Tag : The Obamas

Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald: The Artists Painting the Obamas’ Official Portrait

1 year ago / 0 comments

Obama’s choice for his and Michelle Obama’s official portraits are a break from tradition, as he opts for two artists whose styles explore an underrepresented part of American life. The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery announced last Friday that Barack and Michelle Obama have chosen artists Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald … Read More

Books: New Review: The Obamas by Jodi Kantor

6 years ago / 0 comments

  Will Obama manage to cling on to the presidency when the results of the US elections are announced later this evening? If Jodi Kantor is anyone to go by, Michelle will power him through, says Lucy Holden. During the 2009 Presidential Elections the Obamas told us they were different … Read More