EIN 41-1851915

Juxtaposition Arts

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Juxtaposition Arts (jxta) is a youth education program, teen-staffed design enterprise, and community cultural space located in north minneapolis Minnesota. Its mission is to develop community by engaging and employing young urban artists in hands-on ...
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Program areas at Juxtaposition Arts

Jxta offers year round ongoing programs which are provided at no cost to youth or their families: visual art literacy training (valt) is an out- of-school-time intensive introductory visual art education program. It is 8-12 weeks, 3 days a week, 3 hours a day, and offered year round. It is open to youth 8 to 21 years old. Participants must attend entrance interviews. There is no prerequisite to enroll. Freewall intro to aerosol/stem camp/remix your kicks and other seasonal introductory workshops are 3-4 weeks, 2-3 days a week, and give youth access to visual art mediums we do not offer throughout the entire year. This workshop is open to youth 8-21 years old. Participants must attend entrance interview but no prerequisite to enroll. Jxtalab teen staffed design enterprises train and employ youth screen printers, graphic designers, contemporary artists, and landscape architects. Youth can work year round for 9-16 hours and are paid 12.25-16.00/hr. Professional emerging artists and designers are contracted as the lead and assistant artists in the jxtalab studios. Youth gain skills and experience by making real products and services for clients as well as for jxta. Apprentices must be at least 14 years old and are hired through an interview process. A prerequisite is they must have successfully completed valt. Apprentice and adult artists teams generate revenue through contracts, commissions and other commercial work for clients including murals and public artwork, creative community engagement, graphic design logos, brochures, programs, invitations, flyers, screen- printing t-shirts, totes, and fine paper jobs, contemporary artwork rental and commissioned works. These client based jobs help support the youth wages and training . Community art partnership residencies bring jxta adult teaching artists into schools and other spaces to conduct workshops and programs that meet graduation standards and augment the goals of the partner organization and the participants. Art exhibitions, festivals, guest visiting artists and other public events such as flow the northside Arts crawl engage local residents and other community members and amplify the work of local, national, and international artists.
1108 artists' studios consists of affordable private working space for adult artists through a cooperative membership at 1108 west broadway. There are nine 2nd floor studios between 100 and 465 sq ft each + a shared meeting space. The studios are currently fully occupied.

Who funds Juxtaposition Arts

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
The McKnight FoundationTo Support A Capital Expansion of the Juxtaposition Campus and Facilities$250,000
Surdna FoundationGeneral Support$130,000
The McKnight FoundationFor General Operating Support$75,000
...and 19 more grants received totalling $798,999

Personnel at Juxtaposition Arts

Deanna CummingsFormer Cofou / Chief Executive Officer$0
Gabrielle GrierManaging Director$0
Allison WagstromDirector of Financial Operations
Jared HanksHead of Business Development
Kristen MurrayDirector of Programs
...and 7 more key personnel

Financials for Juxtaposition Arts

RevenuesFYE 08/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,946,343
Program services$342,571
Investment income and dividends$0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$1,307
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$78,000
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$2,368,221

Form 990s for Juxtaposition Arts

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-082021-05-20990View PDF
2019-082021-02-09990View PDF
2018-082019-09-13990View PDF
2017-082018-12-22990View PDF
2016-082017-08-19990View PDF
...and 9 more Form 990s

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Data update history
August 3, 2022
Received grants
Identified 5 new grant, including a grant for $60,000 from Headwaters Foundation for Justice
September 28, 2021
Received grants
Identified 13 new grant, including a grant for $250,000 from The McKnight Foundation
August 22, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
July 13, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
June 29, 2021
Updated personnel
Identified 7 new personnel
Nonprofit Types
Civic / social organizationsArts, culture, and humanities nonprofitsCharities
EducationArts, cultural, and humanitiesHuman servicesChildren
MembershipsFundraising eventsState / local levelReceives government fundingGala fundraisersTax deductible donations
General information
2007 Emerson Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55411
Metro area
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI
Hennepin County, MN
Website URL
(612) 588-1148
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
A25: Arts Education, Schools of Art
NAICS code, primary
813410: Civic and Social Organizations
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