1800 Tequila and Billboard to Curate 'Hip-Hop Through The Lens of Photography' During Art Basel 2016

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Art Basel 2016 will take over the city of Miami Beach, Fla., from Dec. 1 through Dec. 4, bringing local galleries and artists to art enthusiasts for the highly anticipated influencer event. Amid the festivities, 1800 Tequila and Billboard will team up to curate Hip Hop Through the Lens of Photography, a first ever collaborative exhibit from photographers Gunner Stahl, Cam Kirk and Places + Faces.

Cam Kirk, Gunner Stahl, Places + Faces's exhibits features photos of hip-hop's most recognizable faces including Gucci Mane, Future, Young Thug, Mac Miller and many more. DJ Brittany Sky and DJ Ohso will also provide the soundtrack for the night leading up to a special after-party performance by Rae Sremmurd.


Billboard and 1800 Tequila will also document the art fair, which will be featured in a documentary that explores the intersection between art and music and its deep-rooted connections.

Hip Hop Through the Lens of Photography will be held on Friday Dec. 2 at Up and Down at Nautilus Beach from 9 to 11 p.m. ET.