Jay-Z, in collaboration with Roc Nation, Christie’s, and the Brooklyn Public Library, is offering fans a unique opportunity to acquire a rare piece of memorabilia associated with ‘The Book of HOV’ ongoing tribute exhibit.
This exclusive item, a Pinel et Pinel black leather case personally signed by the rapper, will be auctioned off, with all proceeds directly benefiting the library.
Included within the distinctive case are a metal bookmark, a commemorative card for The Book of HOV, and 13 one-of-a-kind metal library cards featuring diverse artwork from Jay-Z’s solo studio albums.
This collection pays homage to the global impact of the Brooklyn-born artist, highlighting his roles as a musician, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. The 13 library cards are replicas of the metallic cards initially created by Roc Nation for exhibit attendees.
To showcase this remarkable memorabilia, the case and cards will be on public display at Christie’s Rockefeller Center galleries from December 1 to December 5. ‘The Book of HOV,’ which opened on July 14, has garnered immense attention, attracting over 600,000 visitors.
Desiree Perez, CEO of Roc Nation, expressed the overwhelming response to the exhibit, emphasizing its purpose in reminding people of the inherent genius within everyone and promoting accessibility to knowledge and opportunities.
Linda Johnson, President and CEO of the Brooklyn Public Library, echoed these sentiments, expressing gratitude for the support from Roc Nation and Jay-Z’s global fanbase.
The single-lot auction for this exclusive memorabilia is scheduled to take place online at Christies.com, accepting bids from November 29 to December 5. Don’t miss the chance to own a piece of Jay-Z’s extraordinary journey and contribute to the library’s continued success.