"Fly Art" Tumblr Juxtaposes Hip Hop with Classic Paintings

"Fly Art" Tumblr Juxtaposes Hip Hop with Classic Paintings

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Tara Bellucci
Jul 3, 2014
(Image credit: via Fly Art, painting Witches going to their Sabbath (1878), Luis Ricardo Falero)

Rappers like Jay Z have been known to name drop artists in their songs. Tumblr Fly Art brings hip hop and classic paintings that much closer by pairing rap lyrics with fine art. Work by Matisse and Van Gogh meets Kendrick Lamar and Kanye West, showcasing the playfulness in art and the depth in hip hop.

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