Rothko Chapel Guild


Do you love the Rothko Chapel? Are you interested in helping to greet its many visitors, protect the magnificent Mark Rothko murals and assist with public programs? Would you like to join a dedicated group of people working in an inspirational environment?

If so, we need your help and ask that you consider becoming a member of the Rothko Chapel Guild.

What do Guild members do?

Welcome guests to the Rothko Chapel
Assist in the Chapel Shop
Help protect the magnificent Mark Rothko murals inside the Chapel
Support the public programs, private services and special events

What are the benefits of being in the Guild?

Join a select group of passionate Rothko Chapel supporters
Learn about the history of the Rothko Chapel and its on-site masterpieces by Mark Rothko and Barnett Newman
Participate in ongoing educational offerings and social gatherings
Receive annual recognition in the member newsletter , on the Rothko Chapel website and during the annual Guild Recognition Event

What is the Rothko Chapel's commitment to Guild members?

Orientation and training
Easy online access to schedule volunteer hours
Timely communication
Clear volunteer assignments and on-site staff support
A volunteer environment that is respectful and fun

What are the qualifications of Guild members?

18 years or older
A strong interest in the Rothko Chapel
Ability to commit to six or more hours per month from September 2014 to September 2015
A current Rothko Chapel membership
Professional and/or personal references

How do I join the Guild?

Thank you for your interest in joining the Guild! Applications are closed for the 2015-2016 Guild term.

If you would like to be contacted for the 2016-2017 Guild term next May, please email Yma Luis at

Rothko Chapel Guild Volunteer Center



Now, as a member of the Guild I have access to a wealth of educational and cultural programs, time to step out of the dizzy pace of everyday life into silence by staffing the Chapel, and friendships arising from shared values with other Guild members and staff.

-Barbara Cowan

2015-2016 Guild Members:

Nicole Amie
Beth Arlington
Hani Baik
Chris Baranowski
Gretchen Breland
Christine Bunger
Christine Casas
Barbara Cowan
Sarah Crawford
Rauf Diab
Laura Fain
Josephine Faires
Amy Garratt
Virgina Hill
Barbara Homann
Kelly Johnson
Joan Lamnek
Will Lasner
Braveheart Lev
Patty Mayeux
Amy Kugali McWilliams
Nannette Morazan
Anne Morris
Justin Myers
Carolyn Mytholar
Carrie Pillsbury
Vincent Pinto
Melissa Quinones
Hanne-Elin Rodriguez
Cynthia Salvaggio
Alexandra Santana
Carlos Silva
Blanca Silva-Solis
Emily Sloan
Jay Stailey
Elaine Suerte
Mieke Vogel
Paula Wilder
Allyson Wilkinson
Ann Witucki
Monica Yancey
Josiah Yarbrough