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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

International Center of Photography

Interpreting the power and evolution of photography

three stars

84.77

1114 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10036
tel: (212) 857-0003   Web Site
EIN: 23-7412428

Board Leadership
Caryl S. Englander
Chair

CEO
Mark Lubell
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.77 three stars
  Financial 81.49 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1974, the International Center of Photography (ICP) is a museum and school dedicated to the understanding and appreciation of photography. ICP creates programs of the highest quality to advance knowledge of the medium. These include exhibitions, collections, and education for the general public, members, students, and professionals in the field of photography. The permanent collection at ICP contains over 100,000 photographs, spanning the history of the photographic medium, from daguerreotypes to gelatin silver and digital chromogenic prints. ICP School is one of the world's most extensive and best-equipped schools of photography, serving more than 5,000 students each year.

Founded in 1974, the International Center of Photography (ICP) is a museum and school dedicated to the understanding and appreciation of photography. ICP creates programs of the highest quality to advance knowledge of the medium. These include exhibitions, collections, and education for the general public, members, students, and professionals in the field of photography. The permanent collection at ICP contains over 100,000 photographs, spanning the history of the photographic medium, from daguerreotypes to gelatin silver and digital chromogenic prints. ICP School is one of the world's most extensive and best-equipped schools of photography, serving more than 5,000 students each year.

Financial

three stars

81.49

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
72.7%
  Administrative Expenses 18.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.59
  Program Expenses Growth 2.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Center of Photography on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Center of Photography on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Center of Photography (NY) 84.77 three stars
San Jose Museum of Art (CA) 93.25 four stars
National Museum of Wildlife Art (WY) 85.84 three stars
Woodmere Art Museum (PA) 92.12 four stars
National Museum of Women in the Arts (DC) 89.36 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $30,114,498
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $228,639
   Fundraising Events $926,074
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $295,880
Total Contributions $31,565,091
   Program Service Revenue $6,242,525
Total Primary Revenue $37,807,616
   Other Revenue $319,209
TOTAL REVENUE $38,126,825
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $13,541,130
   Administrative Expenses $3,389,488
   Fundraising Expenses $1,540,983
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $18,471,601
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $19,655,224
   
Net Assets $51,278,362

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
Education $9,885,025 73.0%
Exhibitions $2,979,049 22.0%
Archives and Collections $677,056 5.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 12/01/2020 84.77 three stars
2018-06 08/01/2019 84.55 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 81.79 three stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 81.31 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 80.28 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 77.01 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 74.35 two stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 74.84 two stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 82.37 three stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 84.31 three stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 85.69 three stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 88.46 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/01/2010 86.01 three stars
2008-06 03/01/2010 85.85 three stars
2007-06 07/01/2009 84.11 three stars
2006-06 11/01/2007 86.80 three stars
2005-06 11/01/2006 72.36 two stars
2004-06 12/01/2005 81.45 three stars
2003-06 10/01/2004 79.76 two stars
2002-06 10/01/2003 86.48 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 23-7412428
Name in IRS Master File INTERNATIONAL CENTER OF PHOTOGRAPHY
NTEE Code A51
NTEE Classification Art Museums
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (60) Museum, zoo, planetarium, etc.
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 November, 1974
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$348,385 1.88% Mark Lubell Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Center of Photography (NY) 84.77 three stars
National Museum of Wildlife Art (WY) 85.84 three stars
National Museum of Women in the Arts (DC) 89.36 three stars
Woodmere Art Museum (PA) 92.12 four stars
James A. Michener Art Museum (PA) 86.83 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

International Center of Photography
1114 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036
tel: (212) 857-0003
EIN: 23-7412428

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Board Leadership

Caryl S. Englander
Chair

CEO

Mark Lubell
Executive Director

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