Cultural Capital: Contact High
Join us for a conversation about photography and hip-hop.
Journalist, author, and producer Vikki Tobak and music historian, DJ, and producer Adrian Loving lead a conversation with photographer photographer Delphine Fawundu from Tobak’s celebrated book Contact High: A Visual History of Hip-Hop (2018). The program includes a screening of a documentary short film featuring a selection of Contact High’s photographers at work.
Contact High examines the fascinating world of hip-hop through the lens of the photographers who shaped the iconic album covers, T-shirts, and posters beloved by fans around the world. Featuring rare outtakes alongside interviews and essays from industry legends, readers embark on a chronological journey from old-school to alternative hip-hop and from analog to digital photography.
Required. $20 general; $15 members, seniors, students. Signed copies of Contact High: A Visual History of Hip-Hop are also available for purchase.