In honor of the now famous Italian student who smashed an ancient Greek statue in pursuit of a selfie (and simultaneously exemplified everything people dislike about Millennials), we’ve rounded up some of the best art world selfies that we could find on the web. Don’t worry, art lovers, no more statues were harmed in the making of this article.
Andrea Rosen’s selfie with Jordan Wolfson’s creation at David Zwirner.
Hyperallergic’s Hrag Vartanian takes a selfie with Larry Krone’s “I’m Bad (He’s Bad)”.
Laurie Simmons‘ “Redhead/Red Dress/Selfie” proves that you need not be human to take a perfect selfie.
Source: Courtesy the artist, Salon 94.
Fitz & Co’s Rebecca Taylor takes a shot at the #ArtSelfie Mothership (Yayoi Kusama’s “I Who Have Arrived in Heaven”)
Val Kilmer takes a selfie (with Javier Bardem and Tilda Swinton) at Gagosian Gallery.
Klaus Biesenbach’s mid-shave selfie.
Model China Chow’s Koons selfie at Art Basel Miami.
Self-proclaimed selfie fan Ai WeiWei with entrepreneur Lapo Elkann.
Artist Alex McLeod’s selfie with Brillo box.
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