Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

Joslyn Art Museum

Nebraska's largest and most distinguished art museum

four stars

91.81

2200 Dodge Street Omaha, NE 68102
tel: (402) 342-3300   Web Site
EIN: 47-0384577

Board Leadership
Paul G. Smith
Chairman

CEO
Jack F. Becker
Executive Director & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.81 four stars
  Financial 96.41 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

As Nebraska's largest and most distinguished art museum, Joslyn Art Museum in Omaha has served as the premier center for visual art since opening in 1931. Joslyn's collection features work from antiquity to the present, with an emphasis on 19th- and 20th-century European and American art; Joslyn is also renowned for its collection of art of the American West. In addition to the art galleries, Joslyn features a 1,000 seat concert hall, fountain court, education technology gallery, lecture hall, library, café, and gift shop. Several special exhibitions are presented each year, complementing the permanent collection and offering a broad range of art to everyone. Year-round musical performances, educational lectures by national and international scholars, and art classes for all ages further enhance the Joslyn experience.

As Nebraska's largest and most distinguished art museum, Joslyn Art Museum in Omaha has served as the premier center for visual art since opening in 1931. Joslyn's collection features work from antiquity to the present, with an emphasis on 19th- and 20th-century European and American art; Joslyn is also renowned for its collection of art of the American West. In addition to the art galleries, Joslyn features a 1,000 seat concert hall, fountain court, education technology gallery, lecture hall, library, café, and gift shop. Several special exhibitions are presented each year, complementing the permanent collection and offering a broad range of art to everyone. Year-round musical performances, educational lectures by national and international scholars, and art classes for all ages further enhance the Joslyn experience.

Financial

four stars

96.41

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
83.1%
  Administrative Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.89
  Program Expenses Growth 5.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Joslyn Art Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Joslyn Art Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,104,638
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $145,405
   Fundraising Events $388,455
   Related Organizations $3,104,413
   Government Grants $250,000
Total Contributions $6,992,911
   Program Service Revenue $253,332
Total Primary Revenue $7,246,243
   Other Revenue $323,838
TOTAL REVENUE $7,570,081
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,201,080
   Administrative Expenses $778,896
   Fundraising Expenses $473,522
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,453,498
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $116,583
   
Net Assets $36,214,383

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$381,678 5.12% Jack Becker Executive Director

Mission

As Nebraska's largest and most distinguished art museum, Joslyn Art Museum in Omaha has served as the premier center for visual art since opening in 1931. Joslyn's collection features work from antiquity to the present, with an emphasis on 19th- and 20th-century European and American art; Joslyn is also renowned for its collection of art of the American West. In addition to the art galleries, Joslyn features a 1,000 seat concert hall, fountain court, education technology gallery, lecture hall, library, café, and gift shop. Several special exhibitions are presented each year, complementing the permanent collection and offering a broad range of art to everyone. Year-round musical performances, educational lectures by national and international scholars, and art classes for all ages further enhance the Joslyn experience.

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Joslyn Art Museum (NE) 91.81 four stars
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Orlando Museum of Art (FL) 85.17 three stars
The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens (FL) 86.34 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Joslyn Art Museum
2200 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE 68102
tel: (402) 342-3300
fax: (402) 342-2376
EIN: 47-0384577

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Board Leadership

Paul G. Smith
Chairman

CEO

Jack F. Becker
Executive Director & CEO