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Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art is a art museum based in Bentonville, AR that was founded in 2004. As of 2019 they had $237 million in revenue and $1.2 billion in assets.

The mission of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art is to welcome all to celebrate the American spirit in a setting that unites the power of art with the beauty of nature.

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Program areas at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

In 2018 CBMAA welcomed over 595,000 guests to participate in various exhibitions and programs highlighting art, architecture and nature. Our major art exhibitions included: Soul of a Nation - Art in the Age of Black Power; The Beyond, featuring works by Georgia O'Keeffe and other contemporary artists; and Art for a New Understanding: Native Voices 1950s to Now. In addition, CBMAA unveiled a fully reinstalled suite of Early American galleries for patrons to view. SEE SCHEDULE O FOR A DESCRIPTION OF THE MOST SIGNIFICANT EXHIBITIONS IN 2018.

Through CBMAA's Collection Care Program, the museum aquires art, manages incoming and outgoing loans of art, provides conservation and maintenance, and other initiatives to continue the preservation of America's most well known art works. SEE SCHEDULE O FOR A DETAILED LIST OF THE COLLECTION CARE ACTIVITIES.

CBMAA offered to the public a variety of educational programs which had over 151,209 attendees in 2018. SEE SCHEDULE O FOR A DESCRIPTION OF EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS IN 2018.

Form 990s for Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 6, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Apr 15, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Dec 2, 2015990PFView PDF
...and three more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Total grants, contributions, etc.$73,381,377
Program services$1,164,637
Investment income and dividends$16,274,209
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$454,783
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$142,951,244
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$2,479,530
Miscellaneous revenues$620,933
Total revenues$237,326,713

Vendors for Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Walton Enterprises LLCTax accounting2020-02-06
███████ ███Construction$50,2032020-02-06
█████Cleaning Services$3,3102020-02-06
███████ ██████ ██████████ ███Architect$13,4782020-02-06
█ ██████ ██████ ███ █████████████ ██ █████Advertising$4,2532020-02-06
█████████ ███████ ████████ ███Insurance agent or broker; $20,8412019-12-31
████████████████ █████████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
█████ ██████ ████ ██ ████████Insurance2019-12-31
...and seven more vendors

Personnel at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Tracy CudeChief Financial Officer$226,110Feb. 14, 2019
Jill WagarChief Strategy Officer$206,551Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ██████████ ███████Chief Engagement Officer$138,180Dec. 31, 2017
███ ███████Executive Director and Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer$531,069Feb. 6, 2020
█████ █████████Director of Operations$161,540Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ███████Director of Communications$164,635Dec. 31, 2018
██████ █ ███████Director - Momentary$267,766Dec. 31, 2018
████████ ██ ███████Director of Curatorial Affairs and Strategic Art Initiatives$187,109Aug. 8, 2019
██████ █████ ██████ ███████Deputy Director$329,869Aug. 8, 2019
████ ████████Board Director and Secretary$0Dec. 31, 2018
...and four more key personnel

Peer art museums

1Philadelphia Museum of Art501(c)(3)$73 millionPhiladelphia, PA
2National Gallery of Art (NGA)501(c)(3)$277 millionWashington, DC
3Newfields501(c)(3)$77 millionIndianapolis, IN
4The Museum of Fine Arts Houston501(c)(3)$166 millionHouston, TX
5San Francisco Museum of Modern Art501(c)(3)$88 millionSan Francisco, CA
6Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation (SRGF)501(c)(3)$77 millionNew York, NY
7Museum of Modern Art501(c)(3)$443 millionNew York, NY
8Metropolitan Museum of Art501(c)(3)$515 millionNew York, NY
9Museum of Fine Arts501(c)(3)$177 millionBoston, MA
10Denver Art Museum501(c)(3)$62 millionDenver, CO
11Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco501(c)(3)$62 millionSan Francisco, CA
12Whitney Museum of American Art501(c)(3)$85 millionNew York, NY
13The Detroit Institute of Arts501(c)(3)$64 millionDetroit, MI
14Museum Associates (LACMA)501(c)(3)$144 millionLos Angeles, CA
15Cleveland Museum of Art (CMA)501(c)(3)$63 millionCleveland, OH
16Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh501(c)(3)$90 millionPittsburgh, PA
17Museum of Science501(c)(3)$84 millionBoston, MA
18The Children's Museum of Indianapolis501(c)(3)$67 millionIndianapolis, IN
19American Museum of Natural History501(c)(3)$219 millionNew York, NY
20Studio Museum in Harlem501(c)(3)$61 millionNew York, NY
21Field Museum of Natural History501(c)(3)$99 millionChicago, IL
22National WWII Museum501(c)(3)$104 millionNew Orleans, LA
23Museum of Science and Industry (MSI)501(c)(3)$87 millionChicago, IL
24George Washington's Mount Vernon501(c)(3)$60 millionMount Vernon, VA
25Royal Ontario Museum (ROM)501(c)(3)$61 millionCanada,