NARGIFSUS – No Fucks Given

NARGIFSUS, the closing eent for Carla Gannis’ second solo show, took plcae on 19th March at TRANSFER in New York. It featured works by 58 artists each responding to the them of selfies. As of 20th all of the gifs are now online 🙂 Below you can see my gif, No Fucks Given:

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For NARGIFSUS artist Carla Gannis and curator Tina Sauerländer invited 50+ international artists to present animated GIF “Selfie-Self Portraits” that provide a broad range of artistic perspectives on contemporary selfie culture and self-display. This online exhibition (released March 20, 2016) follows the NARGIFSUS SCREENING at TRANSFER Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, on the occasion of the closing event of Carla Gannis’s solo show A Subject Self-Defined on March 19, 2016.

The Selfie Drawings by Carla Gannis, which are the prelude to the works in the show at TRANSFER, were part of the group show Porn to Pizza—Domestic ClichĂ©s curated by Tina Sauerländer at DAM Gallery in Berlin in 2015. The topic of the exhibition, the change of private and personal comfort zones in the Digital Age, complements Gannis’s The Selfie Drawings that deal with contemporary states of analog-virtual hybridity and identity performance.

NARGIFSUS - No Fucks Given

NARGIFSUS - No Fucks Given

NARGIFSUS, 19th March

Happy to be part of NARGIFSUS, which is part of the closing event at TRANSFER for Carla Gannis‘ second solo show, A SUBJECT SELF DEFINED.

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NARGIFSUS takes place on the occasion of the closing of the solo exhibition ‘A Subject Self-Defined’ by Carla Gannis. The Selfie Drawings by the artist, which are the prelude to the works on view at TRANSFER Gallery, were part of the group show Porn to Pizza—Domestic ClichĂ©s curated by Tina Sauerländer at DAM Gallery in Berlin last year.

The topic of the show, the change of personal comfort zones in the Digital Age, complements The Selfie Drawings that deal with contemporary states of analog-virtual hybridity and identity performance.

Between 18:00-22:00 gifs and images from over 60 artists will be displayed at the gallery in Brooklyn, New York. I, of course, can’t be there (unless someone can lend give me ÂŁ2000) but y’all should if you live there. The gifs will be online soon!