American Vision Gallery introduces collection of
Art Giclée Prints,
depicting our president, Barack Obama. Any Poster or Magnet makes a great gift. Some of our images are exclusive; you won’t find them anywhere else.
Since 1975 American Vision Gallery has been one of the pioneers in selling fine art prints, posters and paintings featuring African American themes and works by African American artists.
New! “The Presidents”, a novel patriotic painting by Carl Braude of the 44 Presidents of the United States. A composite of the 44 United States Presidents posing on the White House lawn, including our new President Barack Obama.
About Barack Obama
Barack Hussein Obama is the first African-American to be elected President of the United States.
He was born on August 4, 1961 in Honolulu, Hawaii to a Kenyan father and an American mother. In 1967, Barack Obama moved to Jakarta with his mother and stepfather and at the age of ten he returned to Hawaii to live with his maternal grandparents.
Obama studied at Occidental College in Los Angeles and graduated from Columbia University in New York in 1983 with a degree in political science. He later attended Harvard Law School, and was elected the first African–American editor of the Harvard Law Review.
Before winning the Illinois State Senate race in 1996 from the south side Chicago neighborhood of Hyde Park, Barack Obama worked as a community organizer, a civil rights attorney and also taught at the University of Chicago Law School. He was elected to the U.S. Senate in November 2004.
Obama’s first book, published in 1995, is an autobiography – Dreams From My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance. He won a Grammy for the audio version of the book. His second book, The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream, was published in October 2006
On January 20, 2009 Barack Hussein Obama was sworn in to office as the 44th President of the United States. This historic event was the largest inaugural celebration in the history of our country.