Though rap can be incredibly descriptive, it doesn’t always have a lot in common aesthetically with the visual arts. Then again, rappers and visual artists tend to share many similarities—in practice, in lifestyle, in mass appeal. Sure, Kanye’s all on about Le Corbusier of late, but we can imagine many rappers as some of the artists we know and love. Connect the dots between hip-hop and the art world with The Rapper Equivalents of Favorite Artists.

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