#TBT: Cindy Sherman’s “Untitled Film Stills” (1977-1980)

In fall 1977, Cindy Sherman began making pictures that would eventually become her groundbreaking “Untitled Film Stills.” Over three years, the series (presented here in its entirety) grew to comprise a total of seventy black-and-white photographs. Taken as a whole, the “Untitled Film Stills”—resembling publicity pictures made on movie sets—read like an encyclopedic roster of […]

ARCommunity: Can We Talk About 5Pointz?

It’s been a couple of weeks since the notorious white-washing of the 5pointz building took place.  Since then I’ve had some time to contemplate and think about what this means to photographers and filmmakers in NYC.  Though I haven’t been to 5pointz myself since I heard the news, many street artists and 5pointz supporters have […]