Meet the Kid in the Jackie Robinson Photo The real story behind a famous picture.
Thing of Beauty Revisiting a 1988 piece on the destruction of model Gia Carangi.
Pain & Gain The background behind Michael Bay and Marky Mark’s new film on steroid fueled gym rats turned gangster.
Biggie Smalls and the Art of Mythology Identity politics and self through the lens of larger than life rap personas.
The key to staying on top of things
is treat everything like it’s your first project, know what I’m sayin?
Like it’s your first day like back when you was an intern
Like, that’s how you try to treat things like, just stay hungry..
Originally intended as a personal piece for his Brooklyn brownstone, Mike D of the Beastie Boys in collaboration with Flavor Paper, Brooklyn Toile, and Revolver BK’s Vincent J. Ficarra and Adela Qersa, have put together an illustrated ode to the most famous borough in the world.
From Coney Island to Biggie, to the bridge itself, the details and cultural tributes in this piece are perfect for any collector looking to have “Brooklyn in the house.”
Prints and wallpaper versions of the drawing are now available for purchase at Revolver.