Janette Beckman

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Contact High: Janette Beckman On Photographing Styles Upon Styles Upon Styles of...

Here's what it was like to shoot ATCQ in the same year their first album debuted.

Contact High: The Stories Behind Hip Hop’s Most Iconic Photographs, Starting wit...

Janette Beckman kicks off our new series with an image of Slick Rick
Keith Guru Elam by Jonathan Mannion Features

A Photo Essay Tribute to Keith ‘Guru’ Elam

Featuring images from Jonathan Mannion, Janette Beckman, Al Pereira, and Lisa Leone
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‘NYC Streets Then and Now’ Brings Together 40 Years of Street Photography

Experience the works of OG's and up-and-comers in a new gallery show.
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Janette Beckman, Cey Adams, and Queen Andrea Connect for Photoville 2015

New York City’s largest annual photographic happening invades Brooklyn Bridge Park.
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Hip Hop’s Visual Style: A Look Behind The Scenes

A hip hop album doesn't become an "instant classic" overnight.
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Witness Hip Hop’s Formative Years at MCNY’s ‘Hip-Hop Revolution’

Photographs by Janette Beckman, Joe Conzo, and Martha Cooper.
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HIP HOP REVOLUTION: Photographs by Janette Beckman, Joe Conzo, and Martha Cooper

Hip Hop immortalized by three visual artists.

Janette Beckman’s Hip Hop Mash Up 2014

Kickin' It Old School
PMD photographed in Babylon, Long Island in 1989. © Janette Beckman Events

Janette Beckman’s “Rebel Cultures” Hits LA

Revel in Rebellion