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When you join the Weatherspoon Art Museum, you help provide rewarding cultural opportunities for all of its audiences. Whether it's K-12 field trips, the teen art guide program, or lectures by both established and up-and-coming artists, your membership helps provide a gateway to creativity and to issues important to us all. And you receive special members-only benefits. Become part of a dedicated group who values the richness that the arts add to our lives. Join us and experience modern and contemporary art at its best.

Joining/Renewing is easy with our new online subscription process, or choose to print and mail your subscription form. For questions about Membership, contact us at (336) 334-5770.

Join/Renew with us and experience modern and contemporary art at its best! Learn more about becoming a WAM member.

If you wish to make a non-membership GIFT DONATION to the Weatherspoon Art Museum please click HERE.


Individual Membership Benefits

All Member Levels


To members-only events and programs, exhibition opening receptions, Annual Meeting and Members' Night, Art on Paper Preview Party, and other special events 

Mailings and E-News

Mailed announcements of exhibitions, opening receptions, Community Days, and educational and outreach programs; This Week at the Weatherspoon email news and special announcements


One-year subscription to the Weatherspoon's quarterly newsletter

Collectors Group Option

All WAM members have the option to join the museum's Collectors Group. For an additional $75 members can join the Weatherspoon's Contemporary Collectors Group at the General, Family/Dual, Supporter, or Contributor levels. Membership in the Collectors Group is complimentary at the Friends, Benefactors, and Patron levels (see details at right).

Reciprocal Membership

In the Southeastern Reciprocal Membership Program and the North American Reciprocal Membership Program (for Supporter level and above). 


  • Discounts on special Weatherspoon ticketed events and programs

Special Benefits

  • Members-only parking decal (students not eligible)
  • First chance to reserve for limited-seating programs
  • Complimentary beverage tickets (2) for exhibition receptions and some special events
  • Join the Weatherspoon's Contemporary Collectors Group for an additional $75 at the General, Couple/Family, Supporter, or Contributor levels; membership in the Collectors Group is complimentary at the Friends, Benefactors, and Patron levels (see details at right)

Corporate Membership

Available at the Friend, Benefactor, and Patron levels; for information, call Nancy Doll, Director, at 336.334.5770.





Membership Levels










$100  (in addition to the individual benefits at left)


$250 (in addition to the above)


$500 (in addition to the above)


$1,000 (in addition to the above)


$2,500 + (in addition to the above)

  • Private exhibition preview and reception for you and ten guests.