Crossover Series

00:27:00 | 1 DVD

Collection: On Art and Artists, Single Artist Compilations

Tags: Artist Portraits, Interview, Photography

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Crossover Series

In ten-minute segments devoted to three photographers (Cindy Sherman, Richard Prince, Laurie Simmons), MICA uses video to mirror the photographic techniques of each artist. For example, Sherman tells a faux interviewer about her work, while morphing into the different "B-movie" characters represented in her photos.

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MICA TV
1981 | 10:00
Cindy Sherman: Crossover Series
Cindy Sherman received an MFA from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 1976, where she studied photography. During this time she was also involved with HallWalls, an alternative gallery space in Buffalo. She is best known for her black...

 

Collection: On Art and Artists, Interviews, Single Titles

Tags: artist portraits, interview, photography

Richard Prince: Crossover Series
Richard Prince appropriates images from commercial advertising and travelogues for his photographs. Choosing these images for their melodramatic, super-real power, he then isolates their stylistic realism to accentuate its rhetoric. In this portrait...

 

Collection: On Art and Artists, Single Titles

Tags: artist portraits, interview, photography

Laurie Simmons: Crossover Series
Laurie Simmons’s photographs are brought to life in Laurie Simmons: A Teaser, MICA-TV’s portrait of the acclaimed photographer. In the early 1980s, Simmons focused on underwater photographs of women, which suggested the stylized tableaux of Esther...

 

Collection: On Art and Artists, Single Titles

Tags: artist portraits, photography