[art+design] The Tackover: Art inspired by Jay-Z
Jay-Z is the appropriate figure to break my typical medium of oil paint. After 7,633 thumbtacks, this is what materialized: a piece illustrating the idea that every line unveils a glimpse into who Jay-z is. This collection of lines, like a collection of lyrics, comes together to create a clear picture of Shawn Carter, one of the best of all time. Time moves slower in this piece, as if you’re watching his genius at work.
Pricing Model: $1 per thumbtack
“I’m in the hall already, on the wall already
I’m a work of art, im a Warhol already
On another level, on another plane already…”