these beautiful paintings by kehinde wiley celebrate the transgender women of tahiti
His aesthetically impactful series focuses on the Māhū community, whose once-respected legacy was quashed by 19th-century Christian missionaries.
kehinde wiley and amy sherald become first black artists to paint presidential portraits
Kehinde will paint Barack and Amy will paint Michelle.
how the du-rag is being reclaimed by black artists and designers
Unpacking the aesthetic and cultural cues of the utilitarian headdress.
artist kehinde wiley receives state department honors
Ahead of his first museum survey, opening at the Brooklyn Museum next month, the LA native received the US State Department Medal of Arts