‘The Obama Portraits Tour,’ ‘Black American Portraits’ at LACMA spotlight queer Black artists, subjects

“The Obama Portraits Tour” and “Black American Portraits” exhibits at LACMA not only celebrate portraiture, but also queer Black artists and subjects. In the West Coast presentation of “The Obama Portraits Tour,” Kehinde Wiley’s Barack Obama and Amy Sherald’s Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama are on loan from the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, and on view … Continue reading ‘The Obama Portraits Tour,’ ‘Black American Portraits’ at LACMA spotlight queer Black artists, subjects