CCS Bard memberships are for artists, curators, scholars, collectors, researchers, art enthusiasts, and all those who align themselves with our mission to encourage and explore new approaches to the presentation of contemporary art and culture. CCS Bard memberships have a dedicated focus on building community around our mission and home in New York’s Mid-Hudson Valley.
Members gain insights into every aspect of CCS Bard, from our exhibitions in the Hessel Museum of Art, to our graduate program and research center devoted to curatorial studies, to our extended network of artists, curators, and institutional partners. As a member, you also provide critical support for CCS Bard and help us keep admission free and open to all.
Friends of CCS Bard – $100
Becoming a Friend of CCS Bard is a great way to experience all the museum and research center have to offer, and tap into a vibrant arts community in the Hudson Valley. Membership includes:
Member tours of CCS Bard exhibitions, including the summer shows and graduate student thesis exhibitions
Year-round invitations to exhibition openings and other special events held on site at CCS Bard
Priority access to Speaker Series talks and other public programs.
A 10% discount at the bookstore and café
A 10% discount on limited-edition artworks available through CCS Bard
Additional benefits to be announced