This fall, the Frist Art Museum will present 26 extremely rare drawings by Michelangelo in Michelangelo: Sacred and Profane, Masterpiece Drawings from the Casa Buonarroti from October 30, 2015 through January 6, 2016. 

We invite you to join the Friends of Italian Art and sponsor one of the 26 works in the exhibition with a gift of $2,500. Your generosity will be noted on a label next to a drawing of your choice, on the exhibition’s acknowledgment wall, and in the 2015 Community Report.

Additional benefits include:
• Six guest tickets to the October 29 member preview
• Invitation to the November 4 Circle Reception
• Private tour for Friends of Italian Art

CLICK HERE to view images of the drawings. Sponsors will be matched to artworks in the order that gifts are received.

Please call 615.744.3255 to make your selection.

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Please make donations by October 5, 2015 to have your name listed in time for the preview. Names will be added as gifts are received.

Michelangelo Buonarroti. Madonna and Child, ca. 1524. Black chalk, red chalk, red wash, white heightening and ink. 541 x 396 mm. Casa Buonarroti, Florence, inv. 71F

Please consider supporting the Frist Art Museum with a donation. Your gift is essential to our mission of serving the community through the arts and art access in particular. We truly appreciate your generosity.