CINDY SHERMAN

ASX.TV: Cindy Sherman – “Art 21 – ‘Characters’” (2011)

ASX.TV: Cindy Sherman – “Art 21 – ‘Characters'” (2011)

  Episode #139: Cindy Sherman reveals how dressing up in character began as a kind of performance and evolved into her earliest photographic series such as “Bus Riders” (1976), “Untitled Film Stills” (1977-1980), and the untitled rear screen projections (1980). In self-reflexive photographs and films, Cindy Sherman invents myriad guises, metamorphosing from Hollywood starlet to […]

ASX.TV: Cindy Sherman – “Art 21 – ‘Fashion’” (2011)

ASX.TV: Cindy Sherman – “Art 21 – ‘Fashion'” (2011)

Episode #143: Commissioned by French Vogue to create a fashion editorial featuring clothes from the Spanish design house Balenciaga, artist Cindy Sherman discusses the first time she used a digital camera to make pictures, ultimately creating different versions of images for the magazine and for herself. In self-reflexive photographs and films, Cindy Sherman invents myriad […]

ASX.TV: Cindy Sherman – “Art 21 – ‘Mannequins & Masks’” (2011)

ASX.TV: Cindy Sherman – “Art 21 – ‘Mannequins & Masks'” (2011)

  Episode #087: Surveying some of the props shes used over the years, including masks and mannequin parts, artist Cindy Sherman demonstrates how she uses stand-ins to gauge the focus and composition of her images. In self-reflexive photographs and films, Cindy Sherman invents myriad guises, metamorphosing from Hollywood starlet to clown to society matron. Often […]

ASX.TV: Cindy Sherman – “Cindy Sherman from Four Sides” (2012)

ASX.TV: Cindy Sherman – “Cindy Sherman from Four Sides” (2012)

Artists from a wide array of disciplines continue to find layers of meaning and complexity in the work of Cindy Sherman. A panel comprised of artists with backgrounds in fiction writing, film, performance, and contemporary art, moderated by Walker chief curator Darsie Alexander, explores the multifaceted impact of Sherman’s 30-year career. Join the discussion with […]

ASX.TV: Cindy Sherman – “Nobody’s Here But Me” (1994)

ASX.TV: Cindy Sherman – “Nobody’s Here But Me” (1994)

New York based artist, Cindy Sherman, is famous for her photographs of women in which she is not only the photographer, but also the subject. She has contributed her own footage to the programme by recording her studio and herself at work with her Hi-8 video camera. It reveals a range of unexpected sources from […]

ASX.TV: Cindy Sherman – “Sprüth Magers” (2011)

ASX.TV: Cindy Sherman – “Sprüth Magers” (2011)

For her latest show at Sprüth Magers London, Cindy Sherman has produced a series of new large-scale murals. They depict a variety of strange and eccentric characters wearing nondescript attire, set upon an extravagant printed woodland backdrop. They are of course, the artist herself, dressed up and disguised as she once again takes on the […]

ASX.TV: Cindy Sherman – “Untitled”

ASX.TV: Cindy Sherman – “Untitled”

The various personas animating this new body of work were created as shrines to nondescript, eccentric characters who might also be seen to denote sentries, guarding the entrance to some fabled land, casting ambiguous and disconcerting glances at the viewer. The combined costumes, poses and facial expressions change dramatically from one figure to the next, […]

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INTERVIEW: “Cindy Sherman talks to David Frankel” (2003)

Cindy Sherman talks to David Frankel – ’80s Then – Interview ArtForum, March, 2003 DAVID FRANKEL: For many people, you seem to crystallize what was new In the art of the ’80s. Did you intend to make that kind of departure? Or did you feel connected to ’70s art? CINDY SHERMAN: I didn’t set out […]