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Self Portrait

Frida Kahlo's Many Self Portraits Are Now Emoji, Or Rather, FridaMoji

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.17.2017 | Arts

Step aside Kim Kardashian, there’s a new emoji queen in town. A set of 160 emoji featuring the stunning face of feminist art icon Frida Kahlo is hea...

Haunting Photos Tell The Story Of 'A Girl Who Tried To Disappear'

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.19.2016 | Arts

Warning: This post contains nudity and may not be appropriate for work. If you go to photographer Viktória Kollerová’s blog, the tagline reads "A...

Self Portrait - Dialogue With Emma Sulkowicz and an Inanimate Object

JK Russ | Posted 03.08.2017 | Arts
JK Russ

The white platform is already showing traces of numerous visitors to Emma Sulkowicz's Self Portrait project at Coagula Curatorial gallery in Chinatown...

The Chicest Way To Channel Your Inner Reese Witherspoon

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 03.30.2015 | Style

Who's the next great fashion designer? We're on the lookout for the lesser-known or up-and-coming stars who are creating collections and careers worth...

In A New Take On The Selfie, This Artist Casts His Own Dead Body

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 02.03.2015 | Arts

An artist by the name of Jeremy Millar is freaking out art lovers en masse with his piece "Self-Portrait as a Drowned Man (The Willows)," now showing ...

Jane Szabo: Sense of Self

Shana Nys Dambrot | Posted 09.05.2014 | Arts
Shana Nys Dambrot

The images in Jane Szabo's Sense of Self exists at the intersection of multiple threads of contemporary photography.

'Me So Selfie' Is The Anthem Of Our Time

Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy

Sure, we've said things are the anthem of our time before, but the new track "Me So Selfie" by Tim Fite and Bonaparte really is... for reals....

Write. Send. Read. Delete.

Olek | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

It has never been just a crocheted room. It is my comment on life, communication, modern relationships, private versus public. Everything that enters or leaves me will sooner or later become a crocheted work or inspire one.

Self-Portrait Discovery Shows Baudelaire In New Light

Reuters | Posted 06.18.2013 | Arts

PARIS, April 18 (Reuters) - The discovery of a lost self-portrait of Charles Baudelaire has rekindled interest in the 19th century French poet, reve...

Art -- Not Necessarily the Work of Superior Souls

Liana Finck | Posted 04.16.2013 | Arts
Liana Finck

I am surprised that I like art made by a president I hated. And I am extremely annoyed with myself for being surprised.

Self-Imaging: Are You Opting Out of the Bigger Picture?

Sheila Moeschen | Posted 01.01.2013 | Women
Sheila Moeschen

When you're growing up, you're at the mercy of other people's clicks and captures. As an adult, the deliberate effort to shift focus back to yourself becomes weightier somehow, becomes a real act in the political sense and subsequently more difficult to enter into lightly for many of us.

Why I Took This Picture -- And Put It On The Internet

Stella Boonshoft | Posted 12.18.2012 | Women
Stella Boonshoft

This picture is for me. For the girl who hated her body so much she cried for hours over the fact she would never be thin. Who was teased and tormented and hurt just for being who she was. I'm so over that.

PHOTO: Monkey's Self-Portrait Is Bananas

The Huffington Post | Lee Hernandez | Posted 07.18.2012 | Green

Want to know how to take a great self-portrait that really brings out your eyes? Look no further than this monkey! The Houston Zoo tweeted this hil...

Happy Birthday Rembrandt!

Posted 07.15.2012 | Arts

Today we commemorate the birth of painter, etcher and self-portraitist extraordinaire, Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn. (We can see why he chose to go ...

Self-Portraits Made Of Frozen Blood

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.08.2012 | Arts

In the latest installment of art to haunt your dreams, we bring you Marc Quinn's self portraits made of frozen blood. For his ongoing self-portait pro...

Does Your Picnic Basket Define You?

Posted 04.20.2012 | Arts

Libby Black is a Berkeley-based artist who first became known for her DIY renditions of luxury products and brands. Kate Spade and caviar were her sub...

Artist Paints During His Decline From Alzheimer's

Posted 02.10.2012 | Arts

For over twelve years, William Utermohlen's mind slowly unraveled. He was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease in 1995, and "from that moment on, he beg...

Why Is This Woman Hurling Into Men?

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 01.21.2012 | Arts

Artist Lilly McElroy throws herself at men. The 32-year-old Angeleno has crossed the country photographing herself doing just that, for a photo se...

Photographer Takes Her Bathtub Everywhere

Posted 01.14.2012 | Arts

There's nothing more relaxing after a long day at the office than taking a dip in a nice, hot bath. Unless of course, you are photographing your naked...

Eleven for Eleven: Damien Hirst's Controversial Worldwide Exhibition

Artlog | Posted 03.14.2012 | Arts

Damien Hirst is coming to a town near you. In fact, his spot paintings will be on view at all eleven of the famous Gagosian galleries. On the occasion of the opening, provides you with eleven facts about the notorious spot paintings.

The Anti-Stuff Holiday Gift: My Son Reacts

Barbara Becker | Posted 02.21.2012 | Parents
Barbara Becker

It was a very risky idea, given how much he wanted Beats headphones and a Wii. But this past week I gave my tween-age son his holiday present, choosing to surprise him with the gift of an experience over a thing.

Self Portrait (PHOTOS)

Katherine Squier | Posted 12.31.2011 | Arts
Katherine Squier


PHOTOS: Happy Birthday Rembrandt!

Posted 09.14.2011 | Arts

Happy birthday to Rembrant van Rijn, who was born today, the 15th of July in 1606. A prominent painter and etcher of the Dutch Golden Age, Rembrant is...

The Outside Insider: New Work by Taravat Talepasand

Gabrielle Selz | Posted 07.25.2011 | Arts
Gabrielle Selz

Image-making is by definition always a process of objectification; Iranian-American artist Taravat Talepasand extends this process by incorporating the use of self-portraiture into her work.

Levi Van Veluw's Macabre & Humorous Self-Portraits

Posted 07.16.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful/Decay) Upon first viewing Levi Van Veluw’s photography, my mind immediately drew parallels to the resurgence in the interest in the ...