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 over 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
4.3.18
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
Art

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
News

the saatchi gallery wants to see your best selfie

As part of its upcoming exhibition, the London institution is running a competition to find the ultimate selfie.
Felix Petty
2.27.17
Photography

michele bisaillon uses mirrors to create ingenious feminist selfies

The California artist uses social media to share candid reflections of herself—and womanhood.
Zio Baritaux
8.23.16
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

iranian men are taking selfies in hijabs to show solidarity with women

At a time when the Iranian government is arresting women for posting unveiled photos on Instagram, the men's selfies are making a very important statement.
Hannah Ongley
7.29.16
News

our selfies aren't as cute as we think they are, says study

A new study finds that regular selfie-takers might be seriously overestimating their perceived hotness.
Hannah Ongley
5.25.16
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
Culture

naked selfies are about so much more than attention

We speak to Matthew Hart, a PhD student researching the selfie, about why there is an emotional and social upside of posting NSFW pictures of yourself online.
5.17.16
News

why rowan blanchard wants to be more like kanye west

The 'Girl Meets World' star talks confidence, selfies, and why young women often feel guilty about promoting their work.
Hannah Ongley
4.18.16