http://lifeandtimes.com/” target=”_blank”>Jay Z has lately become enamored with the art world, a preoccupation indicated by the unveiling of http://freshnessmag.com/2013/07/03/jay-z-magna-carta-holy-grail-cover-art/” target=”_blank”>the cover art for Magna Carta Holy Grail, and more recently, his bravura — or foolhardy, depending on your perspective — performance art piece for http://freshnessmag.com/2013/07/11/jay-z-performs-picasso-baby-at-nycs-pace-gallery/” target=”_blank”>”Picasso Baby” at New York’s http://pacegallery.com” target=”_blank”>Pace Gallery. In response to Jay’s encroachment into fine art, Alex Reyes turns the tables on Hova, injecting the rapper into iconic works by the likes of Pablo Picasso, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein and Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci. Currently enrolled in the Maryland Institute College of Art as a Graphic Design BFA candidate, Alex Reyes injects a welcome bit of satire to Hova’s recent modern art leanings. See more of his work below.
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