how selfies destroy our self-esteem
In their new book 'Mixed Feelings: Exploring Modern Life and the Internet, One Discussion at a Time', journalist Sarah Raphael and model Naomi Shimada break down what social media is really doing to our self-worth.
these powerful self-portraits are about reclaiming your body after rape
How artist Ciarra K. Walters is using photography to talk about trauma.
your selfies actually make you (post)human
In 'Faceworld,' theoretician Marion Zilio shows how selfies allow us access to previously hidden parts of ourselves
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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.
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.
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.
the genius twitter account turning paparazzi shots into masterpieces
Because, let’s face it, Kim K selfies and Beyoncé birth announcements are basically art.
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.
michele bisaillon uses mirrors to create ingenious feminist selfies
The California artist uses social media to share candid reflections of herself—and womanhood.
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.
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.
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.