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WHY THE OBAMAS’ NEWLY UNVEILED OFFICIAL PORTRAITS MATTER

Culture is a powerful tool. It’s how we change the world. And for eight years, we had a presidential administration that knew this acutely. As they demonstrated time and time

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OBAMA’S CHOSEN THE COOLEST ARTIST KEHINDE WILEY FOR HIS OFFICIAL PRESIDENTIAL PORTRAIT

This is the incredible work of New York-based artist, Kehinde Wiley. He’s the first black artist to ever be commissioned to paint a presidential portrait for the Smithsonian (the gallery