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Portland Art Museum

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

Portland Art Museum is a art museum based in Portland, OR that was founded in 1892. As of 2018 they had $23 million in revenue and $143 million in assets.

The mission of the Portland Art Museum is to engage diverse communities through art and film of enduring quality, and to collect, preserve, and educate for the enrichment of present and future generations.

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Program areas at Portland Art Museum

The Museum devotes 90% of its galleries to its permanent collections which consists of more than 50,000 objects. It also maintains an ambitious exhibition program, presenting approximately 20 exhibitions each year. Highlights for fiscal year 2018 were: animating life: the Art, science, and wonder of laika; the wyeths: three generations; common ground: photographs by fazal sheikh 1989-2013; richard diebenkorn: beginnings, 1942-1955; and the shape of speed: streamlined automobiles and motorcycles 1930 -1942.

Museum education programs aim to broaden and deepen access to exhibitions and the collections, and to facilitate visitors' learning about Art both on and offsite. Last year, one-third of all visitors attended for free or reduced price admission, including all children under age 17. The Museum also presented 163 public programs, including lectures, artist talks, and tours, and the northwest film center hosted more than 100 visiting artists.

The Museum's northwest film center conducts an active film and video exhibition program, screening more than 500 films during the year, including the 41 year old Portland international film festival with annual attendance of nearly 40,000, and annual northwest filmmakers festival of work by regional independent filmmakers. The film center operates the oldest and most comprehensive community-based film school in Oregon, offering classes and visiting artist programs to 500 emerging artists, educators and avocational adult learners throughout the year. Continued on schedule also has one of the premiere youth media programs in the nation, providing camps and classes to more than 600 youth each year, conducting community outreach projects which use filmmaking to empower underserved and minority youth, and through its global classroom film series, offering free screenings of curriculum-rich international films to nearly 4,000 high school students each school year.

Form 990s for Portland Art Museum

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06May 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Aug 14, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 7, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Feb 24, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Portland Art Museum

Total grants, contributions, etc.$16,090,911
Program services$3,858,415
Investment income and dividends$1,062,668
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$1,295,249
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$847,943
Miscellaneous revenues$137,493
Total revenues$23,292,679

Vendors for Portland Art Museum

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-09-16
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-09-16
█████████Content management system software2020-09-16
████ █████ ███ ██ ███Tax accounting2019-05-14
███ ██████ ███████ ███Membership Consulting$204,0772018-06-01
████████ ██████████ █████████ ███It Services$143,7222018-06-01
█████████ ████ ██████████Architectural Services$298,7722018-06-01
████████ █████████ ███Staffing Services$129,1932018-06-01
...and 11 more vendors

Personnel at Portland Art Museum

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Gareth NevittChief Financial Officer$189,166July 17, 2019
John S MayChief Advancement Officer$187,872June 30, 2018
█████ ███████Director and Chief Curator$374,288July 17, 2019
█████ ███Director of Operations, Mohammed-July 17, 2019
█████ ████████Director of Communications-July 17, 2019
██████ ███████Director of Technology-July 17, 2019
████ ███████Director of Membership-July 17, 2019
███████ ███████Human Resources Director-Jan. 8, 2019
██████ ████████Director of Collections and Exhibitions$122,262July 17, 2019
█████ ██████Director of Education Northwest Film Center-July 17, 2019
...and 10 more key personnel

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16Milwaukee Art Museum501(c)(3)$20 millionMilwaukee, WI
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19Brooklyn Museum501(c)(3)$43 millionBrooklyn, NY
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21Georgia O'Keeffe Museum501(c)(3)$36 millionSanta Fe, NM
22The National Museum of Women in the Arts501(c)(3)$13 millionWashington, DC
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24Santa Barbara Museum of Art (SBMA)501(c)(3)$14 millionSanta Barbara, CA
25Cleveland Museum of Art (CMA)501(c)(3)$63 millionCleveland, OH