Alan “Ket One” Ket

Alan KetIn Alan Ket is an artist, photographer, author, curator and marketer. His photographs have appeared in Rolling Stone, The New York Times Magazine, The London Sunday Telegraph, The Source, and Vibe. Early in his career Ket launched Stress, a hip-hop magazine credited for breaking such artists as Jay-Z, Foxy Brown, Eminem, and Raekwon, among others. He spun Stress off into an internationally published Spanish language version of the magazine called Hip Hop Nation. In 2001, with Marc Ecko, he created the very successful men's fashion magazine Complex. In 2009 he helped re-launch Vibe magazine as a consultant, photography director and producer. In this role he has worked with all the top music artists of today including 50 Cent, Eminem, Justin Beiber, and Erykah Badu.

Art by Alan Ket