On Display Through March 8th

Self-Portraits not #Selfies

selfie, selfies, panopticon gallery, exhibitions A popular thing among people with camera-enabled cell phones has been their ability to create #selfies. This is a relatively new term to define an instant self portrait. The act of self portraiture isn’t new. Some are elaborate and have props, some are abstract, some are in grand settings, while others might be created using just a simple back drop.

Is there a difference between self portraits and #selfies? In our upcoming exhibition, on display from January 16-March 8, 2015 (Continued...)