The Smithsonian unveiled Barack and Michelle Obama’s official portraits. Artist Kehinde Wiley painted the former president against green foliage. Obama thanked painter Amy Sherald for “capturing the grace and beauty and intelligence and charm and hotness of the woman I love” in Sherald’s portrait of Michelle. Here’s what they look like: SEE PAINTINGS


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