Barrack and Michelle Obama's selection in White House art has recently been published in the New York Times. Must be good being the king. The Obama's had choice of nearly all artwork in Washington area museums that are not on public display.
Art chosen included work by Mark Rothko, Jasper Jones, Alma Thomas and George Catlin among others. A portrait of President Harry Truman was also included.
Check out the Times article for more info, photo galleries and insight into what past presidential families have gone with for the art selection in their white home.