Contemporaries Circle tour of Field of Dreams, led by Chief Curator Alicia Longwell. September 2020.

Parrish Contemporaries Circle

The Contemporaries Circle is designed for art-lovers and emerging collectors and  offers a range of exciting Parrish Membership benefits including exclusive invitations to tailored social networking events with artists, collectors and curators throughout the year in New York City and on eastern Long Island.


Contemporaries Circle Members enjoy the following benefits:

  • Two personalized Membership cards
  • Unlimited free admission to the Museum
  • $6 Admission for four guests per Museum visit
  • Invitations to VIP Exhibition Previews, Opening Receptions, and other Members-only events
  • Opportunity to arrange a private docent-led tour of the Museum for up to four people
  • North American Reciprocal Museum and Museum Alliance Reciprocal Program privileges, including free admission and discounts at over 1,000 participating art museums
  • Complimentary guest passes for four individuals
  • Discounts on Museum programs and events
  • Discounts on goods and services at select local businesses
  • Member discount in Museum Shop and Café

Your annual Membership gift of $350 is fully tax-deductible and will enable the Parrish to carry out our mission of fostering connections among individuals, art, and artists.

Become a Contemporaries Circle Member today

Parrish Contemporaries Circle Steering Committee:

  • Chair Christine Berry, Berry Campbell
  • Kurt Carstensen, AMG Parade
  • Kelcey Edwards, Iron Gate East
  • Elena Frampton, Frampton Co.
  • Chelsea Hrynick Browne, Artist
  • John S. Kiely, Blank Rome LLP
  • Heidi Lee Komaromi, HLK Art Group
  • Joseph Lesko, Global Capital Strategies
  • Susan Vecsey, Artist
  • Kara Winters, Eric Firestone Gallery

For further information, please e-mail

Fees and benefits as of April 1, 2018.  Subject to change.