Young Art Patron (YAP) Membership

Joslyn Art Museum’s Young Art Patrons (YAP) offers engaging social and educational events for a rising generation of art admirers between the ages of 21 and 40ish. These events emphasize the richness of the Museum’s special exhibitions and collections. Young Art Patrons provides a more involved Museum experience designed to foster a lifelong commitment to the arts.

Young Art Patrons membership: $100 (valid for one year from date of purchase, membership includes 2 adults and dependent children)

Young Art Patrons (YAP) receive all of the following benefits of a general membership to Joslyn Art Museum:
  • FREE, unlimited admission to all ticketed special exhibitions
  • Guest of members receive discounts on special exhibition tickets on advertised days
  • Members-only opening days for all special exhibitions
  • Deeper discounts on fee-based events and programs
  • Select public event will feature early-entry times for members
  • 20% discount in Café Durham and the Hitchcock Museum Shop
  • Special invitations to special events
  • North American Art Museums Reciprocal membership
  • Museums West Reciprocal membership
  • Reduced prices for classes and events
  • Invitations to members-only exhibition opening events
  • Subscription to Joslyn's members magazine
  • Free admission to Joslyn Art Museum and to ticketed special exhibitions
  • Subscription discounts on national and international art magazines

Don't forget to check out the Members Only page to see upcoming events and exhibition previews!

PLUS, they receive invitations to a series of programs designed specifically for YAP members including:
  • Activities designed for young professionals and their families
  • Collaborative events with other arts organizations, galleries and local artists
  • Invitations to free and discounted special Young Art Patrons-only events

By joining the Young Art Patrons you will help to achieve its mission of providing young professionals with art education and exposure to the arts community with the goal of fostering an appreciation for the arts.

Click here to Join or Renew your YAP Membership.

Click here to contact the Museum about YAP Membership.

2015 YAP Governance Committee

Patricia Stillmock

Katie Stille
Vice - Chair

Jake Thacker

James Ellis, DDS

Claire Acker
Emily Anderson
Bill DeRoin
Kristy Durkin
Sam Jorgenson
Melinda Kozel
Alexis Kramer
Bruce Moritz
Jeanne Petty
Alysia Radicia
Pedro Salazar
Connor Sharp
Nick Smith
Maggie Tunning

Special thanks to our 2015 Annual Sponsors:


Upcoming Young Art Patron (YAP) Events
Mark your calendar for these upcoming events!

Private Art Collection Viewing*

O U T S I D E   |   I N S I D E
February 27, 2015 | 5:30 - 9:30pm

              Bang Bang | Fake                        Last Mona | Dolk                Street Sign | Banksy

Special thanks to our Event Sponsor:

May 15 | 12th Annual Art Crawl | Local artist studio visits & gallery tour

  Kent Bellows Mentoring Program, Studio Stop      House of Loom, Nebraska Writers Collective Performance

Special thanks to Kutak Rock LLP for sponsoring this event.

October 2nd | Garden Party | Sculpture Garden

 Our 2014 Garden Party was moved indoors due to the unpredictable Nebraska weather!
 We still managed to see the bright side.

July 30 | Art Class* | Create your very own masterpiece

Special Thanks to Watie White.

December 3 | Holiday Celebration* | Celebrate the Season at the Joslyn

* denotes members only event | Follow YAP on FB for updates to calendar

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