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Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

The National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts

Promoting the fine arts in America through instruction and exhibition

three stars

80.38

1083 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10128
tel: (212) 369-4880   Web Site
EIN: 13-1628183

Board Leadership
Walter Chatham & Tim Walch
Interim Co-Chair

CEO
Mary Fisher
Interim Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 80.38 three stars
  Financial 76.66 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts is a tripartite institution. It is an honorary association of American artists with a museum and a school of fine arts. Founded in 1825 as the National Academy of Design by such leading artists as Samuel F. B. Morse, Asher B. Durand, and Thomas Cole to promote the fine arts in America through instruction and exhibition, the Academy continues to play a critical role in preserving and fostering the visual arts in America. Through a program of exceptional exhibitions in the Museum and quality instruction in the School of Fine Arts, the Academy serves as a link to the art of our past, as well as a bridge to the art of our present and future.

The National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts is a tripartite institution. It is an honorary association of American artists with a museum and a school of fine arts. Founded in 1825 as the National Academy of Design by such leading artists as Samuel F. B. Morse, Asher B. Durand, and Thomas Cole to promote the fine arts in America through instruction and exhibition, the Academy continues to play a critical role in preserving and fostering the visual arts in America. Through a program of exceptional exhibitions in the Museum and quality instruction in the School of Fine Arts, the Academy serves as a link to the art of our past, as well as a bridge to the art of our present and future.

Financial

two stars

76.66

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

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)
72.0%
  Administrative Expenses 16.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.29
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.98
  Program Expenses Growth -11.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts (NY) 80.38 three stars
Centre Pompidou Foundation (CA) 92.22 four stars
Museum of Arts and Sciences (GA) 87.56 three stars
Taubman Museum of Art (VA) 88.16 three stars
Portland Museum of Art (ME) 87.89 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $644,772
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $379,418
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,024,190
   Program Service Revenue $1,303,149
Total Primary Revenue $2,327,339
   Other Revenue $525,861
TOTAL REVENUE $2,853,200
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,857,931
   Administrative Expenses $921,087
   Fundraising Expenses $278,989
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,058,007
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,204,807
   
Net Assets $16,111,828

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
Art School $1,974,343 69.1%
Archives, Collections, Exhibitions $883,588 30.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 02/01/2019 80.38 three stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 79.11 two stars
2015-06 02/01/2017 79.31 two stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 72.34 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 73.49 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 72.74 two stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 77.69 two stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 81.11 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 77.63 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 83.40 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/24/2010 75.72 two stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 80.98 three stars
2007-06 12/01/2008 78.61 two stars
2006-06 08/01/2007 78.59 two stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 74.52 two stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 77.43 two stars
2003-06 05/01/2005 75.74 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 13-1628183
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL ACADEMY OF DESIGN
NTEE Code B40
NTEE Classification Higher Education Institutions
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
Foundation Status School 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
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 January, 1935
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 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
$202,965 5.00% Maura Reilly Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts (NY) 80.38 three stars
Allentown Art Museum (PA) 88.59 three stars
Portland Art Museum (OR) 89.68 three stars
Santa Barbara Museum of Art (CA) 92.24 four stars
Des Moines Art Center (IA) 91.88 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts
1083 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10128
tel: (212) 369-4880
EIN: 13-1628183

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Board Leadership

Walter Chatham & Tim Walch
Interim Co-Chair

CEO

Mary Fisher
Interim Executive Director

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