Menil Contemporaries Membership

Menil Contemporaries is a membership group for emerging patrons, collectors, and art enthusiasts—primarily in their 20s and 30s —who enjoy a special relationship with the Menil Collection and invest meaningfully in the museum’s art spaces and thirty-acre campus.

Menil Contemporaries Membership Levels

Enthusiast $200

All benefits listed are for two adults.

  • Invitation to Spring Mixer a lively annual outdoor event with after-hours museum access
  • Invitation to Cocktails with a Curator series, featuring curator tours highlighting an exhibition, gallery, or artist
  • Invitations to all exhibition openings and member-only events
  • Invitations to film screenings and special programs exclusive to the Menil Contemporaries
  • Access to Member Noontime Talks, popular bi-monthly tours on the museum’s collection, exhibitions, and ongoing projects
  • Invitation to Menil by Moonlight, a festive annual event celebrating members
  • Subscription to Menil, the members’ magazine and monthly e-newsletter
  • 10% discount and advance notice of special sales at the Menil Bookstore
  • Reciprocal membership benefits at over 1,000 museums across North America

Partner $500

All benefits of Enthusiast plus:

  • Two invitations to On Display, an exclusive experience for Partner members
  • Two invitations to a private collection visit
  • Two guest invitations to all exhibition openings
  • 15% discount at the Menil Bookstore
  • Recognition in the Annual Report

All levels provide 12 months of membership for two adults. Levels and benefits subject to change. Membership and event invitations are non-transferable.

Questions? Contact our Membership office at (713) 525-9435 or membership@menil.org.