The Artist in his Studio (Whistler in his Studio), 1895 (YMSM 063)
Art Institute of Chicago, Friends of American Art Collection, USA
Membership to the Whistler society is available internationally to anyone with an interest in the life and work of James McNeill Whistler and the wide circle of individuals he knew and influenced in his life. Our members range from academics to general enthusiasts include writers and historians; artists and art dealers; curators and teachers, as well as students and everyday enthusiasts who wish to share in the history and legacy of one of the most significant artistic influences in nineteenth century art history
As well as receiving the societies academic journal, The Ten O'Clock, member benefits include:
✢ Our bi-monthly members newsletter containing information on news, events and special offers.
✢ A varied programme of events and visits including exhibition tours, talks, and lectures
✢ Invitations to our annual celebration dinners with guest lectures by leading figures in their fields of study.
✢ Access to a wide range of institutions, private collections and places of interest for Whistler enthusiasts.
All applicants must download and fill out the application form. Current membership rates are outlined below.
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The annual subscription is £35.
There are special rates:
for young people (under 25) and full time students £15.
For two people at the same address £55.
If you wish to pay by standing order please download and complete the following form:
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Whistler Society and send to: Membership Secretary Whistler Society, 2 The Octagon, Middle Hill, Broadway WR12 7LA.
The Whistler Society is an educational charity, and is eligible to receive Gift Aid from the UK government. Provided that you are a UK taxpayer, the scheme enables us to reclaim 25p for every £1 you give to us from HM Revenue & Customs. Using your UK home address, please fill in the Gift Aid Declaration form and send it with your Application form and Direct Debit Mandate or cheque to:
Membership Secretary, Whistler Society, 2 The Octagon, Middle Hill, Broadway WR12 7LA.