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Brooklyn Museum

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Brooklyn Museum is a art museum based in Brooklyn, NY that was founded in 1890. As of 2018 they had $43 million in revenue and $317 million in assets.

The Brooklyn Museum is an art museum located in the New York City. The museum is New York City's third largest in physical size and holds an art collection with roughly 1.5 million works.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: The Brooklyn Institute Of Arts And Sciences.

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Program areas at Brooklyn Museum

Curatorial and educational curatorial - The Brooklyn Museum studies, preserves and exhibits a vast and comprehensive collection that spans nearly 5,000 years of history and represents cultures from around The globe. Permanent installations present The Museum's collections of Arts of The americas and europe; Arts of ancient egypt, africa, asia, and The middle east; contemporary, and feminist art. Several of The Museum's collections are considered to be among The highest quality in The world, including its american and egyptian art collections. (continued on schedule o)

Public affairs and information in fy18, over 652,888 visitors explored our extraordinary permanent collections, attended special exhibitions and participated in our public programs.

Special exhibitions Brooklyn Museum pioneers The presentation and interpretation of The visual and artistic heritage of world cultures. A well-rounded selection of exhibitions reinforces The Museum's leadership in Arts scholarship. In fy18, 12 special exhibitions and installations developed and extended The cultural and art historical themes of The Museum's collection. These exhibitions attracted robust public attention and engaged audiences of all backgrounds and ages in The visual Arts.

Form 990s for Brooklyn Museum

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Oct 12, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Oct 4, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 4, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 17, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Brooklyn Museum

Total grants, contributions, etc.$25,935,761
Program services$10,148,159
Investment income and dividends$1,921,043
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$1,204,541
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,666,074
Net income from fundraising events$-330,189
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$1,649,001
Miscellaneous revenues$644,136
Total revenues$43,838,526

Vendors for Brooklyn Museum

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Gallagher Benefit Services IncInsurance agent or broker$4,9412019-12-31
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████████ ████ ███ ████████Insurance2019-12-31
█████████Marketing software2019-10-24
█████ ████████ ███Tax accounting2019-08-06
█████ ████████████Catering Services$562,4622018-06-01
████████ ███ ███████Fundraising Consultants$39,2492018-06-01
...and five more vendors

Personnel at Brooklyn Museum

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
David BerlinerPresident and Chief Operating Officer$337,646Oct. 4, 2020
Shannon SharpChief Financial Officer$148,753June 30, 2018
█████████ ████████Chief Registrar$120,023June 30, 2018
█████████ ██ ███████Trustee$0Oct. 4, 2020
████ █████████Museum Director$519,946Oct. 4, 2020
█████ █████Vice Director of Operations$150,766June 30, 2018
██████ ████████Director of Individual Giving$139,280June 30, 2018
█████████ ████General Counsel$172,358June 30, 2018
███████████ █████Director of Corp Relations$121,695June 30, 2018
██████ █████Director of Merchandising$123,687June 30, 2018
...and 11 more key personnel

Peer art museums

1The Jewish Museum501(c)(3)$26 millionNew York, NY
2Georgia O'Keeffe Museum501(c)(3)$36 millionSanta Fe, NM
3Asian Art Museum Foundation of San Francisco501(c)(3)$49 millionSan Francisco, CA
4The Philbrook Museum of Art501(c)(3)$20 millionTulsa, OK
5Cincinnati Museum Association501(c)(3)$19 millionCincinnati, OH
6Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art501(c)(3)$11 millionNashville, TN
7The National Museum of Women in the Arts501(c)(3)$13 millionWashington, DC
8The Newark Museum Association501(c)(3)$21 millionNewark, NJ
9Oakland Museum of California (OMCA)501(c)(3)$18 millionOakland, CA
10Whitney Museum of American Art501(c)(3)$85 millionNew York, NY
11American Museum of Natural History501(c)(3)$219 millionNew York, NY
12Salvador Dali Museum501(c)(3)$14 millionSt Petersburg, FL
13Peabody Essex Museum501(c)(3)$51 millionSalem, MA
14The Chrysler Museum of Art501(c)(3)$13 millionNorfolk, VA
15New Museum of Contemporary Art501(c)(3)$16 millionNew York, NY
16Rubin Museum of Art501(c)(3)$13 millionNew York, NY
17Buffalo Fine Arts Academy501(c)(3)$19 millionBuffalo, NY
18Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation (SRGF)501(c)(3)$77 millionNew York, NY
19Museum of Arts and Design501(c)(3)$11 millionNew York, NY
20Storm King Art Center501(c)(3)$23 millionNew Windsor, NY
21Portland Art Museum501(c)(3)$23 millionPortland, OR
22Philadelphia Museum of Art501(c)(3)$73 millionPhiladelphia, PA
23Armand Hammer Museum of ART AND CULTURAL Center501(c)(3)$38 millionLos Angeles, CA
24Newfields501(c)(3)$77 millionIndianapolis, IN
25The Museum of Fine Arts Houston501(c)(3)$166 millionHouston, TX