With +37k #artselfie hashtags on Instagram, it’s clear social media has morphed the art experience. But how will art mutate social media and tech? Starting with Amalia Ulman's 2014 “Excellences and Perfections” on Instagram, we know the distinction between art and content is now unclear. With the formation of the +ArtApp collective, petitioning for an “Art” category in Apple's App Store, it's obvious art can push tech in new directions. This session gathers people interested in the future of art in tech and social media. How will art influence tech and social media? Let's discuss!
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