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Friends of the Collection

Support your favorite collecting area while learning more about art and the High Museum’s permanent collection (Museum membership is a prerequisite).

Friends groups are available in all of our collecting areas:

African Art
American Art
Decorative Arts and Design
European Art
Folk and Self-Taught Art
Modern and Contemporary Art
Photography 

Membership in each Friends group is $1,000 and offers the following benefits:

  • Opportunities to learn about connoisseurship, art criticism, and the art of collecting
  • Educational events organized by curatorial staff in the collecting area
  • Advance notice and priority registration for educational programs in the related collecting area and opportunities to socialize with visiting speakers
  • Complimentary membership in Art Partners, including free program admission