Nancy Nasher and Walter Elcock will receive the 2017 TACA Silver Cup Award. 2017 also marks the 50th anniversary of TACA. Founded in 1976 by civic leader, arts advocate and former mayor Annette Strauss, the prestigious TACA Silver Cup is awarded each year to recognize one man and one woman for their outstanding contributions to the arts in Dallas. The honorees will receive their Silver Cups on March 7, 2017, at the Hilton Anatole Hotel. The luncheon is presented by J.P. Morgan and Neiman Marcus.