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Genius Nigerian artist Kehinde Wiley selected to paint official portrait of Barack Obama

Genius Nigerian artist Kehinde Wiley selected to paint official portrait of Barack Obama

Oct 18, 2017 |

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Former US President, Barrack Obama has selected New-York based Nigerian artist, Kehinde Wiley, to paint his official portrait. The tradition started with George H. Bush, in which an artist is commissioned to create a portrait of the president and the first lady after their tenure. Obama’s predecessors have preferred to sit for 90-year old portrait artist Everett [...]

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