Bio

Alicia Eler is an art critic, culture journalist and writer. She is a regular contributor to Brooklyn-based Hyperallergic and KCET Artbound Los Angeles. Her coverage of selfie culture is featured in New York Magazine and the Washington Post,  and she has presented selfie lectures in cities across America. As an art critic she is quoted in BuzzfeedPerez Hilton, ARTINFO and VICE Magazine. She was named one of the top six young curators to watch by Chicago Magazine. Her fiction writing has appeared in Brooklyn’s Illuminati Girl Gang magazine and Projecttile Lit, a literary journal specializing in non-traditional writing with a feminist bent. Her culture journalism has been published in Art Papers, Artforum.com, Raw Vision Magazine UK, Salon, and Time Out Chicago, and her reporting has been discussed on the Rachel Maddow Show and MSNBC’s Hardball with Chris Matthews. Originally from Chicago, Alicia is currently based in Los Angeles.