Penelope Umbrico

Penelope Umbrico’s photo-based installations, video, and digital media works explore the ever-increasing production and consumption of images on the Internet. She has been the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship among other awards, and her monograph, Penelope Umbrico (photographs), was published by Aperture in 2011. There are so many ways one [...]

Marvin Heiferman

Curator and writer Marvin Heiferman originates projects about photographs, imaging, and visual culture. His most recent book is Photography Changes Everything (2012). As clear as photographs may be, their use can turn unruly. One example: Marc Adelman’s Stelen (2007–11), an installation of 50 appropriated snapshots on view at The Jewish Museum before being withdrawn last summer. [...]

Paddy Johnson

Paddy Johnson is the founding Editor of Art Fag City and the Arts Editor for The L Magazine. She has also been published in New York Magazine, The Economist, and The Guardian. Johnson lectures internationally about art and the Internet. What do men who post pictures of themselves in front of Berlin’s Holocaust Memorial want to tell potential partners? [...]