SIONA WILSON is associate professor of art history at the College of Staten Island and the Graduate Center, the City University of New York. She is the author of Art Labors, Sex Politics: Feminist Effects in 1970s British Art and Performance (University of Minnesota Press, 2015). A contributing writer to Art Review, her scholarly publishing on sexual difference and the political, contemporary photography, experimental film and performance can be found in journals such as Third Text, Art History, Oxford Art Journal, and Women’s Studies Quarterly.
THE HELD ESSAYS ON VISUAL ART
By Siona Wilson
Troubled Sleep, Sugar High
Im not the first to comment on the selfie-mania that accompanied last summers most popular New York art-world event, Kara Walkers A Subtlety.