Livraison gratuite dans le monde entier

Le 1er musée du selfie à Los Angeles - Fineartsfrance

A museum dedicated to the history and art of ‘selfies’ in Los Angeles

April 05, 2018

The Museum of Selfies in Glendale is the creation of Tommy Honton and Tair Mamedov, two escape-room designers who, together, wanted to explore the history of the selfie and why people feel the need to capture and reproduce images of themselves.

A few of the interactive installations across the 8,000-square-feet of museum space will include a faux skyscraper that people can climb for a rooftop selfie, a "bathroom selfie" area configured as a two-sided room and an exhibit for the ubiquitous "food selfie."

There will also be an exhibit dedicated to the pitfalls of narcissism, examining the unusual number of deaths from ambitious selfie attempts.

Much of the art on display was designed and commissioned by Honton and Mamedov as well as work by artists inspired by the the subject matter.

Honton said that, although he's taken a few licks from the "serious" art world since he announced the project, he thinks those who enter the museum as skeptics will leave happy.

Leave a comment

Also in Informations

Exposition Magritte au musée d'art contemporain de San Francisco - Fineartsfrance
René Magritte: The Fifth Season Exhibition at the San Francisco Museum

September 25, 2018

René Magritte, la 5ème saison, est présenté en exclusivité au Musée d'art moderne  de San Francisco (SFMOMA) du 19 mai au 28 octobre 2018 -  et se concentre sur la seconde moitié de la carrière de Magritte, de 1943 jusqu' à 1967, une période de transformation et de revitalisation remarquable pour l'artiste.

Read More

Le musée Guggenheim explore les décennies de travaux artistique d'un maître du 20e siècle, Giacometti - Fineartsfrance
Guggenheim museum explores Decades of Work by 20th-Century Master, Giacometti

June 28, 2018

Read More

Présentation des dernières oeuvres de Magritte à San Francisco - Fineartsfrance
Exclusive Presentation of Magritte’s Late Paintings in San Francisco

June 15, 2018

Read More