Selfies

Photography

how to understand the power of a self-portrait with artist anne collier

In a rare interview, the American visual artist Anne Collier discusses her project Women with Cameras (Self Portrait) -- a collection of selfies from the past four decades.
Ryan White
8.10.18
Culture

these kim kardashian selfies are remarkably like history’s greatest self-portraits

We took some of the best images from Phaidon’s new Five Hundred Self-Portraits and cross referenced them with posts from Kim Kardashian’s Instagram.
Matthew Whitehouse
4.4.18
Culture

petra cortright turns camgirling into feminist art

Petra Cortright has been putting her image online for over a decade. As her new show 'CAM WORLS' opens in Los Angeles, the pioneering post-internet artist talks selfies vs. self-portraits, and why she doesn't use Snapchat.
Nadja Sayej
2.26.18
Arts

selfies from the inside - a new zine is documenting the lives of young prisoners

The reality of life for Britain’s young prisoners will be exposed in a photo zine published later this year, at a time when violence, understaffing and budget cuts have created a crisis so urgent that it’s been suggested the army might be sent into jails.
Emma Finamore
11.4.17
News

your iphone recognises your bra pics and sorts them into a folder

Sorry, your “brassiere,” because clearly Apple’s language isn’t as modern as its technology.
Georgie Wright
11.1.17
Culture

a scientific investigation into why lift selfies are the best selfies

For starters, i-D basically invented them.
Georgie Wright
8.11.17
Arts

the genius twitter account turning paparazzi shots into masterpieces

Because, let’s face it, Kim K selfies and Beyoncé birth announcements are basically art.
Roisin Lanigan
7.21.17
Arts

tear_net and the value of the crying selfies

Inside the Instagram project celebrating your despair and narcissism. We promise it’s less depressing than it sounds.
Hilary Bourke
5.4.17
News

kim kardashian is releasing a new ‘selfish’ co-starring north and saint

Check out the new cover from the Selfie Queen's second edition of her seminal best-seller.
Hannah Ongley
8.12.16
News

muslim teen crashes anti-muslim rally with epic selfies

Zakia Belkhiri, unintentional activist and Leonardo DiCaprio fan, had the perfect response to hateful protesters.
Hannah Ongley
5.19.16
Think Pieces

naked selfies are about so much more than attention

There is an emotional and social upside of posting NSFW pictures of yourself online.
5.17.16
News

kim kardashian won the first ‘break the internet’ award

No matter your opinion of the reality queen, there is no denying her use of the Internet has totally changed celebrity culture.
Wendy Syfret
5.12.16