Month: June 2021


AMPERSAND .04 – What is ‘Cultural Tourism’?

Monday, June 7, 2021

What is ‘Cultural Tourism’? – Analyzing the Role of the Arts in Texas’ Population Surge  If you haven’t looked at I-75 in a while you may not have noticed that Dallas is suddenly bursting at the seams. CultureMap noted that in 2019 alone, over 525,000 people flocked to Texas. Add to that the statistic from US News that our humble city is #24 on the list … Read More

May Pop-Up Grant Announcement

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

May TACA Pop-Up Grant Announcement Announcing Our Newest Pop-Up Grantees Creating and sharing art amidst a global pandemic is no simple task! That is why we created TACA Pop-Up Grants – grants up to $6,000 that are designed to celebrate and reward local arts organizations for programming that demonstrates exceptional quality, creativity & innovation, and accessibility … Read More

TACA Announces Third Resiliency Grants Distribution of $317,500

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Bringing Grand Total of $1,468,000 in Grants Made Since Early Days of Pandemic Media Contact: Brett Gray,, 214.557.6233 DALLAS – TACA – The Arts Community Alliance – announced today that 42 arts groups are recipients of TACA Resiliency Grants in the program’s third round of funding.  The unrestricted funding was created to support Dallas … Read More