The Book Of HOV – Last Week
July 20, 9:00 am –December 4, 8:00 pm
Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
Explore Shawn “JAY-Z” Carter’s extraordinary journey from Brooklyn’s Marcy Projects to global hip-hop figure in a tribute exhibition at the Brooklyn Public Library, Central Branch.
The multimedia exhibit explores JAY-Z’s global impact as a musician, innovator, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. See thousands of archived objects, including original recording masters, never-before-seen photos, iconic stage wear, prestigious awards and recognitions, as well as videos and artifacts from every facet on JAY-Z’s professional life. Get a behind-the-scenes look at a Hall of Fame songwriter and performer, successful business person, and a consequential philanthropist who has never forgotten the lessons he learned on the road to success. And the borough where his journey began.
Pick up limited-edition library cards, created with Roc Nation to accompany the exhibit.