The B.I.G. Picture: 20 Notorious Works of Art
Beyond the Crown Portrait
Twenty years after Biggie’s passing, the Black Frank White keeps pumping inspiration into our lives via the creative arts—not only in the audio realm but also the visual artists. We’ve already taken a look at the illest Biggie murals, now let’s turn our attention to some of the other works created in honor of B.I.G. This is much more than eye candy; it’s an eye feast. A full-course meal of drawings, illustrations, paintings, and animations in honor of Biggie—plus a bonus Buddha sculpture. You like art? You like Big? You’ll like this. Get to it:
Biggie sees with his third eye. Illustration by Chris5ny.
“Biggie Snacks” by Billy Nunez.
Of course, South Park reincarnated him once.
“Biggie Says Make Your Wish” by Aaron Jasinski.
That time Doves reimagined him as a samurai master for his Japanese-themed show.
He was king of the jungle, after all. By Marco Frabotti.
Side A and Side B – “Target Demo” by Tes One.
Biggie on Biggie on Biggie by Reena Rae.
Diddy was thinking about copping this painting by Zeem Rock.
The Coogi sweater did kinda resemble a lava lamp. Painting by Black Ink Art.
The meme-ification of art has its upsides. By ARTGOON365.
He wasn’t a dream for us. By Orlando Graphics.
Why Chris Visions paired Javier Bardem with Biggie, we’re not sure. But it’s cool.
Miles Hooks cuts to the heart of the matter.
#teamSimpsons all day. Via Melting Blog Tumblr.
That Coogi was so identifiable tho. Via Black-Exchange blog.
Some sharp linework by Sam Cividanis.