Art and Artist Resources


Have a great programming idea?

Submit an idea for a program, performance, or workshop at TAM!

Have a great exhibition idea?

Submit a proposal for an exhibition at TAM!

Local Artist Opportunities


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