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TACOMA ART GALLERIES

Art gallery guide for Tacoma, Washington. The Tacoma art galleries in this guide represent a wide variety of artworks ranging from contemporary art to traditional fine art, glass art, prints, paintings, sculpture, fine art photography and other types of visual art. If you're interested in collecting art, or just enjoy looking at fine art, or looking for a gift, visit these art galleries in Tacoma.


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Every month on the third Thursday is Art Walk Tacoma. Galleries and art museums stay open until 8pm and usually have special events, like artist receptions and opening previews. Museums are free in the late afternoon and evenings untill 8pm.

 




Tacoma Gallery Guide
 

Alma Mater
Alma Mater at the Carpenters Building is an artist-driven work, performance, and gathering space. Opening early 2018, the Carpenters Building will house both private and public spaces for artists to create, collaborate, and engage with each other and the public. Our facilities include a coffeeshop and cafe, lounge, event spaces to house 5 to 500 people, a performance venue, our recording studio, Mothership Studios, an artist incubator, and shared artist workspace. Location: 1322 South Fawcett Avenue, Tacoma, WA 98402.


American Art Company
Art from around the world. The American Art Company mixes contemporary works of art on paper (etchings, silk-screens, and collage) with paintings, sculpture, art quilts, contemporary expressions in wood, and baskets. The artists we represent are from Japan, Europe, and the United States. Hours Tuesday - Friday: 10-5:30 pm, Saturdays: 10-5 pm. Location: 1126 Broadway Plaza, Tacoma, WA 98402, telephone: 253-272-4327.


The Blue Octopus
Tacoma's newest gallery. It's an Art Gallery and Champagne Bar located at Point Ruston on Tacoma's beautiful waterfront. They are also offering Painting Parties and other group opportunities to learn to paint. Hours: Monday-Thursday, 2 - 10pm, Friday & Saturday, 12 - 11pm . Location: 511 Grand Loop, Suite 1A, Tacoma, WA 98407, telephone: 253-301-0877.


The Art Stop
A good place to go when looking for fine crafts. Associated with LeRoy Jewelers and sharing the same space. Location: 940 Broadway, Tacoma WA 98402, telephone: 253-274-1630.


Creative Forces Gifts and Sundries
This is a terrific gift shop, showing artwork by local artists (very talented and experienced artists). Unique, affordable and fabulous small artworks. Hours: 11am - 7pm Monday through Saturday. Located in the lobby of the Hotel Murano in downtown Tacoma, 1320 Broadway Plaza, Tacoma WA 98402, telephone: 253-566-0818.


Fulcrum Gallery
The White Series, new works by R.A. Turner, February 15th - March 15th 2018. The best way to find out about them is to be get on the Tacoma Art List Serve or request to be put on Fulcrum Gallery email mailing list. If you are interested in having a show, contact the gallery. Limited hours, check website for additional information. Location: 1308 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Tacoma WA, 98405.


Minka
This is a design store and gallery owned and curated by two Tacoma-based artists, Nicholas Nyland and Lisa Kinoshita. We specialize in art, artisanal furniture, botanical exploration and mid-century modern design. Hours: Friday 12pm to 5pm and Saturday 10am to 5pm Location: 821 Pacific Avenue, Tacoma, WA (Downtown).


Proctor Art Gallery
Features work by local artists. We offer a range of art mediums all created by Local Artists. Whether you're looking for something small or a collection of fine art, we have what your looking for. Our artists are on duty daily and will help with your art selection. The connection between artist, client and the community is foremost. Open daily: Monday-Saturday 10-6 pm, Sunday 11-5 pm. Location: 3811 N 26th ST, Tacoma, WA 98407, telephone: 253-759-4238.


950 Gallery
The 950 Gallery (formerly called Spaceworks Gallery) provides a space for contemporary artists and curators working in the Pacific Northwest to host feature exhibitions. Activating a longstanding vacant space, the gallery is operated by Spaceworks Tacoma. Always free and open to the public, the space also holds an information desk for people to learn more about Spaceworks Tacoma's programs, opportunities, and events. Location: 950 Pacific Ave Suite 205, Tacoma, WA 98402


Tacoma Community College Gallery
The Gallery at TCC is a place where students and the surrounding community can find artistic expression in all mediums, and from all world cultures and historic eras. The Gallery shop carries ceramics by Herb Hallberg, Marie Joseph, & Gail E. Kelly; photographs and cards by Alice Di Certo, Connie Hardy, & Linda Staats; and jewelry by Wendy Flores and Traci Kelly. Location: 6501 South 19th Street, Tacoma, Washington 98466


