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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

Georgia O'Keeffe Museum

Perpetuating the artistic legacy of Georgia O'Keeffe

three stars

81.54

217 Johnson Street Santa Fe, NM 87501
tel: (505) 946-1000   Web Site
EIN: 85-0437114

Board Leadership
Roxanne Decyk
Chair

CEO
Robert A. Kret
Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.54 three stars
  Financial 74.21 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, in Santa Fe, New Mexico, opened to the public in July 1997, eleven years after the death of the artist from whom it takes its name. Welcoming more than 2.2 million visitors from all over the world and the most visited art museum in the state of New Mexico, it is the only museum in the world dedicated to an internationally-known woman artist. The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum is dedicated to perpetuating the artistic legacy of Georgia O'Keeffe and to the study and interpretation of American modernism. The Museum's collections, exhibitions, research center, publications, and education programs contribute to scholarly discourse and serve diverse audiences.

The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, in Santa Fe, New Mexico, opened to the public in July 1997, eleven years after the death of the artist from whom it takes its name. Welcoming more than 2.2 million visitors from all over the world and the most visited art museum in the state of New Mexico, it is the only museum in the world dedicated to an internationally-known woman artist. The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum is dedicated to perpetuating the artistic legacy of Georgia O'Keeffe and to the study and interpretation of American modernism. The Museum's collections, exhibitions, research center, publications, and education programs contribute to scholarly discourse and serve diverse audiences.

Financial

two stars

74.21

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
64.4%
  Administrative Expenses 19.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.25
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 12.51
  Program Expenses Growth 1.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Georgia O'Keeffe Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Georgia O'Keeffe Museum on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum (NM) 81.54 three stars
Woodmere Art Museum (PA) 92.82 four stars
Museum of Latin American Art (CA) 88.18 three stars
Shelburne Museum (VT) 85.96 three stars
Montclair Art Museum (NJ) 92.11 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,391,449
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $247,039
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,638,488
   Program Service Revenue $2,403,154
Total Primary Revenue $7,041,642
   Other Revenue $4,886,260
TOTAL REVENUE $11,927,902
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,120,104
   Administrative Expenses $2,013,510
   Fundraising Expenses $1,424,242
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,557,856
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,370,046
   
Net Assets $136,965,427

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
2017-12 02/01/2019 81.54 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 84.83 three stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 84.76 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 85.50 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 82.91 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 79.93 two stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 82.31 three stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 80.34 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 74.61 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.26 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 78.79 two stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 77.90 two stars
2007-12 04/01/2009 95.26 four stars
2006-12 03/01/2008 85.21 three stars
2005-12 04/01/2007 84.89 three stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 73.96 two stars
2003-12 03/01/2005 92.89 four stars
2002-12 04/01/2004 87.76 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 85-0437114
Name in IRS Master File GEORGIA OKEEFFE MUSEUM
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 (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(60) Museum, zoo, planetarium, etc.
(91) Art exhibit
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 March, 1996
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$403,509 4.71% Robert Kret Museum Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum (NM) 81.54 three stars
James A. Michener Art Museum (PA) 86.15 three stars
The Parrish Art Museum (NY) 86.52 three stars
Shelburne Museum (VT) 85.96 three stars
Tacoma Art Museum (WA) 86.03 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Georgia O'Keeffe Museum
217 Johnson Street
Santa Fe, NM 87501
tel: (505) 946-1000
EIN: 85-0437114

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Board Leadership

Roxanne Decyk
Chair

CEO

Robert A. Kret
Director

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