The former first lady has long been a proponent for diversity in entertainment.
Chrissy Teigen, Common and Chris Rock even chimed in.
They’ll be on display with other presidential images at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.
“This gets an A+ in my book!” the former first lady tweeted.
Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald are the first black artists hired by the Smithsonian to paint a president and first lady.
It seems like just yesterday Malia Obama was a too-cute tot. Now she's a 19-year-old college freshman at Harvard University
It’s one (rather humbling) thing to be honored with BET’s Humanitarian Award ― it’s another to be praised by Michelle Obama