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
Sampling of past CCC events:
  • 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
Schedule of 2019 CCC events

(subject to change):
  • May 24-26, 2019: Weekend in Marfa featuring full collection tour and sunset viewing of Chinati, cocktail party, and dinner