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Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art

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Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art is a art museum based in Nashville, TN that was founded in 1962. As of 2019 they had $13 million in revenue and $45 million in assets.

Cheekwood's mission is to preserve cheekwood as a historical landmark where beauty and excellence in art and horticulture stimulate the mind and nurture the spirit. Cheekwood inspires and educates by making art, horticulture, and nature accessible to ...

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Program areas at Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art

Art, exhibitions & programs: cheekwood is a leading cultural destination for residents and visitors from Tennessee and beyond, welcoming more than 230,000 visitors in 2018. Cheekwood showcases temporary and traveling exhibitions, as well as highlights from its 7,000-piece permanent collection which focuses on 1910-1970 american art and outdoor sculpture. In 2018, cheekwood presented amanda parer's intrude exhibit and the cracking art exhibit which focused on environmental issues of invasive species and sustainability, respectively. 1958-2018: sixty years of collecting at cheekwood showcased works from the institution's permanent collection while celebrating its 60th year of collecting art. Cheekwood is accredited by the american alliance of museums, an honor that denotes operational and programmatic excellence, and is listed on the national register of historic places. Public programs during 2018 featured live music dance performances, hands-on workshops, and public lectures. Thursday nights out and songwriters nights provided summer programming. In the fall, the 4th ...

Restaurant, rentals & gift shop: the rentals program service area provides facilities to further open cheekwood to the public through the hosting of events on the grounds. Weddings, receptions, corporate dinners, family outings and meetings were set amidst the sweeping gardens and historic buildings of cheekwood's beautiful campus. Hosting 350 events during the year, cheekwood remained a premier nashville event destination in 2018. During 2018, the new cafe 29 and a new gift shop debuted at the frist learning center. These amenities offered visitors an opportunity to enjoy delicious food and beverages and take away garden and museum-inspired souvenirs of their day's experience.

Form 990s for Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-12Sep 3, 2020990View PDF
2018-12Sep 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 17, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Dec 8, 2016990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art

Total grants, contributions, etc.$9,439,498
Program services$3,426,254
Investment income and dividends$182,698
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$384,716
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$240,179
Net income from fundraising events$-96,618
Net income from gaming activities$57,279
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$201,959
Total revenues$13,835,965

Vendors for Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-06-15
█████████ ████Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-06-14
███████ ████████ ████████████Exhibit Install$400,9342018-12-01
██████ █████ ███Construction$3,561,1432018-12-01
███████ ███████Architectural Landscape$443,2622018-12-01
███████ ███████ ███ █████ █████ ███Construction$238,6142018-12-01
████████ ███████ ████ █████████ ███████Investment management2016-12-31
...and five more vendors

Personnel at Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Jane O MacLeodPresident and Chief Executive Officer$259,736Aug. 30, 2019
Beth MurdockChief Operating Officer$142,156Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ███████Chief Financial Officer$47,332Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ██ █████Vice President of Museum Affairs and Curator of Decorative Arts$84,065Jan. 6, 2018
█████ ██ ███████Vice President , Human Resources-March 12, 2018
███████ █████Director of Campaign Initiatives$126,294Feb. 26, 2018
███████ █████Accounting Manager-March 6, 2018
███████ ██████Restaurant Manager-Jan. 17, 2018
████ ██ ███████Chairman$0July 22, 2020
█████ ████Vice Chair - Voting$0Dec. 31, 2018
...and seven more key personnel

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