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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

Dallas Contemporary

Presenting new and challenging ideas

three stars

86.39

161 Glass Street Dallas, TX 75207
tel: (214) 821-2522   Web Site
EIN: 75-1575687

Board Leadership
John Sughrue
President

CEO
Peter Doroshenko
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.39 three stars
  Financial 84.22 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Dallas Contemporary is a non-collecting art museum presenting new and challenging ideas from regional, national and international artists. The institution is committed to engaging the public through exhibitions, lectures, educational programs and events. Dallas Contemporary is committed to providing a seamless experience for all of our visitors. Accessible parking for vehicles displaying appropriate permits is available at our main entrance, adjacent to the museum's entrance ramp. All of the museum's galleries are accessible by wheelchair.

Dallas Contemporary is a non-collecting art museum presenting new and challenging ideas from regional, national and international artists. The institution is committed to engaging the public through exhibitions, lectures, educational programs and events. Dallas Contemporary is committed to providing a seamless experience for all of our visitors. Accessible parking for vehicles displaying appropriate permits is available at our main entrance, adjacent to the museum's entrance ramp. All of the museum's galleries are accessible by wheelchair.

Financial

three stars

84.22

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
72.2%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.11
  Program Expenses Growth 8.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dallas Contemporary on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Dallas Contemporary on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Dallas Contemporary (TX) 86.39 three stars
MoMA PS1 (NY) 87.77 three stars
Museum of Contemporary Art Denver (CO) 86.50 three stars
Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati (OH) 85.74 three stars
Columbus Museum of Art (OH) 91.52 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,209,854
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $863,345
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,073,199
   Program Service Revenue $72,061
Total Primary Revenue $2,145,260
   Other Revenue $-38,978
TOTAL REVENUE $2,106,282
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,548,576
   Administrative Expenses $267,267
   Fundraising Expenses $318,412
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,134,255
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-27,973
   
Net Assets $4,120,938

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 $1,301,150 84.0%
Education and Membership $247,426 16.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 86.39 three stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 87.23 three stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 87.45 three stars
2015-12 11/01/2017 83.46 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 75-1575687
Name in IRS Master File DALLAS CONTEMPORARY
NTEE Code A40
NTEE Classification Visual Arts Organizations
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (119) Other cultural or historical activities
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 January, 1978
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$182,500 8.55% Peter Doroshenko Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Dallas Contemporary (TX) 86.39 three stars
Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati (OH) 85.74 three stars
Walker Art Center (MN) 85.33 three stars
Whitney Museum of American Art (NY) 87.25 three stars
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (CA) 85.22 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Dallas Contemporary
161 Glass Street
Dallas, TX 75207
tel: (214) 821-2522
fax: (214) 821-9103
EIN: 75-1575687

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Board Leadership

John Sughrue
President

CEO

Peter Doroshenko
Executive Director

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