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Turning Facebook profile photos into museum art

Turning Facebook profile photos into museum art

Museums need to work harder than ever to stay relevant in the 21st century, but we're not sure exhibitions of random Facebook profile pictures is the key.

Nonetheless, that's what a couple of London-based creatives are seeking to do through the Profile Picture Exhibition initiative.

Apparently museums have agreed to display the the Facebook profile photos of group members once it reaches a critical mass of one million.

So if you fancy having your mug showcased at National Portrait Gallery, the Louvre in Paris, and New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, visit the page above.

Here's the project's (slightly NSFW) video: