Living room wall art-At Christie’s spring sale in May 2011, Large Canvas Art Sale the world’s most expensive photo to date was released.
One photo sold for a whopping $3.89 million.
In people’s understanding, the author of this record should be a famous artist who has passed away or is old.
In fact, on the contrary, this is a middle-aged photographer, Large Abstract Art Sale and a female sex.
The man is Cindy Sherman, a famous American photography artist.
Cindy Sherman was born in 1954 in New Jersey.
She moved to New York with her boyfriend, also an artist, Big Contemporary Wall Art in the late 1970s.
Cindy Sherman’s luck, it can be said, can not be replicated.
Within three or four years of her arrival in New York, she was on The cutting and fast track to fame in The us art world with her “The Untitled Film Stills” series.HANDMADE ABSTRACT ART
Still from the untitled film series, created between 1977 and 1980, features 69 black-and-white photographs.
These photos are like the moment when the film freezes.
There is only one woman in each picture.
They come in all shapes and sizes, from sexy women in bed, women with blank stares, fashion models, women who find themselves peeping, even actresses in suspense stories.
At first glance, these women look like characters from a Hollywood movie.
Viewers might think that some of the pictures were taken by Cindy Sherman on the set of the movie, some of the women she shot on the street, some of the people she knew…
Few people would have thought that every character in the photo was Cindy.
Cindy Sherman has meticulously dressed herself up as hundreds of characters for dramatic theatrical performances in dramatic photographic Settings.
In the photo, those women often stay in a relatively internal, relatively private space, such as the study, bedroom, living room and so on.
In these originally should feel very relaxed, very free environment, those heroines revealed a nervous, helpless, confused look, just like someone is snooping on them, also put on some sexy, charm, elegant posture, such as with the
shooting of advertising video, film.
For instance, in this photograph, goodwife is in his home, still wearing sunglasses however, dress connects pantyhose, condole of white formal attire belt skirt, a fashionable and fashionable dress, be like to want to go out to go
Not only that, she has a goblet in one hand, leaning against the door frame;
Holding a cigarette in one hand, he raised his skirt to reveal the root of his thigh.
She was as seductive and flirtatious as if she were posing for an advertisement.
“I use these images to express my ambiguous attitude toward sex,” Sherman said of the photos. “we’ve grown up with these images of women.
Our movies are full of such characters.
But people want you to be a good family woman, not that kind of woman.
Through this kind of setting, Sherman discusses the influence and shaping of female image by mass media and male vision in this era of consumption.