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Happy birthday to photographer Cindy Sherman, who turns 59 today!

Sherman began as a painter in college, but soon turned to photography when, as she puts it, “I realized I could just use a camera and put my time into an idea instead.” 

Image: ArtScope snapshot of Cindy Sherman’s Untitled (Marilyn), 1982 

For a veritable treasure trove of multimedia related to Sherman’s work, click here!

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