National Membership Program

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Embrace the legacy and works of Prof. David C. Driskell and the David C. Driskell Center founded in his name by joining the David C. Driskell Center National Membership Program.  Become a part of the membership program’s mission to Celebrate Our Past, Protect the Legacy, and Ensure the Future. Our members are entitled to a growing list of unique and engaging benefits that will deepen their relationship to the David C. Driskell Center family.

Your national membership contributions will be directed toward a number of initiatives, including the expansion of the Driskell Center art and archive collections, preservation of artwork, and work opportunities and internships for undergraduates, graduate assistants, and the broader community. By joining the Driskell Center family, you help to affirm African American art and art scholarship as central to the American arts canon.

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Driskell Supporters $150 (Benefits market value is $30)
•10% discount on prints, catalogues, and merchandise
•Discounts on paid events
•Opportunities to view exclusive David C. Driskell film interviews, produced exclusively by the Driskell Center
•Personalized Letter of Appreciation from Prof. David C. Driskell
•Private archives seminar sessions with the Driskell Center archivist - Join the Driskell Center’s archivist on a guided exploration of the valuable assets to be found within the Driskell Papers, the Harmon Foundation Papers, and the Faith Ringgold Study Room.

Driskell Friends $250 (Benefits market value is $110)
•All Driskell Supporters level benefits
•One complimentary Driskell Center exhibition catalogue
•20% discount on gallery rentals - Only when event is related to the mission of the Driskell Center
•Pre-exhibition tours guided by Driskell Center Staff
•Family events for parents and children and art talks for children

Director’s Circle ($1,000 and Beyond) (Benefits market value is $110)

•All Driskell Friends and Driskell Family level benefits
•Special invitation to exhibitions and other regional museums & institutions in the DC/Baltimore area
•Invitation to travel programs – Selected city trips and collection viewings at major art events such as Miami Art Week