On Baby Goats and the #SoothingContent Economy
When we need our spiritual timelines cleansed, can the aesthetic livestock of Instagram save us?
Please Tell Me Something, Anything, About Myself
Instagram’s “Which ____ are you?” augmented reality filters offer fictional catharsis for depleted souls, yearning to be assessed.
Logging On to See the Surreal Where It Isn’t
Why does scrolling on my phone feel even more… avant-garde than usual?
The '2 Lizards' of the Apocalypse
A new web series by artist Meriem Bennani and filmmaker Orian Barki is a COVID-induced fever dream—and a welcome digital companion in these weird times.
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Martina Cox's Curtain Call
The up-and-coming young designer reverses the gaze on to the viewer
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Under Her Eye with Artist Polina Osipova
Meet the 21-year-old Instagram artist who’s bejewelling Russian folklore for the 21st century.
Wanted: Anonymous Selfies
Behold @wrongeye4ever, the anti-instagram account that’s getting turned into a book.
The Business of Knowing Who Wore What When ASAP
Ever wonder what your favorite celeb is wearing, how much it costs, and where you can get the same item for yourself? There's an Instagram account for that.
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On Instagram, Experimenting Beyond the Human Condition
The newest range of filters isn't about trying on a lipstick shade or a flower crown—but about becoming someTHING else entirely.
Who Is She? The Dystopian Vision of Makeup Artist Mimi Choi
Ezra Miller’s Met Gala MUA on her vivid creations, articulating her hallucinations and sleep paralysis.
Who Should Be Instagram's 'Meme Liaison'?
We have a few suggestions.
Why is This Danny Devito Crop Top Haunting Me On Instagram?
The latest installment in the saga of “it started on TikTok and now it’s in all of our lives.”