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Funding

Tacoma Artists Initiative Program (TAIP)

The TAIP is a biennial program to support individual artists who reside in Tacoma in their creation of new artwork and presentation of that work with the citizens of Tacoma.

 

2015-16 TAIP Funding Recipients

Saign Charlestein
Jennifer Chushcoff
Matthew Coté
Kristin Giordano
Michael Haeflinger
Whitney Henry-Lester
Christopher Jordan
Jeremy Mangan
Janet Marcavage
Tim Norris
Chandler O'Leary
Isaac Olsen
Nichole Rathburn
Holly Senn
Emilie Shimkus
Gregory Youtz

Arts Projects

Arts Projects is an annual program which was created to financially support a variety of high quality arts projects throughout Tacoma.

  

2017 Arts Projects Funding Recipients

Asia Pacific Cultural Center - 19th Annual Asia Pacific New Year Celebration
Barefoot Collective - Body and Mind Series 
Centro Latino - 2017 Latin Arts Festival
Children's Museum of Tacoma - Art Sparks
Old Town Business and Professional Association - Classical Tuesdays in Old Town
Destiny City Film Festival - 4th Annual Destiny City Film Festival
Eastside Neighborhood Advisory Council of Tacoma - McKinley Hill Street Fair
Fort Nisqually Foundation - Crafts of the Past
Foss Waterway Seaport - Festival of Sail and Contemporary Arts Programming
Hilltop Business Association - Hilltop Street Fair 2017
King's Bookstore - Tacoma Wayzgoose: Letterpress and Book Arts Festival
Morgan Family YMCA - Dance For Exceptional People 
Northwest Repertory Singers - Celebrating the Arts in Tacoma
Puget Sound Poetry Connection - Distinguished Writer Series and Workshops 
Salishan Association - Dance Class
Tacoma Concert Band - Tacoma Concert Band 2016-17 Season
Toy Boat Theatre - The Other Country: A Community-Based Theatrical Event
Washington State Historical Society - In the Spirit 2017
Write253 - Louder Than a Bomb-Tacoma 2017

Arts Anchor Fund

This biennial program supports and stabilizes established arts organizations in Tacoma with budgets greater than $250,000.

 

2015-2016 Arts Anchor Fund organizations

Grand Cinema
Hilltop Artists
Museum of Glass
NW Sinfonietta
Tacoma Art Museum
Tacoma Musical Playhouse
Tacoma Opera
Tacoma Symphony
Tacoma Youth Symphony

Applications

 

Tacoma Artists Initiative Program (TAIP)

Applications for 2019-20 TAIP funding will be available in November 2018. In the meantime, to review the program guidelines and application, you can download the 2017-18 TAIP Guidelines and Application Instructions (PDF).

 

Arts Projects

Applications for 2018 Arts Projects funding will be available in September 2017. In the meantime, to review the program guidelines and application, you can download the 2017 Arts Projects Guidelines and Application Instructions (PDF).

 

Arts Anchor Fund

Applications for 2019-20 Arts Anchor Fund will be available in November 2018. In the meantime, you can review the 2017-18 application, which was comprised of three items:

  1. 2017-18 Arts Anchor Fund guidelines (PDF)
  2. 2017-18 Financial Forms (Excel)
  3. 2017-18 Event Forms (Excel)

Past Funding Recipients


Tacoma Arts Initiative Program

Funded 2015-16 TAIP Artists (PDF)
Funded 2013-14 TAIP Artists (PDF)
Funded 2011-12 TAIP Artists (PDF)
Funded 2009-10 TAIP Artists (PDF)
Funded 2007-08 TAIP Artists (PDF)
Funded 2005-06 TAIP Artists (PDF)
Funded 2003-04 TAIP Artists (PDF)
Funded 2001-02 TAIP Artists (PDF)

Arts Projects

Funded 2017 Arts Projects (PDF)
Funded 2016 Arts Projects (PDF)
Funded 2015 Arts Projects (PDF)
Funded 2014 Arts Projects (PDF)
Funded 2013 Arts Projects (PDF)
Funded 2012 Arts Projects (PDF)
Funded 2011 Arts Projects (PDF)
Funded 2010 Arts Projects (PDF)
Funded 2009 Arts Projects (PDF)
Funded 2008 Arts Projects (PDF)
Funded 2007 Arts Projects (PDF)
Funded 2006 Arts Projects (PDF)