The Tacoma gem that has been quiet for some time is awakening. Be a part of it! The Tollbooth Gallery is seeking 3-5 minute works with some connection to Tacoma. These videos will be featured in the gallery downtown at Broadway and 11th, near Spaceworks’ Woolworth Windows. If you have more than one video, feel free to submit (they can be looped together) or if you and another artist have projects that compliment each other. Keep work suitable to a public, outdoor venue. To submit, send a link to the work to TheTollboothGallery@gmail.com.
“Manual of Arms” is a video project of a choreographed performance where sixteen women perform a series of moves that recall the visual language of a band auxiliary or military drill routine. Instead of an expected ‘prop’, group members hold assault weapon style guns. Ambiguous and fictional, this piece pushes on imagery and themes that are […]
Zoe Hensley joins the Chamber as the Fall 2014 Spaceworks Arts Intern. During her internship, she will assist staff and clients with art and storefront installations, archive files of past Spaceworks artists and projects, and assist with application materials for panel review. Zoe is currently working on her BA at The Evergreen State College in […]
Spaceworks Tacoma is seeking applications from individuals or groups who have a plan for a long-term creative/innovative business (for-profit or non-profit) that benefits Tacoma’s community and are seeking resources to rent a space and develop a thriving business. Through this application cycle, projects will be identified to fill low-cost vacant spaces through 2015. Applications are […]
Spaceworks Tacoma is a joint initiative of the City of Tacoma and the Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber designed to activate empty storefronts and vacant space. The initiative makes low-cost temporary space, training, and technical assistance available to artists, creative entrepreneurs, organizations, and community groups who transform Tacoma into a stronger, more active city.