Rita Krauss Fine Art

Cindy Sherman

(American, born 1954)

untitled by cindy sherman

Cindy Sherman

Untitled, 1983

Price on Request

untitled (ice skater) by cindy sherman

Cindy Sherman

Untitled (Ice Skater), 1979

Price on Request



Born in Glen Ridge, NJ
BA in Photography from State University College at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Recipient, National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship
Recipient, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship
Recipient, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Grant
Lives and works in New York, NY


Cindy Sherman, (retrospective) The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis (2012-2013); Dallas Museum of Art (2013) (solo)
Portland Art Museum, OR (solo)
Gagosian Gallery, Paris, France (solo)
Metro Pictures, New York, NY (solo)
That’s Me – That’s Not Me, Sammlung Verbund, Vertikale Galerie, Vienna, Austria (solo)
Made in Italy, Gagosian Gallery Rome
Sprüth Magers, London (solo)
Cindy Sherman: Works from Friends of the Bruce Museum, Bruce Museum, Greenwich, CT (solo)
Untitled Film Stills, National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavík, Iceland (solo)
Crash, Gagosian Gallery, London, England
Cindy Sherman, Sprüth Magers, London, England (solo)
Cindy Sherman, Sprüth Magers, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Cindy Sherman, Gagosian Gallery, Rome, Italy (solo)
The Pictures Generation, 1974-1984, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Second Thoughts, The Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Body Work, Le Case d'Arte, Milan, Italy
2041, Artnews Projects, Berlin, Germany
History Portraits, Skarstedt Fine Art, New York, NY (solo)
Metro Pictures, New York, NY (solo)
Street and Studio, Tate Modern, London; Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany
The Broad Contemporary Art Museum, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Faces, Cook Fine Art, New York, NY
Imagination Becomes Reality, Werke aus der Sammlung Goetz, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
Held Together with Water, Kunst aus der Sammlung Verbund, Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna, Austria
What does the Jellyfish want?, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany
There is never a stop and never a finish, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany
Foto.Kunst, Essl Museum, Klosterneuburg, Austria
All the more real: Portrayals of Intimacy and Empathy, Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY
Traum und Trauma, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
Into Me / Out of Me, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea, Rome, Italy
Eros in der Kunst der Moderne, BA-CA Kunstforum, Vienna, Austria
Bus Riders, Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA (solo)
A Play of Selves, Galerie Monika Sprüth Philomene Magers, London, England (solo)
WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA; National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.; P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, NY
Theater without Theater, Museum of Contemporary Art, Barcelona, Spain
Museum Ludwig, Köln, Germany
Panic Attack! Art in the Punk Years, Barbican Art Gallery, London, England
Sammlung Verbund, MAK, Vienna, Austria
Wrestle, Hessel Museum of Art, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, NY
Portrait/Homage/Embodiment, Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts, St. Louis, MO
A Play of Selves, Metro Pictures, New York, NY (solo)
Anos 80: Uma Topologia, Museu Serralves, Porto, Portugal
Das Achte Feld. Geschlechter, Leben und Begehren in der Kunst seit 1960, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany
Surprise, Surprise, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, England
Eros in der Kunst der Moderne, Fondation Beyeler, Basel, Switzerland
The Other Side, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York, NY
Memento Mori, Mireille Mosler Ltd., New York, NY
Into Me / Out of Me, Kunstwerke Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Faites vos jeux! Kunst und Spiel seit Dada, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz; Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany; Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Siegen, Germany
Cindy Sherman, Galerie du Chateau d’Eau, Toulouse, France (solo)
Self Performance. Jürgen Klauke und Cindy Sherman, Neues Museum, Weimar, Germany (solo)
The Unseen Cindy Sherman: Early Transformations 1975/1976, Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ (solo)
Cindy Sherman: Clowns, Kestner Gesellschaft, Hannover, NH (solo)
Cindy Sherman, Metro Pictures, New York, NY (solo)
Enthüllt: Das Aktbild in der Fotokunst des 20 Jahrhunderts, Städtische Museen Heilbronn, Heilbronn, Germany
The Last Picture Show, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland
Faces in the Crowd, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, England
Incantations, Metro Pictures, New York, NY
Cindy Sherman: Centerfolds, 1981, Skarstedt Fine Art, New York, NY(solo)
Cindy Sherman, Serpentine Gallery, London; Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, (solo)

Public Collections

FAIF Collection, Zurich, Switzerland
Musée d'art Contemporain, Montréal, Canada
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Louisiana Museum, Humlebaek, Denmark
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada
Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY


Durand, Regis, Jean-Pierre Criqui and Laura Mulvey. Cindy Sherman. France: Flammarion, 2007.
Galassi, Peter. Cindy Sherman: The Complete Untitled Film Stills. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2003.
Cruz, Amanda, Elizabeth A. T. Smith and Amelia Jones. Cindy Sherman: Retrospective. New York: Thames & Hudson, 2000.