespo
Member Events: Friend, Patron, and Contemporaries members
8–11 PM
Whitney Museum of American Art. Photograph by Nic Lehoux
Member Events: all members
9:30–10:30 AM
Whitney Museum of American Art. Photograph by Nic Lehoux
Member Events: all members
9:30–10:30 AM
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