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Cindy Sherman

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...

Hahn-Bin: Juilliard Meets Studio 54

Posted 02.07.2012 | Arts

Hahn-Bin is an exquisite melting pot of talent and style, of the classical and the strange. A prodigy violinist Pop Art icon, he is what happens when ...

Do Clothes Make The Man? Caleb Cole Pretends To Be Everyone

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Massara | Posted 01.06.2012 | Arts

Caleb Cole describes himself on his website as "a former altar server, scout, and 4-H Grand Champion in Gift Wrapping." He is also a photographer who ...

Top 11 Auction Shockers Of 2011

Bruce Helander | Posted 02.06.2012 | Arts
Bruce Helander

The annual fall auctions have just taken place during the week of 11-11-11, and so we've picked the top 11 priciest bombshells from the final "hammer price" tabulations.

PHOTOS: The Week In Art

Posted 01.11.2012 | Arts

This week at Huff Post Arts we wondered if we could pass tattoos off as high art and shopped on eBay for dinosaur fossils. We checkout out the new mos...

PHOTO: The Most Expensive Photo In The World

Posted 01.09.2012 | Arts

They say a picture is worth a thousand words; this Tuesday a picture was worth $4.3 million, making it the most expensive photograph in the world. The...

Jennifer Lopez Praises Women at the Glamour Awards

Regina Weinreich | Posted 01.08.2012 | Home
Regina Weinreich

Lopez received the final award in the star-studded Carnegie Hall tribute that also honored Gabrielle Giffords, Glee's Lea Michele, Arianna Huffington and Gloria Steinem for "starting it all."

From Victim to Victor: Women Turn the Representation of Rape Inside Out.

G. Roger Denson | Posted 03.08.2013 | Arts
G. Roger Denson


The Genius of Damien Hirst

David Galenson | Posted 10.09.2011 | Arts
David Galenson

Hirst has not only influenced many of his peers; he is among the small number of artists who have spawned major artistic movements, and influenced important cultural institutions.

Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day? The Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

David Galenson | Posted 09.17.2011 | Arts
David Galenson

London's Royal Academy of Arts claims that its Summer Exhibition is "The largest open contemporary art exhibition in the world." This year's show includes 1,200 works by more than 700 artists. Much to my surprise, I loved it.

Could A Monkey Photographer Lead To A Copyright Revolution?

ARTINFO | Posted 09.16.2011 | Arts

By now you've probably heard of the "Cindy Sherman of the Monkey World," as we dubbed her recently. While working in an Indonesian national park, Brit...

PHOTOS: The Show Critics Love to Hate

Posted 09.13.2011 | Arts

(Via Mutual Art) The equally beloved-and-berated Royal Academy Summer Exhibition is back, now on view from June 7th-August 17th. It is the world’...

Who Am I This Time?: This Artweek.LA (July 4-10)

Bill Bush | Posted 09.05.2011 | Arts
Bill Bush


Rose Art Museum Collection Saved

The Huffington Post | Sydney Edelist | Posted 08.30.2011 | Arts

The legal battle over Brandeis University's Rose Art Museum's collection is finally over. According to reports published Thursday morning, the univers...

Highest Ever Contemporary Art Sale In London

Posted 08.30.2011 | Arts

(Via Mutual Art) Sotheby’s triumphed this week and signaled an end to art market woes as its Contemporary Art evening sale raised $174.1million -...

Gender as Performance & Script: Reading the Art of Yvonne Rainer, Cindy Sherman, Sarah Charlesworth & Lorna Simpson After Eve Sedgwick & Judith Butler

G. Roger Denson | Posted 03.08.2013 | Arts
G. Roger Denson

Gender and sexuality are becoming ever more mutable for the progressive and cosmopolitan global nomad -- that small but growing breed of iconoclast, be s/he biologically male, female or in between.