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The Selfie Show

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The Selfie Show
Curated by: Jef Bourgeau

7 North Saginaw
Pontiac, MI 48342
September 21st, 2014 - October 24th, 2014
Opening: September 21st, 2014 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.detroitmona.com/
COUNTRY:  
United States
EMAIL:  
detroitmona@aol.com
PHONE:  
248-210-7560
OPEN HOURS:  
1pm - 5pm Thursday and Saturday, or, by appointment
TAGS:  
modern, photography

DESCRIPTION

Self-portraiture has been a staple of artistic practice for centuries.  But … Is the selfie a new and legitimate art form? Has the selfie set itself apart from the self-portrait, ushering in a new style of artistic representation?

The reality of our personal identity is that it is not only fluid but also self-assigned. As individuals in the Digital Age, we have more control of the construction of our own identity than ever.

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