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A Gift that Keeps Giving: Tacoma Art Museum Receives 280 Works of American Western Art

July 27th, 2012 | by Tacoma Arts

The Tacoma Art Museum recently announced a major donation by Erivan and Helga Haub and family of 280 major works of American Western Art along with a contribution for a new 15,000 square foot gallery and lobby expansion to house the collection, as well as endowment funds for the care of the collection. This significant donation of iconic works will transform Tacoma Art Museum into one of the leading museums in the country featuring American Western Art.

From Cult Tacoma: HIDE/SEEK at Tacoma Art Museum

May 9th, 2012 | by Sarah Berkley

Great art and cultural dialogue and emerging new identities bubble just below Tacoma's surface. Tucked away in plain sight. Enter the rich and revolutionary exhibition “HIDE/SEEK: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture” into the city’s artistic landscape. That’s right—you won’t find it occupying the revered sleekness of LACMA or SFMOMA. You’ll find it here at Tacoma Art Museum—at least until June

The 10th Northwest Biennial at Tacoma Art Museum

April 6th, 2012 | by Kate Albert Ward

The 10th Northwest Biennial, on view at the Tacoma Art Museum through May 20, 2012, brings together works of art executed in a variety of mediums that aim to articulate the essence of what it means to be a resident of the Pacific Northwest. The resulting exhibition proclaims new media and interdisciplinary as particularly important to Northwest art practice

Be of Good Cheer

November 18th, 2011 | by Katy Evans

A few of Tacoma's upcoming holiday events are too exciting to ignore and have my set my jingle bells a-jangling; my tinsel a-twisting? My carols boisterously harmonizing? My snowflakes flurry-ing

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