POWER UP: Identities from the Inside Out

December 2, 2016 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Main Building, Lower Level
Andy Warhol, Ladies and Gentlemen (II.135)
Andy Warhol (American, 1928–1987), Ladies and Gentlemen (II.135), edition AP 14/25,1975, Screenprint, 43 1/2 x 28 1/2 in., Courtesy of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation, © 2016 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

*previously, the Alternative Identities Youth Event

The Portland Art Museum is hosting the third annual event for LGBTQIA+ youth and allies! Meet new people. Create with artists. Explore exhibitions by Andy Warhol and radical nun Corita Kent. See films made by Northwest teens. Make art, make friends, and have fun!

Admission is FREE! Refreshments provided.

Middle school, high school, and college-age are all welcome. GSA/QSA advisors and teachers are welcome, too.

Register now


Check in and get your Bingo card!
Object Stories Gallery
4:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Who are you? Photography with Margaret Jacobsen
Stevens Room
4:30 – 7 p.m.

Direct and Stop Motion Animation with Ben Popp and the Northwest Film Center
Stevens Room
4:30 – 7 p.m.

Short Films Made by Teens presented by the Northwest Film Center
Whitsell Auditorium
4:30 – 6 p.m.

Portland Prints with Emily Squires
Schnitzer Sculpture Court
5 – 8 p.m.

Portland Prints Itself zine-making and POWER UP screenprinting with Rachel Crittenden
Kinney Room
5 – 8 p.m.

Open Mic with Clay Muwin River
Schnitzer Sculpture Court
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Sister Corita Photobooth
Corita Kent: Spiritual Pop exhibition
5 – 8 p.m.

This program receives generous support from the Fred Fields Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation.

Special thanks to our supporters:

NW Film Center logoLaughing Planet logoHollywood Theatre logoThe Armory logoThe Clinton Street Theater logoPie Spot logo Fifty Licks logo Ground Kontrol logo Tender Loving Empire logo   Palace logo  Bishops logoSock Dreams logoPoplandia logo


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.