Feb
12

In good company: Official portraits of Barack and Michelle Obama unveiled

In good company: Official portraits of Barack and Michelle Obama unveiled

The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery today unveiled its commissioned portraits of former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama by artists Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald. The portraits were unveiled in a private ceremony as part of the Portrait Gallery’s 50th anniversary celebrations and will be on public display  beginning Feb. 13 in the renovated “America’s Presidents” gallery Continue reading In good company: Official portraits of Barack and Michelle Obama unveiled