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 2017 Friends event will be:

 

Thursday, October 5th
2:30 to 5:00 p.m.

THE GLASS HOUSE EXHIBITION OF ROBERT INDIANA: ONE through ZERO, New Canaan, CT

A special opportunity to visit the renowned Philip Johnson Glass House in New Canaan, CT and view the first public installation world-wide of the complete set of Robert Indiana’s ONE through ZERO. The ten 6-foot-high COR-TEN steel sculptures were executed in 2003 and have not been together since. The installation conjoins Philip Johnson and Robert Indiana’s visionary approach to industrial materials, proportion form and the understanding of space.

THIS EVENT IS LIMITED TO 20 PEOPLE.

 

Friday, October 13th
9:00 to 11:00 a.m.

PRIVATE PREVIEW: ARTISTS’ WORKS IN DESIGNER HOMES, Mamaroneck

A private tour of four designer homes in Mamaroneck/Orienta where the works of eight curated artists will be exhibited. You will have the opportunity to meet and mingle with these well-established artists and view their work in private settings before Westchester Open Studios opens to the public.

A Continental Breakfast will be served at 9 a.m. before the exclusive walking tour.

 

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, ogreco@artswestchester.org