Selfies

Art

The Quest for Selfies Has Cost the Art World at Least $1.5 Million

Are selfies the enemy of art?
Emma Specter
11.9.18
Instagram

A Guide to Being Less Embarrassing On Instagram, for Straight Men

An explainer from a straight man who knows what he's talking about.
Sam Diss
11.8.18
Social Media

Watch These Students Jump off Roofs for Instagram Glory

Are you surprised it’s happening at Western?
Sarah Berman
10.30.18
Photography

How to Understand the Power of a Self-Portrait with Artist Anne Collier

In a rare interview, the American visual artist discusses her project Women with Cameras (Self Portrait) a collection of selfies from the past four decades.
Ryan White
8.14.18
Munchies

Apparently Pizza Is the Most Photographed Food on Instagram

A new Italian study claims that of the 300 million food photos uploaded to Instagram, 17 million contain the hashtag “pizza.”
Phoebe Hurst
8.14.18
Selfies

Exploring That Timeless Question: Is an Art Show About the Art or the Selfies?

Yeah, sure, it looks great, but can I take a selfie in front of it?
Galatia Puspasani
6.4.18
Art

It's Time to Stop Hating on Museum Selfies

Between Yayoi Kusama’s “Infinity” rooms and The Museum of Ice Cream, 2017 was the year of the art selfie. But are anxieties over Instagram's effect on museum culture another approach to keeping the art world insular?
Sarah Burke
12.13.17
Selfies

The Selfie Monkey Goes to the Ninth Circuit

Twist: There are two selfie monkeys.
Sarah Jeong
7.17.17
Selfies

A Girl’s Guide to Looking Good In Every Picture

Look, it’s bloomin’ hard to hit the nail on the proverbial head every time, but here’s how.
Bertie Brandes
7.13.17
Selfies

Good Sides Are Real: Science Has Discovered the Best Angle for Taking Selfies

By studying thousands of Instagram posts, researchers have made a very beneficial scientific breakthrough.
Kimberley Lawson
4.18.17