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Nevada Museum of Art

Serving as a cultural resource for every member of our community

three stars

88.33

160 West Liberty Street Reno, NV 89501
tel: (775) 329-3333   Web Site
EIN: 88-6003042

Board Leadership
Barbara Danz
Chair

CEO
David B. Walker
Executive Director, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.33 three stars
  Financial 93.12 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1931 as the Nevada Art Gallery, the Nevada Museum of Art (NMA) is the oldest cultural institution in Nevada. The NMA provides a forum for the presentation of creative ideas. We aspire to serve as a cultural resource for every member of our community. Through innovative programming and scholarship, the Museum provides the opportunity for people of all ages to encounter, engage, and enjoy a diversity of art experiences. The NMA's focus on its collections, education, and outreach are means to conserve, convey, and expand artistic knowledge.

Founded in 1931 as the Nevada Art Gallery, the Nevada Museum of Art (NMA) is the oldest cultural institution in Nevada. The NMA provides a forum for the presentation of creative ideas. We aspire to serve as a cultural resource for every member of our community. Through innovative programming and scholarship, the Museum provides the opportunity for people of all ages to encounter, engage, and enjoy a diversity of art experiences. The NMA's focus on its collections, education, and outreach are means to conserve, convey, and expand artistic knowledge.

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Financial

four stars

93.12

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
74.3%
  Administrative Expenses 14.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 7.55
  Program Expenses Growth 6.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nevada Museum of Art on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nevada Museum of Art on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Nevada Museum of Art (NV) 88.33 three stars
The Baltimore Museum of Art (MD) 87.35 three stars
Honolulu Museum of Art (HI) 85.23 three stars
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (CA) 90.69 four stars
New Britain Museum of American Art (CT) 87.21 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,705,469
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,705,469
   Program Service Revenue $1,237,313
Total Primary Revenue $4,942,782
   Other Revenue $1,211,222
TOTAL REVENUE $6,154,004
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,970,210
   Administrative Expenses $1,352,559
   Fundraising Expenses $669,863
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,992,632
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-838,628
   
Net Assets $50,707,913

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 05/01/2019 88.33 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 87.93 three stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 88.40 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.12 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 87.08 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 88.12 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 90.52 four stars
2011-12 11/06/2012 90.67 four stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 89.07 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 84.20 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 79.46 two stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 75.30 two stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 64.17 one star
2006-12 11/01/2007 76.57 two stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 76.28 two stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 79.27 two stars
2003-12 03/01/2005 73.56 two 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 88-6003042
Name in IRS Master File NEVADA MUSEUM OF ART INC
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 (65) Fair
(207) Industry trade shows
(30) School, college, trade school, etc.
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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, 1961
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$326,289 4.66% David Walker CEO, Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Nevada Museum of Art (NV) 88.33 three stars
Portland Art Museum (OR) 90.09 four stars
The Minneapolis Institute of Arts (MN) 92.05 four stars
Milwaukee Art Museum (WI) 91.01 four stars
Reynolda House Museum of American Art (NC) 89.12 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Nevada Museum of Art
160 West Liberty Street
Reno, NV 89501
tel: (775) 329-3333
fax: (775) 329-1541
EIN: 88-6003042

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Board Leadership

Barbara Danz
Chair

CEO

David B. Walker
Executive Director, CEO

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