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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

Huntsville Museum of Art

Fostering understanding of the visual arts and appreciation of artistic achievement

two stars

73.47

300 Church Street Huntsville, AL 35801
tel: (256) 535-4350   Web Site
EIN: 63-0644957

Board Leadership
David Nast
Chairman

CEO
Christopher J. Madkour
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 73.47 two stars
  Financial 67.66 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Huntsville Museum of Art is North Alabama's leading visual arts center. The Museum seeks to foster understanding of the visual arts and appreciation of artistic achievement. The mission of the Museum is to bring people and art together through acquiring, preserving, exhibiting and interpreting the highest quality works of art. The Museum's own permanent collection is comprised of over 3,000 objects and also forms the basis for several exhibitions each year. In addition, the Museum offers reception areas on the gallery level and in the Great Hall for weddings, meetings and other events.

The Huntsville Museum of Art is North Alabama's leading visual arts center. The Museum seeks to foster understanding of the visual arts and appreciation of artistic achievement. The mission of the Museum is to bring people and art together through acquiring, preserving, exhibiting and interpreting the highest quality works of art. The Museum's own permanent collection is comprised of over 3,000 objects and also forms the basis for several exhibitions each year. In addition, the Museum offers reception areas on the gallery level and in the Great Hall for weddings, meetings and other events.

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Financial

one star

67.66

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
75.4%
  Administrative Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.06
  Program Expenses Growth 0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 75.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Huntsville Museum of Art on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Huntsville Museum of Art on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Huntsville Museum of Art (AL) 73.47 two stars
Centre Pompidou Foundation (CA) 88.21 three stars
Taubman Museum of Art (VA) 85.59 three stars
Orlando Museum of Art (FL) 87.47 three stars
Nevada Museum of Art (NV) 87.43 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,214,820
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $804,000
Total Contributions $2,018,820
   Program Service Revenue $430,403
Total Primary Revenue $2,449,223
   Other Revenue $25,181
TOTAL REVENUE $2,474,404
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,848,553
   Administrative Expenses $235,821
   Fundraising Expenses $348,068
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,432,442
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $41,962
   
Net Assets $147,224

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Exhibitions and Collections $1,848,553 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 08/01/2019 73.47 two stars
2017-09 07/01/2018 73.13 two stars
2016-09 11/01/2017 77.17 two stars
2015-09 09/01/2016 79.54 two stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 80.71 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 81.00 three stars
2013-09 04/01/2015 83.90 three stars
2012-09 06/01/2014 82.90 three stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 63-0644957
Name in IRS Master File HUNTSVILLE MUSEUM OF ART
NTEE Code A51
NTEE Classification Art Museums
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(904) Government instrumentality or agency (see also 254)
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date February, 1990
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$161,682 6.64% Christopher Madkour Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Huntsville Museum of Art (AL) 73.47 two stars
Taubman Museum of Art (VA) 85.59 three stars
Tyler Museum of Art (TX) 90.42 four stars
Cincinnati Art Museum (OH) 97.00 four stars
Philbrook Museum of Art (OK) 89.16 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Huntsville Museum of Art
300 Church Street
Huntsville, AL 35801
tel: (256) 535-4350
EIN: 63-0644957

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Board Leadership

David Nast
Chairman

CEO

Christopher J. Madkour
Executive Director

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