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Cindy Sherman

Who Stole Cindy's Face?

ARTINFO | Posted 04.08.2013 | Arts

The cover of GARAGE's fourth issue (detail) / Courtesy Nadine Johnson Cindy Sherman Is GARAGE's Cover Girl (Sort of): The splashy fashion and art m...

Happy Birthday Cindy Sherman!

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.30.2015 | Arts

Today we're celebrating the birth of Cindy Sherman, our favorite artsy master of disguise. The blonde chameleon, known for her multiple personality se...

In 2012's Art World, More Lawsuits Than Art

Daniel Grant | Posted 02.19.2013 | Arts
Daniel Grant

It was big money that drove the lawsuits over the most recent art season, but the cases are notable because they ask basic questions, from what is art to who decides where and how it will be sold and displayed.

Your Start-Up Life: The Business of Art

Rana Florida | Posted 02.02.2013 | Business
Rana Florida

When Mera Rubell met her future husband Don, a medical student, the two quickly discovered that they shared two powerful passions -- for each other and for art. Together, they built not just a business empire but one of the most important private contemporary art collections in the world.

Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters

Francis Levy | Posted 01.20.2013 | Entertainment
Francis Levy

It's a far cry from Robert Frank's The Americans; there's something self-congratulatory about the emphasis on style and also dismissive about the way he handles his subjects -- he puts make-up on despair.

The Many Guises Of Cindy Sherman

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 11.08.2012 | Arts

"I'm good at using my face as a canvas," Cindy Sherman once told the Guardian, in perhaps what was the understatement of the century, as far as the wo...

Drag Artists Re-Enact Cindy Sherman Portraits

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 09.05.2012 | Arts

Cindy Sherman is renowned for her uncanny portraits, within which she inhabits a range of characters and pictorial styles. It may then be no surprise ...

Man Ray's Surreal Love (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.17.2012 | Arts

In 1929 Lee Miller approached Man Ray, an artist 17 years her senior, asking him to be her mentor. The elder artist reluctantly agreed, and they began...

SFMOMA Wonders What Cindy Sherman Looks Like?

Jennifer Raiser | Posted 09.12.2012 | San Francisco
Jennifer Raiser

The opening party for the riveting Cindy Sherman retrospective at SFMOMA played out like a bit of Where's Waldo for the contemporary cadre. Amidst the elegant installation of photographs featuring Sherman, where was... Sherman?

Can a New Art Fair and a Cadre of Wealthy Boosters Transform Buffalo Into a Cultural Destination?

ARTINFO | Posted 09.10.2012 | Arts

"Do you know who built that building?" I was asked this question no fewer than five times during my visit to Buffalo last weekend, every time we drov...

PHOTOS: Huge Artist Coming To The SFMOMA

Robin Wilkey | Posted 07.11.2012 | San Francisco

Every once in a while an artist comes to town (Jean Paul Gaultier, Matisse and Picasso, Balenciaga, Warhol) and the entire city takes notice. This...

The Early Mapplethorpe?

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.30.2012 | Arts

Today many, if not most, artist-photographers incorporate issues of theater, sexuality and the constructed self into their work. From Cindy Sherman's ...

The Best Mothers In Art

Posted 05.13.2012 | Arts

HuffPost Arts would like to officially thank moms everywhere for their countless gifts of strength and inspiration. What better way is there to expres...

Cindy Sherman; Chanel Revisited

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 06.30.2012 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

In this photographic series, American photographer Cindy Sherman exhibits new, large-scale works that depict enigmatic female figures standing in stri...

New York Weekend Events: April 27-29

Posted 04.27.2012 | New York

9th Annual Madonnathon Where: Brooklyn Bowl, 61 Wythe Avenue, Brooklyn; (718) 963-3369 When: Friday, 8PM Price: $5-$7 Start the weekend off by dan...

Changing Faces: The Transformational Power of Makeup

Napoleon Perdis | Posted 06.16.2012 | Style
Napoleon Perdis

Contemporary artist Cindy Sherman is a woman who has manipulated makeup to her advantage in her work. Her retrospective features a staggering array of images Sherman created by dressing as women of every age and from every conceivable era.

Cindy Sherman Just Blew My Mind

Christopher Herz | Posted 06.10.2012 | Arts
Christopher Herz

How much of ourselves truly exists beneath our outfits, make-up, haircuts and other projections of who we want to be seen as?

Cindy Sherman's "Circle of Influence"

Kalup Linzy | Posted 06.05.2012 | Arts
Kalup Linzy

On March 26, I participated in the panel Cindy Sherman: Circle of Influence at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. Organized and moderated by ...

The Bunny Boys Are Back In Town

Posted 03.27.2012 | Arts

Andrej Dubravsky paints inexperienced boys with an unsettling pair of bunny ears. They shift back and forth between vulnerable and wicked, showing the...

A History Of Photobooth

Posted 03.19.2012 | Arts

Going into a photo booth undoubtably is a strange sensation. No matter how many times one has done it before, there is always frantic rush to pose tha...

Cindy Sherman as Orson Welles... as John Ford... as Vittorio De Sica... as Alfred Hitchcock... as...

G. Roger Denson | Posted 02.07.2013 | Arts
G. Roger Denson


Fairy Tales, Monsters and the Genetic Imagination

Posted 03.02.2012 | Arts

For either a child or an adult, nothing is scarier than thinking something is under the bed. Fantasy and fear begin to merge into one in the upcoming ...

Looking For Cindy Sherman: A Retrospective At MoMA

Regina Weinreich | Posted 04.28.2012 | Arts
Regina Weinreich

On the 6th floor of the Museum of Modern Art, Cindy Sherman is just where you want her, everywhere.

The Many Faces Of Cindy Sherman

Posted 02.24.2012 | Arts

Cindy Sherman's photographs are anonymous autobiographies. By taking on the roles of author, director, make-up artist, hairstylist, wardrobe mistress ...

Cindy Sherman's Long Awaited MoMA Retrospective

Posted 02.22.2012 | Arts

Cindy Sherman is both one woman and an infinite number of real and imagined women. She is not only one of the most influential contemporary photograph...