About this collection

Step into a world where resilience and artistry intertwine, where the essence of protective hairstyles converge with the timeless elegance of the humble du-rag. In this groundbreaking art project, titled Beauty Supply Is Out of Du-Rags, I, as a Black man and artist, invite you to join me on a transformative exploration of culture, self-expression, and the enduring allure of classic style.

Immerse yourself in a tapestry of innovation as I pave the way for the first-ever on-chain generative art project featuring braids and locs. By merging the power of generative code with the rich heritage of these hairstyles, each cascading braid and meticulously crafted loc emerges as a vibrant homage to the intricate art of hair protection.

Within this digital landscape, Beauty Supply Is Out of Du-Rags transcends the boundaries of traditional mediums, leaving an indelible mark in the world of art and technology. It celebrates the timeless relationship between style and functionality, where du-rags become essential accessories in preserving the vitality and longevity of our meticulously crafted hair.

Together, let's unveil the unwavering strength and grace that these protective hairstyles embody. Witness the convergence of art and necessity as the generative code meticulously replicates the artistry of skilled hairstylists, while honoring the importance of preserving and celebrating our shared heritage.

This groundbreaking project not only sparks meaningful conversations but also reflects my personal journey as a Black man and artist. Beauty Supply Is Out of Du-Rags represents my deep passion for artistic exploration, cultural expression, and self-empowerment.

Embark on this immersive journey with me, where the du-rag becomes a symbol of empowerment and personal expression. Experience Beauty Supply Is Out of Du-Rags: A Personal Synthesis of Protection and Timeless Style, an artistic fusion that pays homage to our collective history, celebrates individuality, and inspires a legacy of beauty."

Creative Credit

Ed Balloon Team Ed Dave Dan

About the artist

Ed Balloon

Fuck the metaverse!