Column & Stripe

Column & Stripe: The Young Friends of the Cleveland Museum of Art

Spark a lifelong love affair with the art world by joining the museum’s newest affiliate group, Column & Stripe: The Young Friends of the Cleveland Museum of Art!

Whether you’re a passionate artist, culture vulture, or casual observer, Column & Stripe is your gateway to world class art and exclusive programming that’s approachable, sociable, and relevant to you.

By becoming a member of Column & Stripe you will have the opportunity to enjoy behind-the-scenes content and insider information about what’s hot and happening in Cleveland’s art scene and beyond, as well as becoming eligible to sit on the museum’s Emerging Leaders Board.

Designed by you, for you, Column & Stripe represents a bridge between the old and the new, a coming together of Cleveland’s culturati: the next generation of artists, arts consumers, and philanthropists.


  • Monthly arts and culture programming at the museum and around town
  • Access to behind-the-scenes educational events as well as opportunities to meet and mingle with museum curators, staff, and leadership
  • Eligibility to sit on the newly founded Emerging Leaders Board
  • Opportunity to engage and connect with like-minded culture lovers like yourself
  • Philanthropic investment in the world class art museum on your doorstep
  • All the benefits of general museum membership plus exclusive perks at museum events and programs


Membership for this philanthropic group starts at just $50 per person with existing museum membership. Contact Melissa Grannetino at 216-707-2669 or mgrannetino [at] clevelandart.org today to join us!

If you would like to experience a Column & Stripe event before committing to join, please reach out to Melissa Grannetino at 216-707-2669.

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