Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

The Detroit Institute of Arts

DIA Every Day

three stars

88.58

5200 Woodward Avenue Detroit, MI 48202
tel: (313) 833-8624   Web Site
EIN: 38-1359510

Board Leadership
Eugene A. Gargaro, Jr.
Chairman

CEO
Salvador Salort-Pons
Director, President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.58 three stars
  Financial 87.33 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 90.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1885, the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) has been a beacon of culture for the Detroit area for well over a century. The museum includes more than 100 galleries, a 1,150-seat auditorium, a 380-seat lecture/recital hall, an art reference library, and a state-of-the-art conservation services laboratory. The DIA's collection is among the top six in the United States, comprising a multicultural and multinational survey of human creativity from prehistory through the 21st century. A hallmark of the DIA is the diversity of the collection. In addition to outstanding American, European, modern and contemporary, and graphic art, the museum holds significant works of African, Asian, Native American, Oceanic, Islamic, and ancient art.

Founded in 1885, the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) has been a beacon of culture for the Detroit area for well over a century. The museum includes more than 100 galleries, a 1,150-seat auditorium, a 380-seat lecture/recital hall, an art reference library, and a state-of-the-art conservation services laboratory. The DIA's collection is among the top six in the United States, comprising a multicultural and multinational survey of human creativity from prehistory through the 21st century. A hallmark of the DIA is the diversity of the collection. In addition to outstanding American, European, modern and contemporary, and graphic art, the museum holds significant works of African, Asian, Native American, Oceanic, Islamic, and ancient art.

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Financial

three stars

87.33

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

90.00

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)
74.4%
  Administrative Expenses 18.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.19
  Program Expenses Growth 2.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Detroit Institute of Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Detroit Institute of Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $19,144,282
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $4,313,456
   Fundraising Events $2,210,979
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $25,447,441
Total Contributions $51,116,158
   Program Service Revenue $4,119,370
Total Primary Revenue $55,235,528
   Other Revenue $9,015,781
TOTAL REVENUE $64,251,309
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $32,510,557
   Administrative Expenses $6,558,468
   Fundraising Expenses $2,549,373
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $41,618,398
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $22,632,911
   
Net Assets $348,186,742

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$396,339 0.95% Salvador Salort-Pons President, CEO

Mission

Founded in 1885, the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) has been a beacon of culture for the Detroit area for well over a century. The museum includes more than 100 galleries, a 1,150-seat auditorium, a 380-seat lecture/recital hall, an art reference library, and a state-of-the-art conservation services laboratory. The DIA's collection is among the top six in the United States, comprising a multicultural and multinational survey of human creativity from prehistory through the 21st century. A hallmark of the DIA is the diversity of the collection. In addition to outstanding American, European, modern and contemporary, and graphic art, the museum holds significant works of African, Asian, Native American, Oceanic, Islamic, and ancient art.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Detroit Institute of Arts (MI) 88.58 three stars
Mattatuck Museum (CT) 88.14 three stars
Allentown Art Museum (PA) 88.59 three stars
Santa Barbara Museum of Art (CA) 92.24 four stars
Cincinnati Art Museum (OH) 97.00 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Detroit Institute of Arts
5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202
tel: (313) 833-8624
fax: (313) 833-3920
TTY: (313) 833-1454
EIN: 38-1359510

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Board Leadership

Eugene A. Gargaro, Jr.
Chairman

CEO

Salvador Salort-Pons
Director, President and CEO