• GIPHY Arts at Nasdaq

    August 9, 2019 by GIPHY Arts

    GIPHY has partnered with Nasdaq to illuminate their seven-story LED screen with animated artwork this summer. Participating GIF artists include Amir-Behan Jahanbin, Dax Norman, Jeron Braxton, Jordan Bruner and Minju An.

  • Nicole Daddona and Adam Shenkman On Creative Authenticity and Partnership

    August 1, 2019 by GIPHY Arts

    Chew On This is a speaker series created and hosted by GIPHY. The format is a 30 minute artist lecture presented by a single artist or team of artist using GIFs in their practice. On July 31st, we were joined by... more »

  • Erma Fiend On Self Portraiture and the Dimensions of Time

    July 26, 2019 by GIPHY Arts

    Chew On This is a speaker series created and hosted by GIPHY. The format is a 30 minute artist lecture presented by a single artist or team of artist using GIFs in their practice. The first public Chew On This... more »

  • LACMA

    August 29, 2018 by GIPHY Arts

    GIPHY teamed up with LACMA to celebrate the museum’s exhibition about the history of 3D. These original GIFs were inspired by LACMA’s “3D: Double Vision”. All GIFs were on view at LACMA via their wayfinding screen on the way into... more »

  • Welcome to GIPHY Arts!

    November 1, 2017 by GIPHY Arts

    GIPHY Arts is a division of GIPHY devoted to GIF art and artists. We hold and sponsor events, commission artworks, generate new creation tools, collaborate with institutions, and more.

  • The GIF Turns 30!

    June 15, 2017 by GIPHY Arts

    GIPHY Arts celebrated the GIF’s 30th birthday online and IRL! We produced Time_Frame, an IRL exhibition of GIF Art, made historyofthegif.com, and had a Twitter Party at #HappyBirthdayGIF! You can read more about Time_Frame here and the rest below! GIPHY Arts... more »

  • TIME_FRAME

    June 15, 2017 by GIPHY Arts

    GIPHY Arts celebrated the GIF’s 30th birthday with TIME_FRAME, a week-long gallery exhibition exploring the history of art online, and demonstrating the power of the GIF as a format guiding us into the future of visual culture. Featuring works by over... more »

  • The GIF Elevator

    June 1, 2017 by GIPHY Arts

    The GIF Elevator is an ongoing installation on display at the Museum of Moving Image showcasing the importance and diversity of GIF art today. Each year The GIF Elevator features newly commissioned GIFs by six artists, animators, and illustrators who represent some of... more »

  • JAMMERTIME

    May 24, 2017 by GIPHY Arts

    JAMMERTIME was an IRL experimental collaborative project curated by Paul Windle exploring the realms of improvisation, stream of consciousness, and call and response art making. Over the course of 48 hours, participating artists created work together IRL in a quick-paced... more »

  • The Shape Of Indoor Space

    April 7, 2017 by GIPHY Arts

    GIPHY Arts commissioned artist Peter Burr to create theshapeofindoor.space, a browser-sized work composed of 12 GIFs that together create a mesmerizing, pixelated patchwork maze. theshapeofindoor.space depicts a section of a sprawling unfinished labyrinth. The form and philosophy of this structure was inspired... more »