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Directions: Cindy Sherman: Film Stills

March 15, 1995 – June 25, 1995

Museum: Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden

Location: Level 3

On view are 69 black-and-white photographs made between 1977 and 1980 by the artist (b. 1954). The works suggest, without actually imitating, stills from Grade-B, Hitchcock-esque, noir films that feature a female character exhibiting vulnerability, anxiety, self-consciousness, and fear.

Film, runs continuously, in the Orientation Theater