Nigeria's Kehinde Wiley Paints Barack Obama's Official Portrait
Kehinde Wiley also became the first African-American artist to paint an official presidential portrait.
Premium Times, 13 February 2018
The official portrait of former American President Barack Obama painted by a Nigerian, Kehinde Wiley, was unveiled on Monday at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery. Read more »
This is Africa, 15 February 2018
The National Portrait Gallery unveiled the official presidential likenesses of former US president Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama in a ceremony that was markedly… Read more »
Kehinde Wiley's Obama's official portrait.
Premium Times, 18 October 2017
A former U.S. president, Barack Obama, has picked Nigeria's Kehinde Wiley to paint his official presidential portrait. Read more »
Guardian, 13 February 2018
An official portrait of the former first family of the United States, Barack and Michelle Obama, was unveiled at a ceremony at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery… Read more »