Tuesday, February 26, 2008

Hip Hop and Contemporary Portraiture

This exhibit approaches hip hop culture through the lens of portraiture, presenting photography, painting, graffiti art, film, poetry, and installation art. Features images from the 2008 physical exhibit, audio of interviews with the artists and of the making of the graffiti mural in the exhibit, and a place for users to submit their own hip hop portraits. From the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution.
Link: http://www.npg.si.edu/exhibit/recognize/
Access: Free