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CAC Administrator
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Council Officers: 

Pamela Smallwood

Executive Vice Chair
Marlene O'Sullivan

Vice Chair, Membership
Carol Bell-Dean

Vice Co-Chairs, Programs
Frank Garofolo & Donald Osborne 

Recording Secretary
Jamye Jesser

Corresponding Secretary
Jamye Jesser

Mary Ann LaBahn 

Tom Minder

Immediate Past Chair (ex-officio)
Steven Biller

The Contemporary Art Council supports the endeavors of Palm Springs Art Museum, primarily in the areas of fundraising for acquisitions, exhibitions, and education. CAC encourages appreciation and promotes activities in contemporary art.

Member benefits include:

Exclusive tours to private art collections and artists' studios; Opportunities to meet and socialize with artists and collectors; Free lectures and Art Salons in private homes; Exclusive sneak previews, receptions, lunches, and dinners; Art tours throughout the region, the country, and the world; Prestige of being part of the membership of a council that supports art acquisitions and exhibitions.

Join CAC at either the Individual/Dual level ($400) or CAC1000 level ($1000). Each membership is entitled to two participants at members-only events. In addition, each CAC1000 membership is entitled to one CAC sponsored exhibition catalogue and two complimentary meals. Twice each season, members will receive the latest CAC Newsletter, Cutting Edge. Membership fees are partially and fully tax-deductible.

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Available to Purchase: BenTre Glass Vessel

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10/01/15 ongoing

Council Events (CAC)

Saturday, Jan 17, 2015 12:00 AM – Thursday, Aug 31, 2017 12:00 AM
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:00 AM – Thursday, Jun 01, 2017 11:59 PM