For National Voter Registration Day Snap partnered with Mark Bradford on a new augmented reality Lens to encourage people to register to vote. Snap reaches more 13-24 year olds in the US than Facebook, Instagram and Messenger combined — and a majority are of voting age. In fact, of the 100 million Snapchatters in the U.S., 80% are 18+.
Snapchat team up with six black artists including Theaster Gates in honour of the 57th anniversary of the March on Washington
In honour of the 57th anniversary of the March on Washington, Snap Inc. (the parent company of Snapchat) has teamed up with six Black artists to develop a series of “Raise Your Voice” augmented reality face lenses including masks, plus US Capitol Landmarker and Bitmoji apparel designs.
Damien Hirst has collaborated with Snapchat on a new augmented reality experience that allows users to create their own versions of the artist’s celebrated Spin paintings using the Snapchat camera.
Alex Israel x Snapchat create five AR experiences at La Malmaison during Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity
Alex Israel x Snapchat is a unique collaboration between the Los Angeles-born artist and Snap. Invited to work with Snap’s advanced augmented reality (AR) team to expand upon his multi-disciplinary practice
‘Pictures are being used for talking,’ says social app’s boss, as he tries to help people understand why children are taking ‘a zillion photos’
SNAPCHAT: not *just* for nudie pics.