Tacoma Glassblowing Studio
Tacoma Glassblowing Studio is home of the Original and Best Glassblowing Experience in the Northwest! Anyone can come in and experience the magic of hot Glass. Location: 114 S. 23rd Street, Tacoma, WA 98402, telephone: 253-383-3499


Tacoma Metal Arts Center
At Tacoma Metal Arts Center you can design and create your own custom jewelry and small-scale sculpture. With our expert instruction you will develop the skills to make the jewelry that you have only imagined. The classes offered at TMAC are techniques oriented, rather than project oriented. Location: 3833 6th Ave. Tacoma, WA 98406, telephone: 253-227-1694


Picture Tacoma / The Artists' Postcard Project - This creative project features real postcards (the kind you send in the mail) by twenty Tacoma area artists. Look for the cards at while visiting galleries or other art venues around Tacoma. Half of the proceeds from sales go to a local food bank.


Throwing Mud Gallery
Is a working pottery studio and contemporary crafts gallery located in the historical Old Town District in Tacoma. The gallery's mission is to encourage creativity and an understanding of quality handcrafted art through its retail gallery and pottery classes. Hours: Monday noon to 5 pm, Tuesday-Friday 10-5 pm, Saturday 10-4 pm. Location: 2212 North 30th Street, Tacoma, WA 98403, telephone: 253-254-7961.


Tinkertopia
Is a Creative Reuse Center which you can also think of as an alternative arts and crafts supply store. Instead of throwing artsy materials in the dump, you can toss it to us knowing that your matter will have a new and exciting afterlife. Starting June 1st they will be open seven days a week.



Artist Websites
Victoria Bjorklund
Lynn Di Nino
Becky Frehse
Kristin Giordano
Mark Hoppmann
Mick Klass Photography
Roxy Murray
Claudia Riedener
Peter Serko
Sharon Styer
Chholing Taha



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Non-Profit and Governmental Art Organizations
4Culture
Hilltop Artists in Residence Tacoma
Pacific Gallery Artists
Spaceworks Tacoma
Tacoma Arts Commission
Tacoma Culture
Washington State Arts Commission



Online News and blogs about Art in Tacoma
City Arts
GoArts (The News Tribune)
Tacoma Weekly



Tacoma Art Museums
Children's Museum of Tacoma
Museum of Glass
Tacoma Art Museum
LeMay - America's Car Museum
LeMay Family Collection
Washington State History Museum


Seattle Gallery Guide

Washington State Gallery Guide

Washington Art Museums and Non-Profit Art Organizations

Art Galleries around the United States
 



Art Bookstore
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Delirious: Art at the Limits of Reason, 1950-1980    Edvard Munch: Between the Clock and the Bed    Bauhaus: 1919–1933: Workshops for Modernity     Irving Penn: Centennial

Georgia O'Keeffe: Living Modern    Unlimited: Art Basel 2017     Kiefer-Rodin     Peter Doig

Modigliani Unmasked      Annie Leibovitz: Portraits 2005-2016     Louise Bourgeois: An Unfolding Portrait    Helen Frankenthaler, Paintings 1962-1987
    

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Sculpture in Glass and Steel by Albert Paley on exhibition at Museum of Glass in Tacoma, WA, through September 3, 2018

Complementary Contrasts:
The Glass and Steel Sculptures
of Albert Paley
Through September 3, 2018
Museum of Glass
Tacoma, WA
 

 

Artwork by Chase Langford on exhibition at Foster/White Gallery April 5 - 21, 2018 in Seattle, WA

Chase Langford
On Exhibition
April 5 - 21, 2018
Foster/White Gallery
Seattle
 

 

Artwork by Friedensreich Hundertwasser available from Davidson Galleries in Seattle, WA

Friedensreich Hundertwasser
Available from
Davidson Galleries
Seattle
 

 

Artwork by Etsuko Ichikawa exhibition at Winston Wachter Fine Art Mar 14 - Apr 25, 2018, Seattle, WA

Etsuko Ichikawa
On Exhibition
Mar 14 - April 25, 2018
Winston Wachter Fine Art
Seattle
 

 

Artwork by Maimouna Guerresi exhibition April 9 - June 2, 2018 at Mariane Ibrahim, Seattle, Washington

Maïmouna Guerrsi
Exhibition
April 9 - June 2, 2018
Mariane Ibrahim
Seattle
 

 

Artwork by Sheryl Tempchin, Intention available from Zatista.com

Sheryl Tempchin
Painting, Oil on Canvas
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Artwork by Naoko Paluszak, Blossom-Evolution-XVII available from Zatista.com

Naoko Paluszak
Painting, Oil on Canvas
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Artwork by Lianna Klassen, Apolonovka available from Zatista.com

Lianna Klassen
Mixed Media on Canvas
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Artwork by Nestor Toro, Infinite Panorama 2 available from Zatista.com

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