Art made for Instagram is taking over festivals – and taking us away from the experience of it
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Why does it matter if we only see art to snap it? After all, the great masters’ portraits of nobility were just the commissioned selfies of dead rich people

Inside the inflated hyper-lit cavern of the Dodecalis Luminarium, a large immersive art installation in Darling Harbour as part of the Sydney festival, I try to stay out of people’s photographs. As they flick their hair, pop their backs and inch carefully into the perfect spot against the curves and lines of the artwork, I awkwardly hover...

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