'An Instantaneous Medium: How Instagram is Influencing the Art World' by Newlin Tillotson, Artsy

Inside Out Project - Oeil Trame #7, 2012  by JR, Galerie Perrotin

Inside Out Project - Oeil Trame #7, 2012  by JR, Galerie Perrotin

"Thomas, Paglen, and JR join a community of other artists on Instagram. With more than 73,000 followers, photographer and mixed-media artist Vik Muniz, @vikmuniz, captures images of his family and stunning landscapes from his travels. Photographer Alex Prager, @alexprager, shares photos of artworks and musings from her life with 38,000 followers. Each artist varies in the way they engage with the app, but the opportunity for reaching a large art audience on Instagram is undeniable; everyone from friends and fans, to galleries and collectors can connect with artists almost instantaneously."

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