Art and Artist Resources
Useful information for artists and collectors.
Local Artist Opportunities
- Artist Opportunities — City of Tacoma
- Artist Opportunities — ArtistTrust
- Artist Calls and Grants — 4Culture
- Teaching Artist Opportunities — Washington State Arts Commission
- Apply to Spaceworks Tacoma
- Apply to Lettuce 253
Community Art Shows at TAM
Apply to host a Community Art Show(Deadline: Friday, October 13, 2017)
Teen Art Shows at TAM
Submit your art(Deadline: March 24, 2018 at midnight)
- Submit your portfolio to TAM
- Submit an exhibition proposal to TAM
- Submit an idea for a program, performance, or workshop at TAM
Research your Art
For legal and ethical reasons, Tacoma Art Museum is unable to provide appraisal and conservation services. To avoid the appearance of a conflict of interest, Tacoma Art Museum also cannot provide referrals for specific vendors.
The Artist Trust website includes a listing of art-related services.
The American Society of Appraisers can help you locate an ASA-accredited appraiser. Phone: 800-272-8258
The International Society of Appraisers provides a free appraiser referral service. Phone: 312-981-6778
The American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works provides guidelines for selecting a conservator. They also have a free referral service of conservators throughout the United States. Phone: 202-452-9545