Street Dreams

How Hip-Hop took over and transformed Fashion, at the Kunsthal, Rotterdam.

Written by Craig Berry
Former Junior Designer at VBAT

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“Creativity is the essence of hip-hop, and fashion services as a connecting element. Even though you may have been born a pauper, you can still look like a million bucks”.
Lee Stuart on hip-hop culture.

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Rotterdam residents dressed as Flava Flav (Public Enemy), Run DMC & Tyler the Creator (Odd Future)
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Rotterdam residents dressed as Easy E (NWA), Snoop Dogg & Beastie Boys
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Rotterdam residents dressed as Nicki Minaj, Migos & LL Cool J
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Rotterdam residents dressed as Salt ’n’ Pepa, Lil Pump & Outkast
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Janette Beckmann Hip-Hop Photographs 1980s: Chuck D (Public Enemy), Dr. Dre (NWA) & LL Cool J
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Jameel Shabazz Hip-Hop Photographs 1980s: Various streets shots in New York
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Dana Lixenberg Hip-Hop Photographs 1990s: A Tribe Called Quest, Biggie Smalls with P. Diddy & Lil Kim
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written by Craig Berry, Creative at VBAT
edited by Connie Fluhme, PR at VBAT

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