Post Profile

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” (like his gray hair and those ears).
read more


Related Posts

Obama: I Won't Dye My Gray Hair

News : Huffington Post

Every time a president is about to leave office, media outlets publish "before and after" photos to show just how much being the leader of the free world can age a person. Barack Obama is no exception. See here and here.   While the...

Samantha Bee Gives Obama A Hard Time About His Rapidly Graying Hair

News : Huffington Post

Samantha Bee did not hold back while interviewing President Barack Obama, poking fun at the commander in chief for his rapidly graying hair. In a clip posted by CNN Friday night, Bee and Obama joke about their Halloween costumes dur...

Barack and Michelle Obama portraits unveiled at National Portrait Gallery

News : USAToday: News

Speaking just a few feet away, Obama joked that tried to negotiate less gray hair and smaller ears.        

Who is Kehinde Wiley? Artist Unveils Barack and Michelle Obama's Official Portraits

News : Newsweek: US

"I tried to negotiate less gray hair and Kehinde's artistic integrity would not allow (him) to do what I asked," Barack Obama said of the portrait.

Obama unveils official portraits, jokes about wife's 'hotness'

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot

Former U.S. President Barack Obama joked about his ears and gray hair and praised his wife Michelle Obama's "hotness" at the unveiling of the couple's official portraits at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery on Monday. The ...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC