Hirshhorn Plaza

Smithsonian Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

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  • Member benefits for two people
  • Invitations to exclusive exhibition previews and opening dinners
  • Two complimentary exhibition catalogues
  • One artist studio visit in Washington, DC and two artist studio visits in New York City
  • Private-collection viewings (two in Washington, DC and two in NYC)
  • Two director- or curator-led gallery walks (NYC)
  • Special access to Hirshhorn exhibitions and programs with private curator-led tours and reserved seats at special lectures and programs
  • Invitations to the annual James T. Demetrion Lecture and post-lecture dinner with internationally recognized artists and curators
  • VIP passes to major national and international art fairs, including exclusive curator-led walkthroughs of art fairs
  • Behind-the-scenes tour of the Hirshhorn conservation lab
  • Recognition in the Smithsonian annual report and on the Hirshhorn donor board in the Museum lobby
  • Opportunity to arrange one special-access visit to the Hirshhorn for a group of 10 people
  • Shirin Neshat photograph from the Our House Is on Fire series (cost of limited-edition print will offset tax deduction by an additional $4,000)
  • Invitation to annual forums (in NYC or in Washington, DC) that bring together curators and leading art-world figures for a conversation on emerging artists, trends, and the state of the field
  • Invitation to a private lunch and museum tour with the Hirshhorn director
  • First opportunity to register for an annual study trip
  • International Council program credit for all major exhibitions