Friends of ArtsWestchester


FRIENDS Logo Lockup-01Friends of ArtsWestchester was  established in 2012 to build vital private support for the arts in the face of reduced government and corporate funding. Today, we enjoy a vibrant cultural community with diverse, engaging artists and arts organizations that can only be sustained through private support.  Please join this group of generous individuals committed to preserving and growing the arts in Westchester by becoming a “Friend of ArtsWestchester.”

Join the Friends of ArtsWestchester with an annual membership:

– Champion   $2,500
– Friend          $1,000
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Enjoy exclusive access to cultural experiences with other arts lovers throughout the year. Friends are invited to small private receptions at the homes of art collectors, previews of exhibitions, gallery talks by leading artists or curators, or a visit to an artistic site — in addition to all other membership benefits including our monthly publication ArtsNews, free admission to North American Reciprocal Museums (NARM), exhibition openings, and more.

 

The next 2018 Friends event will be:

 

Friday, April 20th
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

PRIVATE TOUR OF Magazzino Italian Art Museum, Cold Spring, NY

The Friends of ArtsWestchester will be given an hour long tour of Magazzino – a private warehouse art space in the Hudson Valley devoted to Postwar and Contemporary Italian art. Meaning “warehouse” in Italian, the 20,000 square-foot structure is designed by architect Miguel Quismondo and dedicated to select works from the Olnick Spanu Collection, most of which have not been exhibited in the US.

THIS EVENT IS LIMITED TO 20 PEOPLE.

 

Wednesday May 3rd
10:00 a.m.

PRIVATE TOUR OF FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT’S USONIA, Mount Pleasant, NY

The Friends will be treated to a tour of the Usonia Historic District in Mount Pleasant, NY, a 100-acre rural tract planned and executed by Frank Lloyd Wright and his followers in 1945.  Our group will be hosted by one of the three original owners whose home was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright himself.

THIS EVENT IS LIMITED TO 20 PEOPLE.

 

There will be more exciting Friends events coming soon…

To RSVP or for information about the Friends of ArtsWestchester, contact Olivia Greco, 914.428.4220, [email protected]