8 New Books from Legendary Photographer Ernie Paniccioli
F R O M L E G E N D A R Y P H O T O G R A P H E R
E R N I E P A N I C C I O L I
Over 3 Decades of Images featured in 8 New Self-Published Books Available Exclusively through stores.lulu.com/ErniePaniccioli
68 photos including Afrika Bambaataa, The Dalai Lama, Rakim, Yo Yo, James Brown, Chaka Khan, GrandMaster Caz, 50 Cent, Grandmaster Flash, Pavarotti, Johnny Depp, Bootsy Collins, Queen Latifah, Will Smith, Kid Rock, Prince, Jay Z, Sting, Elton John, La India, Blondie, Janet and Michael Jackson, Mos Def, Andy Warhol, Shakira, Tito Puente, Dennis Hopper, Ricky Martin and more by award winning photographer, Ernie Paniccioli. Overstandings by Afrika Bambaataa, Chuck D and KRS One. Intro by Sam Greenlee, author of “The Spook Who Sat by The Door”
73 Pages. Print: $24.86 and Download: $9.38
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Photos from 1979-2008 including LEE, DEZ, VULCAN, Keith Haring, TATS CRU, WALLNUTS, BEEN, KANO, KAOS, TOO FLY, MERES, JAMES TOP, many years of Graffiti Hall of Fame celebrations and more from a photographer who has devoted more than three and a half decades to photographing Graffiti around the world. “I am in love with the art form but did not want to add just another high minded, serious, thoughtful look at Graffiti, nor did I desire to just overwhelm the reader with hundreds of bright, well lit, perfectly composed murals. Instead I wanted to take the reader on a fun, odd, eclectic, creative look at the art itself as well as the environment it which this art form springs.” – Ernie Paniccioli
78 pages. Print: $24.98 Download: $5.00
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70 rare images of celebrities including Stevie Wonder, Peter Gabriel, Dave Chappelle, Nas, Shabba Ranks, Busy Bee, DMX, Wesley Snipes, Ossie Davis, Jam Master Jay, Buju Banton, George Clinton, JFK Jr., Al Sharpton, Ravi Shankar, Kwame Toure, Beenie Man, Wyclef, Muhammad Ali, Anthony Quinn, Melvin Van Peebles, Usher, Shaq, Chris Rock, Bobby Brown, Dick Gregory, Lou Rawls, Sean Combs, Anita Baker, Michael Jordan, Nancy Wilson, Mele Mel, Jimmy Carter, Professor X, Jesse Jackson, John Singleton, BB King, Slick Rick, Kool G Rap, Frank Sinatra and more!
75 Pages. Print: $24.90. Download: $6.25
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Nearly 80 photos covering the personal, spiritual, magical, uplifting and creative output of a man who has devoted his life to exploring the connection between all people. Also a moving poem by award winning spoken word artist Jessica Care Moore. Images include: Beenie Man, Cypress Hill, Nas, Damien Marley, Junior Kelly, Professor X, Bootsy Collins, Afrika Bambaataa, Lauren Hill, Sista Souljah, Ice Cube, Michael Jordan, Flava Flav, New Kids on The Block, Q Tip, Richie Havens, Ricky Martin, Marc Anthony and more.
89 Pages, Print: $26.99. Download: $5.00
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Ernie Paniccioli 4 Decades of Artwork
4 DECADES OF ARTWORK 1967-2007
A private limited edition Collectors Item.
Limited to 25 copies worldwide.
53 Pages, Print: $68.09. Download: $37.50
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Punk Life by Ernie Paniccioli PUNK LIFE
Punk Life is a look at the movement in NYC from 1983-1985. The award winning author of “Who Shot Ya? has compiled dozens of never before seen up close and personal photographs of the lifestyle, fashion and attitude. This book is a tribute to the punk lifestyle, not the bands, which makes it so unique.
56 Pages. Print: $22.93. Download: $6.25
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The Truth by Ernie Paniccioli
“The Truth” is a full color photo essay comprised of the most beautiful people and places that have had a profound effect on my either visually or emotionally or both. Photos include Afrika Bambaataa, Queen Mother Moore, Brother J, Nelson Mandela, Malik Shabazz and more.
49 Pages. Print: $19.99. Download: $3.75
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Ernie Paniccioli 4 Decades of Color Artwork ERNIE PANICCIOLI
4 DECADES OF COLOR ARTWORK 1962-2007
44 Pages. Print: $30.01. Download: $15.00
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About Ernie Paniccioli
Before Rap and Hip Hop videos adorned screens and airwaves all over the world, Ernie with his endless drive and intuitive style of photography, was beginning to help artists like Slick Rick, Grandmaster Flash, The Rock Steady Crew, Doug E. Fresh, Ice Cube, Queen Latifah, Public Enemy, Salt-N-Pepa and many many more. His work has decorated such illustrious publications as Rolling Stone, Vibe, The New York Times, Newsweek, Life, SPIN and Ebony. He has also shot for MTV and VH1 and has photos published in books, on album covers and posters throughout the globe. Paniccioli’s work has also been displayed in various exhibits including The New York City Urban Experience Museum where 110 pieces from his Hip Hop Gallery were displayed making it the largest one man photography show in New York City history. When asked which of his photographs is his favorite, Ernie responds “My favorite photograph is my next one.”
Ernie has lectured on the art and nature of Hip Hop at numerous universities and other forums throughout the nation and has appeared as a a dynamic guest speaker on hundreds of radio stations. Paniccioli’s overwhelming drive and determination has lead to his most recent accomplishments: In November 2007, his film, “The Other Side of Hip Hop” on his life, art politics and photography was been awarded Best Documentary in the 2007 Big Apple Film Festival. . It has also screened at The San Diego Black Film Festival. In December, 2007, Ernie appeared in Oscar winning Phillip Seymour Hoffman’s play, “The Long Red Road”, at the Public Theatre. This year, he self published eight new books available only through stores.lulu.com/ErniePaniccioli.
Although some might say that Hip Hop today has fallen off its base, according to Ernie, “We need not look further than the world that surrounds us. Hip Hop is a mirror of society. The problem is not Hip Hop moving in the wrong direction, it’s us. We are the ones moving off track.”
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