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Dia Arts Foundation

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Dia Arts Foundation is a arts education nonprofit based in New York, NY that was founded in 1974. As of 2018 they had $25 million in revenue and $175 million in assets.

Dia Art Foundation is committed to advance, realize, and preserve the vision of artists. Dia's name comes from the greek word for "through," which reflects its role as a conduit for visionary Art projects. Since its founding in 1974, Dia has commissio...

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Dia Center For The Arts.

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Program areas at Dia Arts Foundation

Exhibitions and long-term projects:dia's largest exhibition facility is dia:beacon, located in beacon, new york. Dia:beacon houses 240,000 square-feet of exhibition and public program space used for public viewing of permanent collection and temporary exhibitions, a bookshop and cafe. Dia presents temporary exhibitions, performances, lectures, and readings on west 22nd street in new york city. This program space is called dia:chelsea. Dia maintains 11 long-term, site-specific projects located in various states across the country including: walter de maria's the lightning field (1977) located in new mexico, robert smithson's spiral jetty (1970) located in the great salt lake in Utah; two permanent gallery installations in new york city by walter de maria, the new york earth room (1977) and the broken kilometer (1979), and the dan flavin Art institute located in bridgehampton, new york. These installations are free to the public, with the exception of the lightning field, for which an overnight ...

Publications:in 2018 Dia published three publications. Walter de maria: the lightning field, artists on walter de maria and particulatesdia's publication program has produced over 75 volumes including monographs, anthologies, and collections of criticism and scholarship. Through these publications Dia has established a tradition of rigorous scholarship and strives to offer in-depth explorations of its exhibitions, sites, and permanent collection.

Public programs and education:dia offers educational and public programs in nyc and beacon, and employs 27 educators annually who design and lead original programs based on Dia's collection. Dia's 535 west 22nd street building hosts public programming including the artists on artists lecture series, readings in contemporary poetry, and discussions in contemporary culture, as well as educator-led public tours and weekly educational programming for high-school aged youth. Dia:beacon hosts an annual Arts education program; an outreach initiative in partnership with every school in the beacon city school district, serving roughly 300 students per year. Dia:beacon also offers seasonal diatalks, educator-led tours, a year-round program for high-school aged youth in the hudson valley, educational internships, professional development opportunities for teachers, and wide-ranging community programming for all ages. All educational programming is offered free of charge, with public tours and lectures offered free with museum admission. Additionally, beacon residents enjoy free admission ...

Form 990s for Dia Arts Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-06May 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Aug 16, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 25, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Mar 19, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Dia Arts Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$17,746,489
Program services$2,094,971
Investment income and dividends$3,556,820
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$40,088
Net rental income$1,507,759
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$837,375
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$170,318
Miscellaneous revenues$23,141
Total revenues$25,976,961

Vendors for Dia Arts Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-03-03
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-03
████ ███ ████ ████ ███Tax accounting2019-05-08
██████ ████████ ███ ███████Investment Management$303,9252018-06-01
█████ ████████████Fundraising Consulting$100,0002017-06-01
████████ ███████████ █████████████Participant loan processing; Investment management$1,9732016-12-31
████ ███ ████ ████ ███Audit accounting2016-12-31

Personnel at Dia Arts Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Ashley Mohr MitchellChief Operating Officer$175,434June 30, 2018
James SchaeufeleDirector of Operations$220,794June 30, 2018
███████ ███████Director of Communications$141,628June 30, 2018
████ ██████Director of It$131,830June 30, 2018
█████ ████Director of Visitor Experience$127,028June 30, 2018
████████ ███████Controller$103,554June 30, 2018
████████ ██ ████████Chair$0Sept. 30, 2020
███████ ██████Director$486,609May 8, 2019
██████ █████████Treasurer$0June 30, 2018
███████ █ ██████Secretary$0June 30, 2018
...and two more key personnel

Peer arts education organizations

1Art Students League of New York501(c)(3)$10 millionNew York, NY
2Fort Worth Art Association501(c)(3)$17 millionFort Worth, TX
3Flint Institute of Arts (FIA)501(c)(3)$9.1 millionFlint, MI
4Storm King Art Center501(c)(3)$23 millionNew Windsor, NY
5Buffalo Fine Arts Academy501(c)(3)$19 millionBuffalo, NY
6Montalvo Arts Center501(c)(3)$7.6 millionSaratoga, CA
7The Society of the Four Arts501(c)(3)$10 millionPalm Beach, FL
8Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA)501(c)(3)$14 millionBoston, MA
9Memphis Brooks Museum of Art501(c)(3)$10 millionMemphis, TN
10Menil Foundation501(c)(3)$37 millionHouston, TX
11Toledo Museum of Art501(c)(3)$26 millionToledo, OH
12Des Moines Art Center501(c)(3)$7.8 millionDes Moines, IA
13Palm Springs Art Museum501(c)(3)$12 millionPalm Springs, CA
14Judd Foundation501(c)(3)$8.4 millionNew York, NY
15Fenimore Art Museum501(c)(3)$8.2 millionNew York, NY
16Rubin Museum of Art501(c)(3)$13 millionNew York, NY
17Museum of Arts and Design501(c)(3)$11 millionNew York, NY
18Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation (SRGF)501(c)(3)$77 millionNew York, NY
19New Museum of Contemporary Art501(c)(3)$16 millionNew York, NY
20Museum of the City of New York (MCNY)501(c)(3)$12 millionNew York, NY
21Everson Museum of Art501(c)(3)$6.4 millionSyracuse, NY
22International Center of Photography (ICP)501(c)(3)$38 millionNew York, NY
23Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute (MWPAI)501(c)(3)$22 millionUtica, NY
24Park Avenue Armory501(c)(3)$32 millionNew York, NY
25Stella Adler Studio of Acting501(c)(3)$8.2 millionNew York, NY