SIA Acc. 20-075, National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution), Website Records, 2019

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Summary

This accession consists of a webpage regarding the unveiling of the portraits of former President Barack Obama and Mrs. Michelle Obama as it existed on April 4, 2019. The webpage includes information about the artists, Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald, respectively, and the exhibition of the paintings. There is also a video of the unveiling ceremony. This webpage was nominated for a Webby Award. Materials are in electronic format.

Subject

  • Wiley, Kehinde 1977-
  • Obama, Barack
  • Obama, Michelle 1964-
  • Sherald, Amy
  • United States President (2009-2017 : Obama)

Notes

  • Electronic List in accession file.
  • Folder List in accession file.
  • For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.

Organization

Unarranged

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

2019

Topic

  • Public relations
  • Art museums
  • Webby Award
  • Portraits
  • Museums
  • Web sites
  • Special events
  • Presidents
  • Museums--Public relations
  • Museum exhibits
  • Presidents' spouses

Place

United States

Form/Genre

  • Electronic records
  • Collection descriptions
  • Web sites

Local number

SIA Acc. 20-075

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