portrait of a feminist

Featured Image // ARTIST Cindy Sherman TITLE Untitled Film Still #212978 MATERIAL Medium Gelatin silver print SIZE 7 1/2 x 9 1/2″ COLLECTION Horace W. Goldsmith Fund through Robert B. Menschel SOURCE Cindy Sherman Department Photography & moma.org 

After studying painting in college, Cindy Sherman picked up a camera and cemented herself part of the “Pictures Generation“. Her self-portraits critique self-image, sexuality, and female archetypes depicted in film, television and advertising.

ARTIST Cindy Sherman TITLE Untitled WORK TYPE Photographs DATE 1976/2000 MATERIAL Black and white photograph COLLECTION University of Florida: Harn Museum of Art SOURCE http://harn.ufl.edu/collections