#Selfie: Self Portraits from the Permanent Collection

Selfie: Self Portraits From the Permanent Collection considers both well-known and little seen self-portraits from the Des Moines Art Center’s permanent collections through the filter of popular culture’s obsession with the “selfie." Learn more: http://bit.ly/1IXifKA
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Ragnar Kjartansson (Icelandic, born 1976) / "Me and My Mother 1," 2001 / Video DVD / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Purchased with funds from Kenneth E. Hartman by exchange, 2010.113 / Film still from Luhring Augustine, New York

Ragnar Kjartansson (Icelandic, born 1976) / "Me and My Mother 1," 2001 / Video DVD / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Purchased with funds from Kenneth E. Hartman by exchange, 2010.113 / Film still from Luhring Augustine, New York

Danny Lyon (American, born 1942) / "My Triumph, broken gearbox spring, New Orleans," 1964, printed 2006 / Silver gelatin print / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Gift of Jeff Perry in honor of Myron and Jacqueline Blank, 2009.129 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Danny Lyon (American, born 1942) / "My Triumph, broken gearbox spring, New Orleans," 1964, printed 2006 / Silver gelatin print / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Gift of Jeff Perry in honor of Myron and Jacqueline Blank, 2009.129 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Francesco Clemente (Italian, born 1952) / "I - Self portrait," 1982 / Color woodcut on paper / 	Des Moines Art Center; Paul and Anastasia Polydoran Collection, 2008.47 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Francesco Clemente (Italian, born 1952) / "I - Self portrait," 1982 / Color woodcut on paper / Des Moines Art Center; Paul and Anastasia Polydoran Collection, 2008.47 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Man Ray (American, 1890 – 1976) / "Self Portrait (solarized)," c. 1932 / Gelatin silver print / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Purchased with funds from the Mildred M. Bohen Deaccessioning Fund, 2008.37 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Man Ray (American, 1890 – 1976) / "Self Portrait (solarized)," c. 1932 / Gelatin silver print / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Purchased with funds from the Mildred M. Bohen Deaccessioning Fund, 2008.37 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Ana Mendieta (Cuban-American, 1948 – 1985) / "Untitled," from the "Silueta" series, 1978 / 	Unique lifetime color photograph mounted on board documenting silueta with fire and gunpowder, Iowa / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Purchased with funds from Rose F. Rosenfield, 1997.78 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Ana Mendieta (Cuban-American, 1948 – 1985) / "Untitled," from the "Silueta" series, 1978 / Unique lifetime color photograph mounted on board documenting silueta with fire and gunpowder, Iowa / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Purchased with funds from Rose F. Rosenfield, 1997.78 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Ana Mendieta (Cuban-American, 1948 – 1985) / "Untitled," from the "Silueta" series, 1977 / 	Unique lifetime color photograph mounted on board documenting silueta with fire and gunpowder, Iowa / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Purchased with funds from Rose F. Rosenfield, 1997.77 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Ana Mendieta (Cuban-American, 1948 – 1985) / "Untitled," from the "Silueta" series, 1977 / Unique lifetime color photograph mounted on board documenting silueta with fire and gunpowder, Iowa / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Purchased with funds from Rose F. Rosenfield, 1997.77 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Andy Warhol (American, 1928 – 1987) / "Self Portrait with Skull," 1978 / Silkscreen ink on synthetic polymer paint on canvas / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Gift of Roy Halston Frowick, New York, 1986.33 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Andy Warhol (American, 1928 – 1987) / "Self Portrait with Skull," 1978 / Silkscreen ink on synthetic polymer paint on canvas / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Gift of Roy Halston Frowick, New York, 1986.33 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Andy Warhol (American, 1928 – 1987) / "Self Portrait with Skull," 1976 / Silkscreen ink on synthetic polymer paint on canvas / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Gift of Roy Halston Frowick, New York, 1986.32 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Andy Warhol (American, 1928 – 1987) / "Self Portrait with Skull," 1976 / Silkscreen ink on synthetic polymer paint on canvas / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Gift of Roy Halston Frowick, New York, 1986.32 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Andy Warhol (American, 1928 – 1987) / "Self Portrait with Skull," 1978 / Silkscreen ink on synthetic polymer paint on canvas / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Gift of Roy Halston Frowick, New York, 1986.34 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Andy Warhol (American, 1928 – 1987) / "Self Portrait with Skull," 1978 / Silkscreen ink on synthetic polymer paint on canvas / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Gift of Roy Halston Frowick, New York, 1986.34 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Otto Dix (German, 1891 – 1969) / "Self Portrait," n.d. / Ink on paper / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Gift of Serge Sabarsky, New York, 1974.116 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

Otto Dix (German, 1891 – 1969) / "Self Portrait," n.d. / Ink on paper / Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Gift of Serge Sabarsky, New York, 1974.116 / Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

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