Munich-based artist Alina Birkner’s paintings are the stuff of gallery-selfie dreams.
American photographer and artist Cindy Sherman established her decades-long career by focusing her work on a very specific person—herself. In her self-portraits, Sherman makes statements about popular constructs of female identity.
Dale Appleman is a Manhattan native, a distinguished painter and the mother of actress and photographer Gillian Zinser, profiled in AWT’s Rejection issue. We spoke to Appleman about her artistic process, the value of solitude in creative work, and the ways things have changed for female artists between her generation and her daughter’s.
Leah Schrager is a woman of her times. Using social media as her gallery, Schrager’s art explores digital identity, celebrity culture & the almighty selfie.
In a photography exhibition hung wall-to-wall with female nudes, we could talk about The Gaze. Taking in “Pheromone Hotbox” at Stephen Kasher Gallery, though, we didn’t feel compelled to.