the arts

Tacoma Arts Listserv

Stay informed! 

Join the TacomaArt Listserv to receive and post information about arts events and opportunities or join the TACelist to simply receive periodic emails from the Tacoma Arts Commission about sponsored opportunities and programming. Check out the TacomaArt Listserv & TACelist page for more information.

TacomaArt Listserv for the Tacoma Art Scene

Are you interested in receiving postings of upcoming events, calls to artists, grant opportunities, live/work space info, jobs in the arts and the ability to share info with other artists, arts organizations, and art lovers?  If so, subscribe to the TacomaArt Listserv group!

Subscribing and Unsubscribing
Click below to join (your default email program will launch).  Hit 'send' and you're done.


Alternatively, you can manually email with either 'subscribe' or 'unsubscribe' in the subject line.

This is an automated system. Once you are subscribed you will receive an automated confirmation. Please note: by subscribing to this listserv, your e-mail address is considered public information and can be shared, upon request, under the Public Disclosure Act.

Posting Messages
To post a message, send it to It will automatically be sent to everyone on the list.

Attachments must be no larger than 500KB. Due to the automated nature of this listserv, any attachments larger than this will not be posted and may result in blocking the entire message. Where possible please include web address links to share posted information.

The purpose of the Listserv is to:
Post information about arts related events, exhibits, and happenings 
2. Post opportunities related to the arts and/or opportunities beneficial to artists (i.e. calls to artists, art supply sales, appropriate artist studio space, etc..)

3. Ask questions/request information directly related to the arts. Please note: responses must come directly back to you this is not meant to open up discussion.  If others are interested in replies, the person requesting information can ‘digest the answers’ and share them with the group.

It is NOT the purpose of this Listserv to:
1. Discuss or critique postings with the entire listserv
2. Establish an open dialogue of topics (there are several blogs in town that serve this purpose successfully)
3. Post your artwork/photographs    

Misuse of the Listserv
Subscribers who misuse the listserv may be removed temporarily or blocked permanently at the discretion of the list manager.  

Misuse may take many forms including but is not limited to:
1. posting off-topic messages
2. using abusive language
3. violating city, state, county or federal law
4. use of system to support or oppose a political candidacy or ballot initiative

This listserv is maintained by the City of Tacoma . It is not moderated however. Consistent with these policies, the City of Tacoma maintains the right to suspend or remove offenders who misuse the listserv or discontinue listserv service all together. 

The City of Tacoma is not responsible for content sent over the listserv.

Information provided by the City of Tacoma , including your email address, is subject to disclosure under the Public Records Act, Chapter 42.56 of the Revised Code of Washington.

TACelist - Electronic Mailing List for the Tacoma Arts Commission

Would you like to receive periodic emails from the Tacoma Arts Commission regarding special arts programming or opportunities? 

If so, click below to join (your default email program will launch). Hit 'send' and you're done. 


Alternatively, you can manually email with either 'subscribe' or 'unsubscribe' in the subject line.

Please note: this email mailing list is not the same as the TacomaArt Listserv above. This is a one-sided list maintained by the City of Tacoma. Only programming or opportunities sponsored by the Tacoma Arts Commission will be sent to you via this email mailing list; subscribers cannot post or respond to messages. If you are looking to post information about an arts event or opportunity, please check out the TacomaArt Listserv above.