Director’s Foreword and Acknowledgments by Stephanie A. Stebich
Curator’s Acknowledgments by Margaret E. Bullock and Rock Hushka
Essays by Margaret E. Bullock and Rock Hushka
This catalog is published in conjunction with Tacoma Art Museum’s exhibition, Best of the Northwest: Selected Paintings from the Collection. It includes a selection of the museum’s collection of over 3,200 pieces of Northwest art. TAM’s collection of Northwest art consists of works from the 1930s to today, serving as a history of art through the decades. Margaret E. Bullock’s essay briefly outlines the vast influences of Northwest artists, while Rock Hushka discusses Northwest art, and how it works to create identity.
The Tacoma Art Museum hosted Best of the Northwest: Selected Paintings from the Collection June 23, 2012 through March 17, 2013.