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Borzello, F. (2018) Seeing Ourselves: Women’s Self Portraits. London: Thames and Hudson.

Higgie, J (2021) The Mirror and the Palette: Rebellion, Revolution and Resilience: 500 years of Women's Self Portraits. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson


Higgins, J. (2013) 21st Century Portraits. London: National Portrait Gallery.


Katz, J. D. (2010) Hide/Seek: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture. Washington: Smithsonian.


Meskimmon, M. (1996) The Art of Reflection: Women Artists’ Self-Portraiture in the Twentieth Century. London: Scarlet Press.

Mullins, C (2006) Painting People: The state of the art. London: Thames and Hudson


Peraica, A. (2017) Culture of the Selfie: Self-Representation in Contemporary Visual Culture. Amsterdam: Institute of Network Cultures e-book:


Wendt, B. (2014) The Allure of the Selfie: Instagram and the New Self-Portrait (Network Notebook no. 08). Amsterdam: Institute of Network Cultures very short e-book:


Black Portraiture[s] II Revisited: Imaging the Black Body and Re-Staging Histories conference videos:


Paul Thek, Untitled (Man with Canon),

ca. 1984 - 1987

Coloured crayon and oil crayon

on canvas board

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