Presidents' Day video: The unveiling of the official Obama portraits
In this video, watch the unveiling of the magnificent portraits of President Obama and the former First Lady Michelle Obama at the National Portrait Gallery. Listen to poignant...
3 days ago - Two Coats of Paint
11 of Our Best Weekend Reads
Our art critic reviews the Obamas' official portraits. Dan Barry on the distinctly American ritual of school shootings. Norway then and now in the Olympics. WeWork's plans for...
6 days ago - NY Times
Obama Portraits ‘Push Us to Think More,' Readers Say
Times readers said the portraits of Barack and Michelle Obama were unconventional, not unlike the former first couple, while others felt it didn't capture their spirit.
7 days ago - NY Times
Get To Know The Artists Painting The Obamas' Official Portraits
Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald are the first black artists hired by the Smithsonian to paint a president and first lady.
9 days ago - Huffington Post - 2 articles
Kehinde Wiley Was Destined To Paint Barack Obama
As one of his last presidential acts, Obama chose a queer, black artist as his official portraitist. Wiley's colleagues and peers explain why the choice was fated.
9 days ago - Huffington Post - 2 articles
The Obamas Wrest Presidential Portraiture From Its Traditional Trappings
In a world flooded with images, artists Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald show that painting can still shape American history.
9 days ago - Huffington Post
Another Kehinde Wiley portrait of Obama
The recent official portrait is not the first of Obama by Kehinde Wiley. I've always been a fan of the artist, so working at TIME as a consultant on the covers, when it was...
9 days ago - Carol Diehl's Art Vent
The Obama Portraits Drew a Strong Reaction. What Did They Mean to You?
Judging from the reaction, the official portraits of former President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama were anything but bland. Tell us what you thought of them.
9 days ago - NY Times
Obama Portraitists Merged the Everyday and the Extraordinary
The former president and first lady and the two artists saw eye to eye - except for some “negotiating points” .
10 days ago - NY Times
NY Times Photographer: Trump Gives More Access Than Obama
A New York Times photographer who has vocally protested White House Press Pool blackouts is now saying that photographers get more access to Trump than they did to...
10 days ago - Peta Pixel
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C57-4 Building / Boué arquitectos
© Marcos Betanzos Architects: Boué arquitectos Location: Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico Architect In Charge: Gerardo Boué Area: 1330.0 m2 Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Marcos...
Mixed Media Flower Art Painting “THREE REDS AND A YELLOW” by Colorado Mixed...
This painting is done in the faux batik style. After painting the flowers, a layer of wax was applied as a resist. After gently crumbling the waxed painting, a darker color was...
Cloud Study, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones
Cloud Study24x18 oil on gallery wrapped canvas Spending time on the lake watching the clouds float by is one of my favorite past times. This is from Lake Granbury on a warm...
Sigma's New 14-24mm f/2.8 Art Lens Costs Just $1,299
Sigma has just announced the pricing and availability of its new 14-24mm f/2.8 Art lens , and the new details won't disappoint. The lens will be available next month with a...
Contemporary Figurative Painting “HEADING TO THE GALLERY” by Oklahoma Artist...
Figurative Painting 24"x30"x1.5" Acrylic on Canvas/ Available
Bridge House / LLAMA urban design
© A-Frame studio/ Ben Rahn Architects: LLAMA urban design Location: Huntsville, Canada Architect In Charge: Mariana Leguia Design Team: Angus Laurie, Patrick Webb, Alvaro...
Etsy shop for small figurative and nude paintings
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Contemporary Beach Art, Abstract Seascape Painting, Coastal Art "Whispers on...
Kimberly Conrad Contemporary Artist "Pouring Color Into Your Life" 48"x36"x1.5" Abstract Seascape Painting on Gallery Wrapped Canvas This painting is available at Kimberly...
Mixed Media Abstract Art Painting “Washboard” by Carol Nelson Fine Art
14"x9"x1.0" Mixed Media on Paper on Panel
Civic Centre Lleialtat Santsenca 1214 / HARQUITECTES
© Adrià Goula Architects: HARQUITECTES Location: Sants, Barcelona, Spain Author Architects: David Lorente, Josep Ricart, Xavier Ros, Roger Tudó Area: 1750.0 m2 Project Year...