The Museum for African Art (MFAA) based in New York City, is organizing a blockbuster exhibition of African hip hop videos!  MFAA curator of contemporary art, Lisa Binder, and artist/curator Jesse Shipley, are on the first leg of their summer research tour.  Follow their journey on Twitter, Facebook, and the blog throughout the summer and fall as they meet with MCs, beat makers, artists, designers, filmmakers and photographers in cities throughout Africa and around the world.

What comes to mind when you think of Hip-Hop in Africa? Let us know and follow us on our travels through Africa and creating the Exhibition...

(Ghanian Reggie Rockstone and M3nsa performing live in the Bronx)