Emerging Collectors Circle

Emerging Collectors Circle

Transformer is excited to introduce the Emerging Collectors Circle, a membership group for young professionals, ages 21- 40, interested in exploring and engaging our dynamic, emerging artist community.

Participants in this select group have the opportunity to connect with contemporary emerging artists at an intimate level and build relationships with fellow Emerging Collectors Circle members, artists, curators and collectors in the Transformer network.

As a participant, you receive: access to special receptions for Emerging Collectors Circle members, discounted tickets to Transformer events and programs, private studio and collection visits with contemporary arts leaders, and more.

Educational, as well as social, Transformer's Emerging Collectors Circle offers incomparable insights into collecting and connoisseurship through unique social gatherings with like-minded peers.


  • Access to exclusive Emerging Collectors Circle events, including private receptions with artists and creatives, artist studio visits, and visits to private collections.

  • First access to tickets for Transformer fundraisers and events.

  • Special rates on artwork purchases through Transformer's exhibition series or FlatFile program.

  • Subscription to bi-monthly Emerging Collectors Circle email.

Annual membership for the Emerging Collectors Circle is $150.

Join today by clicking 'donate' below!

For more information, please contact Transformer's Development & Programs Associate at, alanna@transformerdc.org