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Wiley is known for his work that “engages the signs and visual rhetoric of the heroic, powerful, majestic and the sublime in his representation of urban, black and brown men found throughout the world,” according to his website.

Michelle Obama said she was “a little overwhelmed, to say the least,” by her portrait.

Both artists were the first black artists to paint presidential portraits.

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