Installation view from Cindy Sherman: Imitation of Life at The Broad by Ben Gibbs
Artist Spotlight

Up Close: Cindy Sherman


In the latest episode of Up Close, curator Sarah Loyer discusses Broad collection artist Cindy Sherman who, for over four decades, has made artwork by photographing herself. Sherman's work shines light on how identity is formed and how assumptions and stereotypes affect both how we see others and how we see ourselves.

About Up Close

In this video series featuring The Broad's curators Ed Schad and Sarah Loyer, we take a deeper look at works in the Broad collection, which is notable for the exceptional depth of its holdings and dedication to the full arc of artists' careers.

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