Young Art Patrons (YAP)

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 40. These events emphasize the richness of the Museum’s special exhibitions and collections. YAP provides a more involved Museum experience designed to foster a lifelong commitment to the arts.

A YAP membership is $100 $80 and is valid for one year from the date of purchase. Membership includes 2 adults and dependent children.

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Thank you to our most generous Young Art Patrons sponsor.

Art Crawl 2023

Saturday, April 29 | 5 to 8:00 pm

Experience the vibrant arts and culture of Omaha while meeting new people through Art Crawl.

Check in and begin at Bar 39, then hop on a bus to visit Anderson O’Brien Fine Art, Link Gallery and Workshop, and Split Gallery. Enjoy conversation, food, drinks, and art at each gallery along the way. The buses will return to Bar 39 at the end of the evening for an after-party with a live DJ.

Check-in begins at 4:45 pm. Buses leave at 5:15 pm sharp.

The event is FREE for YAP members and only $30 per ticket (or $50 for two tickets when purchased in the same transaction) for non-YAP members. This is a 21+ event. Advance registration is required. Limit of two free tickets per YAP membership.

Click here to register.

YAP Leadership

2023 Chairs

Chair: Jocelyn Harrison
Vice Chair/Secretary: Claudia Smoot
Communications Chair: Jandi Prich
Communications Vice Chair: Samantha Wonderlich
Glow Chair: Ashton Klimes
Crawl Chair: Courtney Kenny Porto
Membership and Field Trip Chairs: Brad Licht and Beau Johnson
Advisor: Victoria Cunningham
Joslyn Art Museum Liaison: Katie Herring

2023 Committee

Joslynn Berry
Vicki Cunningham
Jocelyn Olney Harrison              
Beau Johnson
Alicia Jones
Ashton Klimes
Barbara Kohler
Kaitlin Kratky
Courtney Kenny Porto       
Brad Licht
Joe Marinkovich
Kelly Neuhaus
Bailey Placzek
Jandi Prich
Ashley Prinzen
Daniela Rojas
Claudia Smoot
Jocelyn Stange
Hannah Tjaden
Chrissy Tonkinson
Alexandra Wewel
Samantha Wonderlich