Friends of the Juliet membership

is your passport to the exciting world of art!

As a member, you get access to members-only trips,

events, and activities, discounts, and early registration

for programs and performances, and more.


With more guests than ever before visiting the Juliet Art Museum, staying longer, and enjoying themselves more, the Clay Center launched the Friends of The Juliet, a membership group where generations come together to support educational programming and art exhibitions, vote on and buy art for the Museum’s permanent collection, travel and experience art together… and have a lot of fun doing it!

Join now and receive a special Friends of The Juliet t-shirt (limited quantity!).

Join Friends of The Juliet today, and enjoy the following benefits:

    • Invitation to Art on Tap, The Juliet Art Museum’s annual Launch Party, where you’ll hear what’s on tap from the curator, including upcoming exhibitions, programs, trips, and activities, while sampling a variety of beers and enjoying live music

        • FREE to Friends of The Juliet members; $65 for non-members

        • Fair Market Value = $30

    • Opportunity to vote on art purchases for the Museum’s permanent collection

    • Access to members-only trips to regional museums, artist studios, and artistic towns like Thomas, Lewisburg, and Fayetteville, WV

    • Priority registration and discounts on art workshops and classes like floral arranging and watercolor painting

    • Quarterly Happy Hour with the curator

    • Sound Checks Tickets

      • 4 tickets for one-person membership

        • Fair Market Value = $80

      • 8 tickets for two-person membership

        • Fair Market Value = $160

    • And More!


This is a truly exciting initiative for the Juliet Art Museum and one that underscores our commitment to community engagement and inclusion. Through Friends of The Juliet, we will develop a larger and more diverse visual arts audience, presenting opportunities for people from all generations and backgrounds to explore art together.

— Al Najjar, President & CEO


“Since 2017, we’ve seen a big uptick in attendance at the Juliet Art Museum, so we created Friends of The Juliet to build on that excitement and engage even more community members with unique art experiences.”

— Elizabeth “Liz” Simmons, Clay Center Curator of Art & Engagement

1 Clay Square

Charleston, West Virginia 25301