From the Brooklyn basements to the world stage, Hip Hop has defied all odds since its inception in 1960’s New York. Using the 5 elements of Hip Hop which include Graffiti, MC,DJ, Bboy/Bgirl, and knowledge, the exhibit pays homage to a genre with more than 40 years of global influence in music, art, literature and politics. The 5 day art fair will feature interactive art experiences, fashion and local film screenings.
Scope of Ode To Hip Hop
The 4th Annual Now or Neverland: Ode To Hip Hop program includes:
Wed, December 5th – 6pm-9pm
Ode To Hip Hop: Meet & Greet
Official Meet & Greet and opening of Now or Neverland Ode to Hip Hop Art exhibition featuring over 15 global artists as they explore the multifaceted influence of hip hop through art. Free to public.
Wed, December 5th – 9pm-11pm
MUCE Maker Campus 246 NW 54th st, Miami
Enjoy the kickoff to Art Basel with US at our NEW CAMPUS LOCATION. The place to be, after enjoying all the grand festivities! BYOB and hang out with some of South Florida’s Most Talented Artists. Free to the public.
Thurs, December 6th – 7:30pm-9:30pm
Local Filmmakers Spotlight
Featured Screenings of South Florida’s Best Local filmmakers in the short film & web series genre. The night also features future filmmakers of So.Fla from Turner Technical High School & Urgent Inc. Free w Rsvp.
Fri, December 7th – 7pm-9pm
Dreams & Visions: An Interactive Art Experience – Opening Event
Curated by Gail Jacques, Dreams & Visions is a multi-art interactive evening of art, music, and dance; redefining how kingdom art is experienced during Art Basel weekend. Free with Rsvp
Sat, December 8th – 6pm-7:30pm
Art Talk With MUCE
Art Talk feature Ted Lucas of Slip-n-Slide record and architect Germane Barnes explores the intersection of music, architecture, and art and its influence on cultural identity. Free with Rsvp.
Sat, December 8th – 8pm-10pm
Comedy show and Film Screening
Featured So. Flo Film: Zoe 911, an action-comedy produced by Miami native Paul Antoine and Florida Film House. $15
Sunday, December 9th – 2pm-4:30pm
Art Meets Fashion by StyleLuxe Expo
Art and fashion collide for this wearable art showcase by local artists and designers. Free with RSVP.
See exhibiting artist and speakers in gallery below.