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Who is Hank Willis Thomas?


There is so much more to discover in this immersive exhibition, but above all, Thomas encourages us to question everything, explore the gallery with an open mind, and participate in conversations about larger social issues.



Don’t miss Hank Willis Thomas at Crystal Bridges!

The artist himself, along with his mother, artist and photographer Deborah Willis, will be in conversation at Crystal Bridges on Friday, February 7. The event is FREE – reserve your seat here. 

Enjoy this TEDTalk they shared last year, and make plans to see them when they come to the museum on February 7:


We will be sharing more information about the artist and the exhibition as we get closer to the opening, including a two-part exclusive interview with Hank Willis Thomas that will be published here on January 20 and 27. Reserve your exhibition tickets and learn more about the show on our exhibition page.