Twitter Mocks Michelle Obama After Creepy Official Portrait Unveiled

The official portraits of former president Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama were unveiled at the Smithsonian’s National Gallery Monday.

Twitter users brutally mocked Michelle Obama’s portrait after the unveiling.

The Washington Examiner reported on the artists:

The former Democratic president’s portrait was painted by Kehinde Wiley, who is known for his vivid, large-scale paintings of African-Americans.

The former first lady’s painting was done by Amy Sherald, a Baltimore-based artist who won the Gallery’s 2016 Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition.

The Smithsonian’s official Twitter account posted videos of the unveiling on Monday.


Video of the unveiling of Barack Hussein Obama’s official portrait:

Video of the unveiling of Michelle Obama’s portrait:

Twitter users mocked the bizarre portraits.

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