Friends of Prints,
Drawings & Photographs

Martin Lewis: Misty Night, Danbury

Membership Benefits

Support the activities of the Department of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs, and growth of the DIA’s collection of prints, drawings, and photographs by attending events and programs including:

  • Openings for all graphic arts and selected DIA exhibitions;
  • Lectures, tours, and behind-the-scenes opportunities;
  • Visits to commercial galleries and artists’ studios;
  • Taking an annual trip to an interesting arts destination;
  • Purchasing commissioned works and
  • Participating in Summer Soirées.

Membership Levels

Membership Level Annual Dues Membership Level Annual Dues
Individual $50 Supporting* $500
Family $100 Benefactor* $750
Contributing* $250 Major Benefactor* $1,000

In order to be eligible for membership in the Friends of Prints, Drawings & Photographs, you must be a member of the Detroit Institute of Arts. Join the DIA

* Membership levels at $100 and higher receive preference for trip enrollment and commission purchases. Contributing members receive a commissioned poster designed by Robert Rauschenberg in 1980 for the opening of the Schwartz Galleries of Prints and Drawings. Supporting members receive an invitation to a special curatorial brunch and private showing in the graphic arts study room. Benefactors receive a complementary invitation for two to one of the year’s dinner events. Major Benefactors receive the commissioned photograph 1939 Packard V-12 Coupe by Robert Traniello.

For program information, call us at 313.833.9830.

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