ART OF THE SELFIE
Ah, the selfie. A modern, yet age old, phenomenon made rampant by the everflowing increases in technology and photo-snapping smartphone devices. While some argue that selfies border on a mental condition—Selfitis—driven by a constant hunger for attention and lack of personal intimacy, others say it’s simply a form of expression, one practiced by all inquisitive walks of life for centuries. Painters used them as documentation, early muses used them as reference— read the interview from tapestry artist Erin Riley via the link below.
BL_NK WORLD is a multi-dimensional platform for the creative community. Working to fulfill the needs of creatives, we service the members of the community in 3 mediums. First, by curating exhibitions to showcase the work of the creative community while simultaneously holding a space where creatives, industry leaders, and tastemakers come together to connect, collaborate, and unite. The second medium, via our digital journal, we educate viewers as to the developments in the creative community, historical information, and message of wisdom & empowerment. The third medium consists of a focus to distribute the work of the creatives through our galleria, ranging from original artwork, photo prints, books, magazines, apparel, and lifestyle accessories. As we continue to grow, we will continue to leverage our resources to interconnect the community, allowing the creatives to continue creating, as we continue .....
Celebrating The UNCELEBRATED !