ICP Members enjoy exclusive privileges, such as free Museum admission, discounts on classes and at the ICP Store, invitations to openings, and off-site gallery and studio visits.

Please note, our midtown museum is permanently closed and the new ICP Museum will open summer 2016.

Membership Levels

Individual $75

  • Unlimited free admission for one to the galleries and all exhibitions
  • Invitations to Members-only exhibition openings
  • Discounts on all ICP School courses, workshops, lectures, and public programs
  • A subscription to the ICP Programs Guide and e-Newsletter
  • 10% discount in the Museum Store and Café
  • 20% discount at the Museum Store during Members-only shopping days
  • Unlimited access to the ICP Library
  • Free admission and/or discounts to other photography museums in the Connections Network

Double $100

All Individual membership benefits (above), plus additional membership card for a guest.

Senior $55 / Senior Double $70

Basic membership privileges for adults 62 and over. Please submit proof of age with valid ID.

Student $40

Basic membership privileges for students currently enrolled in an accredited college or high school with a valid student ID. The ID must be presented with the membership card at the time of entrance to the museum.
All Memberships above are 100% tax-deductible.


Patron Memberships

Supporting Patron $200

All Double benefits (above), plus:

  • Invitations for all ICP School gallery openings
  • Membership cards for two adults and up to four children (under 18)
  • Invitation to ICP's annual Infinity Awards and other benefit events
  • $170 is tax-deductible

Focus between 20 and 40 years of age $300

All Supporting Patron benefits, plus:

  • Three exclusive events per year with guest photographers
  • Complimentary passes to art fairs in New York City
  • Additional invitations to off-site parties and events year-round
  • Joint programs with young patron groups from other museums
  • $250 is tax-deductible.

Photography Circle $350

All Supporting Patron benefits, plus:

  • Invitations to private curatorial walkthroughs for major exhibitions
  • Invitation to an off-site private gallery tour
  • Two complimentary guest passes to the Museum
  • $300 is tax-deductible.

Silver Patron $650

All Photography Circle benefits, plus:

  • Invitations for two to exclusive Director's Previews of all exhibitions
  • Invitations to two private gallery events each year
  • Invitation to the annual behind-the-scenes tour of ICP's permanent collection
  • $590 is tax-deductible.

Gold Patron $1,350

All Silver Patron benefits, plus:

  • VIP passes to selected art/photography fairs
  • Private studio, gallery, and collection visits throughout the year
  • Priority registration and complimentary admission to one season of ICP's Photographers Lecture Series
  • Gift of an exhibition catalogue
  • Four complimentary guest passes to the Museum
  • The tax-deductible portion of this contribution is $1,200 less the fair market value of the lecture series (should you accept it).

Benefactor Patron $3,500

All Gold Patron benefits, plus:

  • Invitation to dinner hosted by an ICP Trustee
  • Signed copy of an annually selected book by an ICP alumna/alumnus
  • Darkroom and Digital Lab privileges, by appointment (call for details)
  • Complimentary gift Membership at the Double ($100) level
  • Free admission to all public programs
  • The tax-deductible portion of this contribution is $3,100 less the fair market value of the print and lecture series (should you accept them).


Connections Network

Amon Carter Museum: Discounts
Blue Sky Gallery MSG: Annual Yearbook
UCR California Museum of Photography: Free admission
Center of Creative Photography: Discount on purchases
Center for Photography at Woodstock: Free admission and discounts
EnFoco: Discount on subscriptions and selected workshops
FOAM: Free admission
Foto 8: Discounts on subscription, events, portfolio review sessions, and workshops
George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film: Free admission
Houston Center of Photography: Discount on purchases and discounted subscription to SPOT
The Light Factory: 10% discount on events
The Light Work: 10% discount on the full price of a one-year Contact Sheet subscription
Lucie Foundation: 10% discount on membership, International Photography Awards competition entry, and Lucie Awards tickets
The Museum of Contemporary Photography: Discount on purchases
Museum of Photographic Arts: Free admission
O. Winston Link Museum: 10% discount on all gift shop purchases
Peabody Essex Museum: $5 off general admission
Philadelphia Photo Arts Center: 10% discount on all digital services and lab rentals
Photographic Center Northwest: Discounts
Photographic Resource Center at Boston University: Free admission
San Francisco Camerawork: Free admission
Silver Eye Center for Photography: Free admission to receptions at SECP
Southeast Museum of Photography: Discounts on museum store purchases