Photographer Mike Schreiber Cuts to the Bone With His Hip-Hop Portraits

By: Jordan Sowunmi - Published: • References: mikeschreiber & readplatform
New York-based hip-hop photographer Mike Schreiber is known for his ability to capture the gritty, real elements of the genre that most other photographers often miss. His work has been featured by major magazines like Esquire and Rolling Stone, as well as corporate clients like Sony and Atlantic. Some of the famous rappers that have posed for his lens include Nas, Eminem and Mos Def.

Now his latest work, "True Hip-Hop with Mike Schreiber," is being celebrated by art studio 18 Hewitt Street in London, England. The exhibit features some of hip-hop's biggest artists in their most intimate moments, as well as images that represent true hip-hop culture. The event takes place on May 19, 2011. Click through our gallery to get a glimpse of Mike Schreiber at his best. Stats for Street Cred Portraiture Trending: Older & Average
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