Patta x Dana Lixenberg Tupac Biggie Book
Patta and Roma Publications are happy to announce the publication of Tupac Biggie, a new book by acclaimed Dutch photographer Dana Lixenberg.
Designed by highly respected graphic design duo Mevis & van Deursen the publication presents a visual history of Lixenberg’s iconic photographs of Biggie and Tupac. These photographs, commissioned by VIBE magazine in 1993 and 1996, have been appropriated until this day by innumerable admirers around the world.
The book shows both shoots in their entirety for the first time and retraces the unforeseen trajectory and ubiquity of these images. The publication is accompanied by an essay written by Robert Kenner and a poem by Kevin Powell - both renowned contributors of VIBE magazine - as well as a large poster.
The Patta x Dana Lixenberg Tupac Biggie Book will be available at HANON on Thursday the 25th of October priced at £20.
Accompanying the release of the Patta x Dana Lixenberg book, is a mix by Patta Soundsystem maestro Victor Crezée. A regular on NTS & Red Light Radio as well as in the booth at Amsterdam club, De School among a host of others. Produced to accompany Lixenberg’s American Images show, the mix serves as a musical representation to some of Lixenberg’s most iconic photographs.
Listen to the mix below...