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Local art professionals react to the newly released Obama portraits

Local art professionals discuss the recently released Obama portraits and all the reactions to them.

The recently released presidential portraits done by Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald have evoked powerful reactions. Local Seattle art professionals discuss the new paintings and the reactions to them.

Davida Ingram, The Seattle Public Library's community engagement manager and an artist, and Chiyo Ishikawa, Susan Brotman Deputy Director for Art and Curator of European Painting and Sculpture at Seattle Art Museum, react to the presidential portraits.

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