The Whitney Contemporaries is a dynamic group of art patrons between the ages of 21 and 40 who are committed to supporting the Whitney as the preeminent forum for American art of our time. In return for their support, Contemporaries are guaranteed exclusive access to the Museum's unparalleled resources and the New York art scene.

Individual $400 ($215 tax-deductible)
Dual $765 ($395 tax-deductible)

  • Invitations for two to all opening cocktail receptions for major exhibitions
  • Visits to private collections, artists’ studios, and galleries
  • Priority discounted tickets to the annual Art Party
  • Invitations to select contemporary art fairs throughout New York City
  • All Individual-level membership benefits

Whitney Contemporaries Patron $1,000 ($821 tax-deductible)

  • All of the preceding benefits, plus:
  • Additional visits to private collections and artists’ studios
  • Private tours of major exhibitions
  • Special programs with contemporary artists
  • A select exhibition catalogue/publication

To join us as a Contemporary, purchase a membership online, call us at (212) 570-7746, or stop by the Membership Desk in the Museum's Lobby on your next visit!