All posts by Hillary Ryan

Work in Progress: Behind the Scenes of Forgotten Stories

Developing museum exhibitions can take years, and sometimes, as in the case of Forgotten Stories: Northwest Public Art of the 1930s, they can take decades. Over 18 years ago, Interim Chief Curator Margaret Bullock began the research that would result in the new exhibition opening on February 22, 2020. At that time, she was an … Continue reading Work in Progress: Behind the Scenes of Forgotten Stories

Exciting Back to School Art Resources for Teachers and Teens

“Tacoma’s youth are our community’s future and we are so excited to engage teens and teachers through the arts.” –  David F. Setford, Executive Director Tacoma Art Museum provides a myriad of art education opportunities to Tacoma/ Pierce County students and teachers to use the power of art to fuel learning. As families head back … Continue reading Exciting Back to School Art Resources for Teachers and Teens