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Membership at Chinati
 
Community was an essential part of Chinatiís founding in 1986. Judd opened the museum for everyone. It is in this spirit that Chinati invites you to become a member. The museum depends on the support of members to ensure that Juddís vision for Chinati continues.
 
Robert Irwin, Untitled (Dawn to Dusk). Photo by Alex Marks.

ALL CHINATI MEMBERS RECEIVE THE FOLLOWING BENEFITS:

Unlimited free admission to the museum, including public full collection tours, public selections tours, and self-guided viewing (reservations encouraged for public tours).
Chinati member T-shirt (one per membership).
10% discount in the museum bookstore and online store.
A copy of Chinatiís annual newsletter.
Recognition in the annual newsletter.
Invitations to special events and programs.
20% discount on two Chinati Weekend Benefit Dinner tickets (reservations required).

 
$38 is tax deductible
Membership benefits for one individual.

Applicants to provide current and valid documentation, including a full-time student ID, proof of age over 65, an artist CV, or professional ID.
 
$48 is tax deductible
Membership benefits for one individual
 
 
$88 is tax deductible
Membership benefits for two individuals
 
 
All Chinati members at the Supporter level and higher receive free admission and discounts
at more than 80 partner museums through the Modern and Contemporary Reciprocal Membership
and Texas Reciprocal Membership programs.

 
 
$238 is tax deductible
All Dual benefits plus:
Half-price public tour admission for two guests.
Free admission and discounts at more than 80 partner museums.
 
$423 is tax deductible
All Supporter benefits plus:
A copy of Chinati: The Vision of Donald Judd signed by Marianne Stockebrand, author and director emerita (limit one per family/address/household).
 
 
All Chinati members at the Sustaining level and above receive
the exclusive limited edition by Erin Shirreff.
 
 
$1,023 is tax deductible
Complimentary admission to the museum for four.
Limited-edition print by an internationally recognized artist created especially for Chinati.
 
$2,323 is tax deductible
All Sustaining benefits plus:
Private sunrise or sunset tour for four.
 
 
Donor Groups
Donor Groups provide crucial operating support for the museumís programs
and the preservation of the permanent collection.
 
 
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 museumís Artist-in-Residence program through their membership dues.
 
$4,823 is tax deductible
All Benefactor benefits plus:
Private sunrise or sunset tour for four with Chinatiís director.
Complimentary admission to the museum for six.
Invitation to cocktail party during Chinati Weekend.
20% discount on four Chinati Weekend Benefit Dinner tickets (reservations required).
 
 
$9,823 is tax deductible
All Friends benefits plus:
Private tour for four with Chinatiís director.
Discount on rental of the Arena for a special event.