Metro Pictures presents the new photography of Cindy Sherman, who had been lying low since her exhibition at New York’s Museum of Modern Art in 2012. As is her custom, the artist put on makeup and disguised and staged herself; she was inspired by the portraits of aging Hollywood actresses. The reference to the stars of silent cinema, forgotten after the arrival of talking cinema, takes the form of an homage to these women, tormented by the passing of their youth and glory and being replaced by a new generation.
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