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In return, we nurture your love of art through special access to the galleries, members-only events, exclusive benefits and so much more. We count our members among our most loyal friends and family.
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Related Events For Members
Open House | 10 am-5 pm
Reservations are not required
Members' Evening Reception | 6:30-9 pm
Listen to highlights from an original PEM podcast about Benton, followed by a Q&A with the producers.
Light hors d'oeuvres will be served and a cash bar will be available.
Austen Barron Bailly, The George Putnam Curator of American Art and lead curator of the exhibition, leads this talk before the museum opens.
Jake Milgram Wien, independent curator and historian and co-curator for the exhibition, leads this gallery talk before the museum opens.