Kehinde Wiley, Rumors of War

Kehinde Wiley, Rumors of War, 2019, patinated bronze with stone pedestal, overall: 27’4 7/8” x 25’5 7/8” x 15’9” 5/8” (Virginia Museum of Fine Arts) © Kehinde Wiley; a conversation with Valerie Cassel Oliver, Sydney and Frances Lewis Family Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, and Beth Harris

Additional resources

This sculpture at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Kehinde Wiley Studio

This sculpture in Times Square

Cite this page as: Valerie Cassel Oliver, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and Dr. Beth Harris, "Kehinde Wiley, Rumors of War," in Smarthistory, January 17, 2022, accessed December 5, 2023,