MEMBERSHIP

El Museo del Barrio offers a range of membership opportunities, all of which include exclusive benefits and invitations to private member events. Your contribution helps to present and preserve El Museo’s permanent collection and supports exhibitions, performing art events, cultural celebrations and educational programs. 

All memberships receive:

  • Invitation to Member’s Previews
  • Two single use guest passes 
  • Priority seating at select special performances
  • Discounted tickets to El Museo events
  • 10% off in La Tienda and El Café
  • Must email student ID or Senior ID (62 or older).
  • Free Gallery Admission for you
  • Free Gallery Admission for you and a guest
  • NARM Reciprocal membership with 700 museums worldwide

All previously mentioned benefits, plus:

  • Mod/Co Reciprocal membership benefits and free admission to over 50 modern and contemporary art institutions. 
  • Priority access to select performances
  • Invitation to members only artist-in-residence and gallery visits

All Supporter benefits, plus:

  • Two membership cards
  • Special invitation to select programming

All Enthusiast benefits, plus:

  • Invitation to VIP Members exhibitions previews
  • Visits to artists’ studios, and private curator-led tours 
  • Early opportunity to purchase Gala tickets

LOS CONTEMPORÁNEOS

Los Contemporáneos is a dynamic group of young professionals and art patrons between the ages of 21-40, committed to supporting El Museo del Barrio’s mission of championing Puerto Rican, Latinx, and Latin American voices and innovation. Contemporáneos Collector’s Council is an upper level of the Contemporáneos del Museo membership. It is an opportunity for members to have a closer association with both the museum and community at large, while supporting El Museo’s contemporary art initiatives and increasing the representation of young contemporary artist in our Permanent Collection. For more information on joining Los Contemporáneos, please contact Malinda Galindo at mgalindo@elmuseo.org.

  • Invitation for exclusive Contemporáneo events
  • Exclusive artist studio and collection visits 
  • Opportunity to attend select art trips

30% of membership donation will be allocated to the Contemporáneos Acquisition Fund

All Individual Contemporáneo benefits, plus:

  • Invitation for you and a guest to private studio visits
  • Members Openings
  • Opportunity to join special event host committees
  • Engage networks in supporting the Contemporáneos Acquisition Fund
  • Opportunity to attend select national and international art fairs and art trips with El Museo’s Executive Director and Curator(s)

INVITATION ONLY
30% of membership donation will be allocated to the Contemporáneos Acquisition Fund

For more information on joining Los Contemporáneos, please contact Malinda Galindo at mgalindo@elmuseo.org.

INFO

For more information on becoming a member, please contact our Membership Office at 212.660.7118 or members@elmuseo.org.

Interested in a Corporate Membership? click here

“ All categories, benefits, and prices are subject to change. Please note that Memberships are non-refundable and non-transferrable.”