Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube, and other apps have changed the way artists both create and share their art—some work with pen on paper while others doodle on their smartphones. No matter how they create the art, one tap shows it to the entire world, and the world has deemed these artists to be masters.
Millions of people participate in
The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook,
Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, YouNow, Musical.ly, Vine and the rest of the social web.
The 9th Annual Shorty Awards were held April 23, 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.