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Chinati Contemporary Council
 
The Chinati Contemporary Council (CCC), composed of cultural leaders and art enthusiasts, helps introduce a new generation of philanthropists to the uniqueness of Chinati and Marfa. As recognized supporters of contemporary art, CCC members serve as valued champions for Chinati while supporting the museum’s Artist-in-Residence program through their membership dues. The CCC convenes activities throughout the year that are designed to provide members with a broader context for Chinati’s mission, collection and programs. Annual membership dues are $1,400.
 


CCC membership benefits include:

• Exclusive limited-edition print

• CCC member events in Marfa and around the world

• A copy of Chinati: The Vision of Donald Judd signed by Marianne Stockebrand, author and director emerita (limit one per membership)

• Exclusive Chinati member t-shirt

• Personalized travel assistance to Marfa and Chinati for members and their guests

• 10% discount in the museum bookstore

• Complimentary admission for two at more than 50 reciprocal modern/contemporary museums

• Recognition in annual newsletter
CCC members are asked to:

• Serve as a global ambassador for Chinati

• Stay up-to-date with programs at Chinati, via monthly e-newsletter, social media, etc.

• Recruit new CCC members

• Attend at least one annual CCC event

• Maintain minimum annual membership of $1,400 (also payable in monthly installments of $120)
 
Sampling of past CCC events:

• Cocktail reception and dinner, Miami Basel, December 2015

• Cocktail party at the home of Lori & Alexandre Chemla, New York City, May 2015

• Stonescape Tour, Napa Valley, Calistoga, California, July 2015

• Robert Irwin exhibition tour and cocktail party at White Cube, London U.K., October 2015

• July 22-24, 2016: Robert Irwin Opening and celebration at the Chinati Foundation, Marfa, Texas

• Members luncheon during Art Basel Hong Kong, Asia Society Centre, Hong Kong, March 2017
 
Schedule of 2018 CCC events

(subject to change):

• April 26, 2018: 'Marfa in LA' cocktail party and dinner hosted by Graham Steele & Ulysses De Santi in Los Angeles, CA.

• May 6, 2018: Ilya & Emilia Kabakov private studio tour hosted by Chinati Foundation Director Jenny Moore in New York, NY

• June 6, 2018: Private cocktail reception at Marian Goodman London hosted by CCC members - Alia Al-Senussi, Alexandra Meyers & Courtney Plummer in London, UK

• June 11, 2018: Private luncheon hosted by Vitra during Art Basel 2018 in Basel, Switzerland