Eddie Otchere - Icons of Hip Hop Exhibition
This Greedy Pig & Hen's Teeth Prints are delighted to be teaming up with the Bodytonic crew to bring you the iconic work of photographer Eddie Otchere.
Eddie is best known for his photographs of the seminal rappers and DJs of the mid 1990s and early noughties. His celebrated works include portraits of Biggie Smalls, Blackstar (Mos Def & Talib Kweli), Est’elle, Goldie, Wu-Tang Clan, Jay-Z, Snoop Dogg, Nas, Cypress Hill, Outkast, Omar and many others, as well as his official coverage of the Metalheadz: Blue Note sessions 1994 -1996. Since 1993, Otchere’s photographs have been exhibited and published worldwide, including on the covers of major international magazines such as Urb, Lodown and Mixmag and on the covers of some of rap music’s seminal albums.
Our exhibition kicks off in The Bernard Shaw on Saturday 30th July, running for a month. If you don't make the opening show, be sure to pop down throughout August to check out Eddie's work.
We are also hosting a talk with Eddie at The Beatyard on Sunday 31st July, in conversation with Jim Carroll of The Irish Times. Tickets for the Beatyard here: www.the-beatyard.com
All prints will be available via Hen's Teeth Prints store from the 30th July onwards : www.hensteethprints.com
TGP & Hen's Teeth crew