Though you will likely never see the two share exhibition space, the similarities between selfies and self-portraiture are difficult to ignore. Thus we took to Twitter and asked, “Selfies and Self-Portraiture: Are they related?” Here is just some of the ensuing conversation:
#TwitterCrit is a series of critical discussions, 140 characters at a time. The series serves to devote serious thought to issues in art and highlight social media as a vehicle for lively discourse. Stay tuned for future #TwitterCrit sessions.