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Two Centuries of American Still-Life Painting: The Frank and Michelle Hevrdejs Collection, Selections from the Anne Gould Hauberg Collection, The Dynamic American West: Highlights from the Haub Family Collection, and The Art of American Framing

Zhi LIN: In Search of the Lost History of Chinese Migrants and the Transcontinental Railroads and Promoting the West: Abby Williams Hill and the Railroads

Familiar Faces & New Voices: Surveying Northwest Art

Coast to Cascades: C. C. McKim’s Impressionist Vision

30 Americans Press Kit

NW Art Now @ TAM

Edvard Munch and the Sea

Painted Journeys: The Art of John Mix Stanley

What’s New at TAM? Recent Gifts to the Collection

Well-Worn Narratives: The Mia McEldowney Jewelry Collection

Celebrating 80 Years – People’s Choice

Rebecca and Jack Benaroya Collection Gift to TAM

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Discover What Moves You in Tacoma Art Museum’s New Fall Exhibitions—Masters of American still-life painting and gems from TAM’s collection

Bigger and better! In The Spirit: Northwest Native Festival Saturday, August 19, FREE, at Washington State History Museum and Tacoma Art Museum

This Summer Art Meets History in Two New Exhibitions at Tacoma Art Museum

Cultural imPRINT: Northwest Coast Prints exhibition showcases cultural images from Native tribes at Tacoma Art Museum

Sculpting from nature: Meet artist Veryl Goodnight at TAM

Teen Night at Tacoma Art Museum: Dancing, screen printing, open mic and more!

Portrait Party Free Community Festival at Tacoma Art Museum, Sunday, March 5, 2017

Spring and Summer Arts at Tacoma Art Museum

Mark Holcomb to helm Tacoma Art Museum as Interim Executive Director

Tacoma Art Museum announces director moving to Smithsonian American Art Museum

New museum partnership offers free arts access for families in the South Sound region

The Outwin 2016: American Portraiture Today from the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery is coming to Tacoma Art Museum

Tacoma Art Museum announces JTM Construction as General Contractor for Benaroya Wing expansion

Teens join in the first ever Teen Night at Tacoma Art Museum: Live music, artmaking, and a focus on diversity

Dia de los Muertos Free Community Festival November 6, 2016

The Beauty of a Shared Passion: Highlights from the Rebecca and Jack Benaroya Collection

30 Americans Fall Programs at TAM

The Truth Booth makes a flash appearance at TAM on September 6!

TAM welcomes new Director of Development

30 Americans West Coast debut at Tacoma Art Museum: Unforgettable (July 26, 2016)

TAM receives gift of key works by Northwest artists in the Vasiliki and William Dwyer Collection (June 29, 2016)

TAM names Faith Brower as new Haub Curator of Western American Art (June 21, 2016)

Launching a Teen Art Council program at Tacoma Art Museum (June 14, 2016)

Kick off summer fun with a free Art Maker Faire and I-Scream Social at Tacoma Art Museum (June 2, 2016)

New NEA Grant Supports Upcoming Zhi Lin Exhibition at TAM

Rare Work by 19th Century Artist Comes Home to the Northwest: Major Purchase by Tacoma Art Museum

NW Art Now @ TAM

Norway’s minister of culture and parliamentary leader to visit Tacoma Art Museum

Sunday: Celebrate contemporary Native American art and culture at Tacoma Art Museum’s 7th annual free Northwest Native Celebration

Honoring Anne Gould Hauberg, Tacoma and Northwestern arts patron

Explore film, painting, politics, and “parkitecture” at TAM’s Symposium of Western American Art: Artists Drawn West

Edvard Munch and the Sea: See Beyond The Scream

Tacoma Art Museum spring and summer exhibitions, programs, and events: April – July 2016

Saddle Up for Fun at Western Fest, a Free Community Festival at TAM – February 11, 2016

Press Invitation: Curator-Led Tour for New Exhibitions on February 9, 10 am – February 2, 2016

Benaroya Collection Gifted to Tacoma Art Museum – January 13, 2016

Art AIDS America Closing Celebration and Conversations about Inclusion – January 7, 2016

Help Craft an Exhibition at Tacoma Art Museum, Celebrating 80 Years – December 16, 2015

John Mix Stanley Rediscovered: An Artist’s Legacy Rises from the Ashes – December 8. 2015

World AIDS Day at TAM – November 25, 2015

Tacoma Art Museum Calendar November 20, 2015 through March 2016 – November 19, 2015

A Roundup of New Western American Art Exhibitions Open in time for Thanksgiving Weekend – November 17, 2015

CHI Franciscan Polar Plaza Opens November 21 – November 11, 2015

Creative Cowboys: Two TAM Exhibitions Roundup the Art of  Western Culture – October 28, 2015

Dia De Los Muertos Free Community Festival at TAM – October 20, 2015

A Beautiful Partnership: Aloha Club Collection at TAM Highlights NW Artists – July 7, 2015

Fall Arts at Tacoma Art Museum: Exhibitions, Programs, and Events September – December 2015

Studio Matthews signage and way-finding for Tacoma Art Museum honored in 2015 Core77 Design Awards 

Love Art? Docents and Tour Guides Wanted – August 13, 2015

Art AIDS America at TAM, Update – July 31, 2015

American Matsuri Free Community Festival at TAM – July 8, 2015

Surdna Foundation Grant Awarded to Northwest Artist Matika Wilbur – June 25, 2015

Pop Art that Packs A Punch: Artist Roger Shimomura Sheds Light on Stereotypes – May 28, 2015; updated June 25, 2015

Art AIDS America, Sneak Peek in West Hollywood – May 7, 2015

New Acquisitions: Notable New Works join Tacoma Art Museum’s Collection- April 23, 2015

Art AIDS America: Groundbreaking Exhibition Debuts at Tacoma Art Museum on October 3

Protective Ornament: Contemporary Amulets to Armor (9 MB)

Eloquent Objects: Georgia O’Keeffe and Still-Life Art in New Mexico ( 48 MB)


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