Conversation: Kay WalkingStick

May 9, 2020 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Critically acclaimed artist Kay WalkingStick, a Cherokee painter known for her early abstraction and iconic landscapes, will be joined by Native American Art Curator Kathleen Ash-Milby in a conversation about the artist’s career of more than five decades. The program is free and open to the public, but reservations are recommended.

This event is sponsored by the Native American Art Council of the Portland Art Museum and presented in collaboration with Froelick Gallery, Portland Community College, and Native Arts and Cultures Foundation.

ASL/English Interpreters and automated real time captioning will be provided for this event.

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The Portland Art Museum is pleased to offer accommodations to ensure that our programs are accessible and inclusive. All spaces for this program are accessible by wheelchair. Assistive listening devices are also available for lectures. All restrooms have accessible stalls but no power doors. There are single-stall all-gender bathrooms available. Please ask staff for directions.

We will do our best to accommodate your needs when you arrive, however, we need 2-3 weeks advance notice for some specific requests. Please email requests to, or call 503-226-2811.

Kay WalkingStick, Buffalo Country, 2018.
Kay WalkingStick, Buffalo Country, 2018. Oil on panel, 30 x 60 in. Courtesy of Froelick Gallery.