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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

Laguna Art Museum

A Museum of California Art

one star

66.70

307 Cliff Drive Laguna Beach, CA 92651
tel: (949) 494-8971   Web Site
EIN: 33-0717157

Board Leadership
Louis M. Rohl
Chair

CEO
Malcolm Warner
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 66.70 one star
  Financial 67.42 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 66.00 one star
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Laguna Art Museum believes that the artists of California have created works of the highest quality and significance. An artistic center throughout its history, Laguna Beach is a natural home for the premier museum of California art. Laguna Art Museum seeks to develop a permanent collection that represents the rich history of California art; stage serious exhibitions of high artistic quality that complement the collection; offer a robust education program for children, students, and adults alike; and serve the community as a cultural and social center.

Laguna Art Museum believes that the artists of California have created works of the highest quality and significance. An artistic center throughout its history, Laguna Beach is a natural home for the premier museum of California art. Laguna Art Museum seeks to develop a permanent collection that represents the rich history of California art; stage serious exhibitions of high artistic quality that complement the collection; offer a robust education program for children, students, and adults alike; and serve the community as a cultural and social center.

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Financial

one star

67.42

Accountability & Transparency

one star

66.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
58.0%
  Administrative Expenses 26.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.82
  Program Expenses Growth 18.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 23.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Laguna Art Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Laguna Art Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Laguna Art Museum (CA) 66.70 one star
The Frick Pittsburgh (PA) 92.16 four stars
San Diego Museum of Art (CA) 92.54 four stars
The Bronx Museum of the Arts (NY) 90.57 four stars
Yellowstone Art Museum (MT) 86.78 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,474,567
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $332,533
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,807,100
   Program Service Revenue $306,950
Total Primary Revenue $2,114,050
   Other Revenue $425,544
TOTAL REVENUE $2,539,594
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,806,129
   Administrative Expenses $684,973
   Fundraising Expenses $546,199
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,037,301
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-497,707
   
Net Assets $3,129,317

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 66.70 one star
2017-06 08/01/2018 73.10 two stars
2016-06 03/01/2018 70.15 two stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 65.39 one star
2014-06 06/01/2016 67.42 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 03/01/2016 67.78 one star

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

EIN 33-0717157
Name in IRS Master File LAGUNA ART MUSEUM
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 (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(60) Museum, zoo, planetarium, etc.
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 October, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$218,540 7.19% Malcolm Warner Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Laguna Art Museum (CA) 66.70 one star
North Carolina Museum of Art Foundation (NC) 91.02 four stars
Academy Art Museum (MD) 85.84 three stars
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art (MO) 87.15 three stars
Joslyn Art Museum (NE) 91.77 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Laguna Art Museum
307 Cliff Drive
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
tel: (949) 494-8971
EIN: 33-0717157

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Board Leadership

Louis M. Rohl
Chair

CEO

Malcolm Warner
Executive Director

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