Young Thug As Paintings” paintings exhibit. The mission, which was orchestrated by Netherlands-based artist Hajar Benjida, passed off on the Miami Beach Art Fair in early December. The premise was easy: juxtaposing traditional items of paintings with images of Young Thug. Strange, however comparatively simple in contrast to some alternative “trendy artwork” shows. Now, you’ll be able to behold Young Thug experiencing the exhibit first hand, by this current video from VICE.
Arriving on the scene sporting a Notorious B.I.G. t-shirt, Thugger checks out among the shows, all whereas fielding an excited crowd of followers. “It feels superb, trigger like, the way in which it is put collectively takes time,” explains Thug. Upon listening to one attendee marvel in regards to the similarities between Thug candids and centuries-old paintings, Thugger agrees wholeheartedly. “That’s bizarre,” he nods. “That’s bizarre. I pose like historical past folks.”
He additionally factors out his favourite piece (“Man and boy in Algiers” by Anders Zorn), which holds a particular place in his coronary heart, given the image was taken on his first time out of jail. “Turn negatives into positives,” he says, ever-the-man of few phrases.