Saturday, March 8, 2014

BROOKLYN: Notorious B.I.G. Tribute Exhibition

Justin Bua, Notorious B.I.G. Image courtesy of House of Art Gallery.
Life After Death
Curated by Dawud Knuckles and Richard Beavers

Saturday, March 8, 2014, 6:00 – 9:00PM

408 Marcus Garvey Boulevard (between Macon & Halsey)
Brooklyn, NY

This exhibit celebrates the legacy of American rap artist Christopher “Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace (1972 – 1997). 

The work of  Jamel Shabazz, Frank Morrison, Dan Ericson, Charly Palmer and Justin Bua will be displayed side-by-side with the lyrics of Wallace to draw attention to the relationship between Hip-hop and present-day visual art.

Dawud Knuckles will sign copies of his book “The Art Album: Exploring the Connection Between Hip-hop Music and Visual Art” during the exhibition.

Jamel Shabazz, Hot Fun In The Summertime, circa 1980's, C-print , 20 x 30 inches. Courtesy of House of Art Gallery.,
About House of Art Gallery

House of Art Gallery is a contemporary fine art gallery that markets, promotes and sells the work of visual artists. Representing talent in the primary market, their collection contains works by emerging, mid-career and established artists. HOA Gallery’s goal is to educate and provide a warm, professional environment for beginning and seasoned collectors and other art enthusiasts.

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