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Left to Right: 2019 past AMOCAT Arts Award winners: Community Outreach by an Individual - Aya Hashiguchi Clark and Randy Clark, Community Outreach by an Organization - Tacoma Urban Performing Arts Center (T.U.P.A.C.), Arts Patron - Tacoma Creates Campaign.
Nominations sought for 2022 AMOCAT Arts Awards
The deadline for nominations is Sunday, July 31, 2022, at 11:59 pm.
The Tacoma Arts Commission is accepting nominations for the 2022 AMOCAT Arts Awards, which recognize the people, organizations, and groups that positively impact Tacoma with their passion, innovation and commitment to the arts. Nominations will be accepted through July 31, 2022.
The Tacoma Arts Commission will review all nominations and select one finalist in each award category based on the breadth and depth of the nominee’s community impact as well as the quality of the work being done by the nominee. The 2022 AMOCAT Arts Awards will be presented at Kaleidoscope, the Tacoma Arts Month opening party on Wednesday, October 5, 2022, at STAR Center, 3873 S 66th St, Tacoma, WA 98409.
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Past Award Winners:
In the category of Community Outreach by an Individual, past winners include: Aya Hashiguchi Clark and Randy Clark, Jackie Fender, Michael Haeflinger, Christopher Paul Jordan, Connie K. Walle, Jessica Spring, David Domkoski, Katy Evans, Stella Haioulani, Oliver Doriss, William Kupinse, Linda Danforth, Lance Kagey & Tom Llewellyn, Laura and Matt Eklund, Jared Pappas-Kelley & Michael S. Lent, and Lynn Di Nino.
In the category of Community Outreach by an Organization, past winners include: Tacoma Urban Performing Arts Center (T.U.P.A.C.), Tacoma Little Theatre, Monkeyshines, Tacoma Youth Symphony Association, Tacoma Public Library, Asia Pacific Cultural Center, Puget Sound Book Artists, The Grand Cinema, D.A.S.H. Center for the Arts, Fab-5, Hilltop Artists, King's Books, Victory Music, Barefoot Studios, Tacoma School of the Arts, Tacoma Art Museum & Museum of Glass Education Programs, and Arts Impact.
In the category of Arts Patron, past winners include: Tacoma Creates Campaign, MultiCare Health System, Tacoma Housing Authority, Metro Parks Tacoma, University of Washington Tacoma, ArtsFund, Erivan and Helga Haub and Family, Key Bank, The Greater Tacoma Community Foundation, Urban Grace Church, City Arts, Hotel Murano, The Weekly Volcano, 6th Avenue Business District, Pierce Transit, and Sound Transit Art Program.
More information about the AMOCAT Arts Awards is available at https://tacomaartsmonth.org/amocat-arts-awards/https://urldefense.com/v3/__https:/tacomaartsmonth.org/amocat-arts-awards/__;!!CRCbkf1f!W2Ydttij6mBGGxi4vWjhtOzwG1snbxadExH32m9C1Ehb7Qw1N5MVyEIwuPs1TryBsgdWE39lldrVi1NCJhRvZyOq9vWTGw$.
Questions? Contact Chevi Chung, email@example.com:firstname.lastname@example.org?subject=Question%3A%20Arts%20Month%20Survey, 253.591.5171
The Tacoma Arts Commission is striving toward social justice. We are committed to supporting equitable opportunities to broaden artistic expression while encouraging inter-sectional communities through inclusive relationships and outreach. Arts and culture are uniquely positioned to touch every person and every part of Tacoma. We are committed to supporting the entirety of our community.
ʔuk’ʷədiitəb ʔuhigʷətəb čəɫ txʷəl tiiɫ ʔa čəɫ ʔal tə swatxʷixʷtxʷəd ʔə tiiɫ puyaləpabš dxʷəsɫaɫlils gʷəl ʔutxʷəlšucidəbs həlgʷəʔ.
We gratefully acknowledge that we rest on the traditional lands of the Puyallup People where they make their home and speak the Lushootseed language.
Contact us at:
747 Market Street, Room 900, Tacoma, WA 98402