Michelle Obama Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Artist Kehinde Wiley selected to paint Barack Obama's official portraitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | KION 46

    ... museum partners with the White House to commission to one official portrait of the President and first lady. Michelle Obama selected artist Amy Sherald, who is known for her life-size paintings of African-Americans, to paint her portrait, the museum ...

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  2. Obama selects gay artist Kehinde Wiley to paint Smithsonian portraitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | Washington Blade

    ... sustainable. My passion wasn't there. I would always be looking at guys.'" Selected by former first lady Michelle Obama to paint her portrait is Amy Sherald, first-prize winner of the Portrait Gallery's 2016 Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition. ...

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  3. Obama Aides Dispute Trump Remarks on Calls to Soldiers' RelativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | Wall Street Journal

    ... House photographer under Mr. Obama, posted a photograph on Instagram of the former president and first lady Michelle Obama consoling the parents of a slain Medal of Honor winner. "I also photographed him meeting with hundreds of wounded soldiers, ...

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  4. White House photographer talks about Michelle ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | Daily Mail

    ... along the way. White House photographer Amanda Lucidon has shared what it was like behind the scenes covering Michelle Obama (Pictured, the then-First Lady greets Peace Corps volunteers in March 2015 in Cambodia) For four years, Lucidon was the only ...

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  5. Why the Obamas' portrait choices matterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Kehinde Wiley, an established figurative painter, at his studio in New York in 2015. Barack and Michelle Obama have chosen Wiley to create the former president's official portrait for the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery.

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  6. Obama photographer rejects Trump's claim that Obama 'didn't often' call fallen soldiers' familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | Washington Examiner

    ... in the Rose Garden Monday. In response, Souza posted a picture of the former president and first lady Michelle Obama meeting the parents of a fallen soldier. He added that Obama awarded 52 Medal of Honor awards during his presidency. "I also ...

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  7. Obama Aides Pushed Back on President Trump's Claim He Didn't Call Military FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | Time

    ... And Pete Souza, Obama's White House photographer, quickly posted a photograph on Instagram of Barack and Michelle Obama meeting with the parents of Sergeant Jared C. Monti who was killed in Afghanistan and posthumously awarded the Medal of ...

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  8. Obamas Select Prominent Black Artists To Paint Official PortraitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    ... that it commissioned the museum's official portraits of former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama . Artist Kehinde Wiley is the former president's choice to paint his portrait, and the former first lady chose Amy Sherald . ...

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  9. What's your why?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | The Courier

    Junior Auxiliary of Russellville hosted guest speaker Tina Fletcher with Fletcher Education Solutions from Washington, D.C. at Russellville High School on Wednesday. Fletcher, who attended the University of Arkansas and Harvard, was previously a high school social studies teacher before working with former President Barack and former First Lady Michelle Obama.

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  10. Critic's Notebook: For Their Portraits, Obamas Shine Light on African-American ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | The New York Times

    Barack and Michelle Obama don't like to waste an opportunity, in word or action, to make larger points about contemporary life and culture. In that vein, their choices of artists for their official portraits in the collection of the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery shine a spotlight on the state of American art.

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  11. 'Fox & Friends' slams dark Kellyanne Conway 'SNL' sketchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | Philly.com

    ... but mocking a liberal woman in the same manner would be considered sexist or misogynist. If SNL had mocked Michelle Obama this way, it would be condemned as "racist," cohost Pete Hegseth said. "Do this to Hillary Clinton," Webb said. "Put her in the ...

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  12. Barack Obama Taps Kehinde Wiley for Official Presidential PortraitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | RollingStone

    Barack and Michelle Obama  selected the artists who will paint their portraits for the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery, the museum announced Friday. According to the National Portrait Gallery 's website, the former president tapped renowned New York-based artist Kehinde Wiley.

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  13. Obama Picks Genius Hip-Hop Portraitist Kehinde Wiley to Paint His Official Presidential PortraitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | Government Executive

    ... an artist to create a portrait of the president and the first lady after their tenure. Former first lady Michelle Obama has chosen Baltimore-based painter Amy Sherald to paint her portrait. Wiley and Sherald will be the first black artists to create ...

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  14. Behind the lens: Michelle Obama's White House photographer shares candid storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | ABC News

    The First Lady participates in an Animal Planet Puppy Bowl filming on the South Lawn of the White House, Oct. 28, 2013. For four years, Lucidon was the only female photographer on the White House staff and tasked with covering first lady Michelle Obama.

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  15. Alec Ross, candidate for Maryland governor, pitches voting by mail, online and in jailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Kevin Kamenetz , state Sen. Richard S. Madaleno, Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker, former Michelle Obama aide Krish Vignarajah, former Venable law firm chair Jim Shea, former NAACP CEO Ben Jealous and political consultant Maya ...

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  16. Suzanne Fields:Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | Jewish World Review

    ... in short supply. It took five days for Hillary Clinton to be "shocked" enough to speak up and days for Michelle Obama and former President Barack Obama - who allowed their 19-year-old daughter to work for Weinstein - to discover that they were ...

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  17. Kehinde Wiley will paint Obama's official presidential portraitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | Los Angeles Times

    ... beginning with former president George H.W. Bush. Georgia-native Amy Sherald will paint former FLOTUS Michelle Obama. The two paintings will be unveiled at the museum in early 2018 and will be added to the Portrait Gallery's permanent collection. ...

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  18. SNL Cold Open Mocks Trump Demanding Pence Leave Colts GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | Crooks and Liars

    ... and our butts." After a few jokes about undoing everything President Barack Obama did (including un-planting Michelle Obama's vegetables) and "Liddle" Bob Corker, Trump got Pence on the phone to make sure he and "Mother," a.k.a. second lady Karen ...

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  19. Readership Capture: The Obamas Continue to Push the EnvelopeRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 15 | Balloon Juice

    The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery on Friday announced the two artists commissioned to paint the gallery's official portraits of former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama. The former President, the Smithsonian said, selected Kehinde Wiley to paint his portrait.

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  20. Alec Baldwin's Trump targets the NFL, Eminem, more on SNLRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | Boston Herald

    ... and our butts." After a few jokes about undoing everything President Barack Obama did (including un-planting Michelle Obama's vegetables) and "Liddle" Bob Corker, Trump got Pence on the phone to make sure he and "Mother," a.k.a. second lady Karen ...

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