Vikki Tobak

Contact High Project

VIKKI TOBAK is the author of "Contact High: A Visual History of HipHop." She is a journalist whose writing has appeared in The FADER, Complex, Mass Appeal, Paper Magazine, iD Magazin, The Detroit News, Vibe, The Undefeated, and many others. She is a former producer and columnist for CBS, CNN, Bloomberg News, TechTV and other leading media organizations. Vikki is the founding curator of FotoDC's film program, and served as the art commissioner/curator for the Palo Alto Public Art Commission in Silicon Valley. She has lectured about music photogray at American University, The National Gallery, Chicago Cultural Institute, Museum of the African Diaspora, VOLTA, Photoville and the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit.

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