Miller Family Free Day: Hank Willis Thomas

December 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Join us for a range of community programs and activities highlighting themes related to Hank Willis Thomas: All Things Being Equal…. Free admission to the galleries all day. 


10 – 11 a.m.: Music and spoken word by LaRhonda Steele and Karen Haberman Trusty (recording)
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.: “Liberated Archives for Black Lives” with the City of Portland Archives
Noon – 4 p.m.: Don’t Shoot PDX Printmaking Workshop
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.: Free Screening of Malcolm X: Make it Plain
2 – 4 p.m.: Listening Party with the Numberz FM
3 – 4 p.m.: Tour with Ella Ray, Portland Art Museum Kress Fellow + Community Partnerships Coordinator

Free family and community programs are generously supported in part by Sharon L. Miller and Family, The Gordon D. Sondland and Katherine J. Durant Foundation, The Lamb Baldwin Foundation, and The Joseph E. Weston Public Foundation.


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.

Hank Willis Thomas, Branded Head, 2003
Hank Willis Thomas (American, born 1976), Branded Head, 2003, from the series Branded, Chromogenic print, Courtesy the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York © Hank Willis Thomas.