Perspectives Opening Panel Discussion

When:
July 16, 2022 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
2022-07-16T14:00:00-07:00
2022-07-16T15:00:00-07:00
Where:
Whitsell Auditorium

Join us for an artists’ conversation moderated by Teressa Raiford – activist, archivist, politician, and founder of Don’t Shoot Portland.  This opening panel discussion will dive into the work and process of the six Portland-based, BIPOC photographers featured in Perspectives.  Emery Barnes, Joseph Blake, Linneas Boland-Godbey, Daveed Jacobo, Mariah Harris and Byron Merritt will share their reflections on Portland’s Black Lives Matter protests in 2020, and the role photography plays within this ongoing movement.

Accessibility

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 access@pam.org, or call 503-226-2811.

Emery Barnes, Solidarity, 2020, pigment print, courtesy of the artist, © Emery Barnes
Emery Barnes, Solidarity, 2020, pigment print, courtesy of the artist, © Emery Barnes