The Bronx is Burning
The Universal Hip Hop Museum presents: “The Bronx Is Burning: A comprehensive analysis of the origins of Hip Hop.” This will be the inaugural virtual exhibit of the UHHM, opening in September 2015.
A curated analysis and explanation about the birth of Hip Hop featuring untold stories with new perspectives of the culture’s earliest years of existence from 1973 to 1978.
An immersive historical view about the formation of the culture’s core elements Emc’ing, DJ’ing, Breaking, Tagging, and the socio- economic condition of the Bronx that spawned a global phenomenon.
The virtual exhibit will include:
- Virtual Reality Film produced by Framestore for Google Cardboard about Kool Herc, Afrika Bambaataa and Grand Master Flash.
- A documentary with exclusive interviews from the culture’s pioneers, promoters, and historians.
- Audio Recordings, Videos, Photos and Articles
- Interactive Map and Historical Timeline
Stay tuned for more details!