August 29, 2018 4:16 pm 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 the exhibition from August 2018 to March 31st, 2019. Participating artists included Michel Poisson, Nate […]

The GIF Elevator

June 1, 2017 10:42 pm 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 the most important and influential GIF makers working today. The inaugural artists for 2017 were […]

BSMT: Surface

March 11, 2017 7:28 pm by GIPHY Arts

GIPHY partnered with Mana Contemporary to present Surface, a group exhibition that inaugurated Mana BSMT’s 3,000 square foot gallery. It featured work by five prominent GIF artists and Mana BSMT Residents: Matthias Brown (Traceloops), Sam Cannon, Julian Glander, Thoka Maer, and Hayden Zezula (Zolloc). This exhibition was their first exploration into creating work that can only […]

PAPER: GIPHY Artist Spotlight

July 11, 2016 4:39 pm by GIPHY Arts

GIPHY partnered with PAPER for an interview series showcasing the various ways artists on GIPHY are working within the realm of GIF art. GIPHY Artist Spotlights include interviews with Anthony Antonellis, Jason Hsu, Sasha Katz, Diane Zhou, Juno Calypso, Jess Mac, Jamie Wolfe, John Fogarty and Grande Dame. You can read them here! Jason Hsu offers a peephole into […]