SELF refers to today’s obsession with selfies. But while the technology has changed, the practice of self-observation actually goes back centuries.
Christian Borstlap got his idea for SELF, where you can take 190 selfies through an installation of mirrors, from Rembrandt’s numerous self-portraits. Rembrandt made more brutally honest ‘selfies’ than any other great artist before him – or since.
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