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Cindy Sherman

 (born 1954)
Cindy Sherman is active/lives in New York, New Jersey.  Cindy Sherman is known for photography, conceptual.

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Cindy Sherman

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Photographer, Cindy Sherman was born on January 19, 1954 in Glen Ridge, N.J. She attended State University College at Buffalo, N.Y., majored in art, and received a bachelor's degree in 1976.

She began work on her Untitled Film Stills in 1977, the same year she moved to New York City.  In Untitled Film Stills (1977-1980), Sherman featured herself in different disguises that "resemble stock characters from Hollywood melodramas, providing a Post-modern commentary . . ." that addresses gender stereotypes using the magazine centerfold, the fashion spread, advertising, children's literature, formal portraiture, historical records, and most recently, mannequins (www.artandculture.com).

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About  Cindy Sherman

Born:  1954 - Glen Ridge, New Jersey
Known for:  photography, conceptual