Renowned photographer and director, Jonathan Mannion, is in Lagos!
Jonathan Mannion’s lens has defined hip-hop for 2 decades. His most recent work was with the legendary music maker, Dr Dre. He was the photographer for the iconic Beats by Dre’s #straightouttacompton campaign.
Hennessey is hosting Jonathan in a talk presentation tagged Beyond the Music in Lagos. This is to create an intimate session with him and celebrated Hip-hop artistes in Nigeria. He will be showcasing some of his created portraits for Hip-hop artistes and the stories behind them.
The photographer said, I am Jonathan Mannion, I will be in Nigeria from the 24th to 30th of October to share my stories of some of the iconic images that I have created in my 20-year career, there is so much to share with you, and I am excited.
Jonathan Mannion has also worked with some of the biggest names in the hip-hop industry such as Drake, Nicki Minaj, Lauryn Hill, 50 Cent, Diddy, Rick Ross, Swizz Beatz, Kanye West, Aaliyah, Chris Brown and more. He is the man behind the album cover for Jay Z’s debut album; Reasonable Doubt.
Beyond the Music will take place on Saturday, 29th October 2016 at Red Door Arts Gallery, 51 Bishop Oluwole Street, VI Lagos by 3pm
During his stay, Jonathan Mannion will be having a photo exhibition at Red Door Gallery which will later be open to the public from 27th October to 5th November 2016, 8pm daily. Other activities include Talk Presentation with Hip Hop & Photography stakeholders, photography workshop, club tour and so many others.
See some of Jonathan’s work
P.S Beyond the Music is strictly by invitation