Photo exhibition at the Lous Vuitton Foundation

THE "Cindy Sherman" EXPO

  • WE LOVE : her portraits, where she puts herself in scene and incarnates various characters
  • AGE: for teenagers on an open house ? Workshops for children
  • DATE: until January 3, 2021
  • LOCATION: Vuitton Foundation (Bois de Boulogne)

Cindy Sherman at the Fondation Vuitton: the self-portrait for life

  • The exhibition "Cindy Sherman" brings together 170 works of the artist - from 1975 to 2020
  • Cindy Shermanthe photographer, is the unique actress of her photos. She works alone, has never taken a model. It is always her and never the same on each photo
  • The result: a confusing, surprising and amusing work
  • The principle of her work: she embodies an image of America by disguising herself in a set very worked and significant of the message she wants to put in scene
  • She thus composes fakes that are truer than the real thing
  • Hiding behind her disguises, Cindy Sherman is unrecognizable on each photo. She is sometimes a very young woman, an overweight 50 year old woman, a sophisticated middle class New Yorker or sometimes on recent photos a virile man like Stallone

Workshops for children on the occasion of the Cindy Sherman exhibition at the Fondation Vuitton

The Vuitton Foundation organizes workshops for kids for the duration of the exhibition. These workshops take place every Saturday and Sunday and every day during school vacations and public holidays.

  • STORY TALK ""The Thousand Lives of Cindy""
    • for the 3 - 5 years old
    • Princess or cowboy, actress or traveler? and why not all at once?
      Cindy has a thousand desires and invents a thousand lives. Through a galaxy of characters, children and parents go to meet Cindy and her crazy adventures. A first experience of photography in the company of a mediator-storyteller
    • from 11am to 12pm, every weekend + every day during school vacations
    • on reservation
  • WORKSHOP "" My photo studio ""
    • for the 5 - 10 years old
    • Staging and framing, props and make-up? Parents and children decipher the world and photographic techniques of Cindy Sherman in the heart of the exhibition in the company of two cultural mediators. A photo studio is specially set up in the children's workshop? to invent a character, dress up and photograph yourself! Accessories, models, photographers? all these roles allow families to understand the artist's approach, before leaving with their disguised portrait.
    • from 2:30 pm to 5 pm, every weekend + every day during school vacations
    • on reservation

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Practical information

See schedule details
  • The Foundation is open every day except Tuesday, from 11am to 8pm on weekdays and from 10am to 8pm on weekends
  • The Foundation is closed on Tuesdays and on January 1, May 1 and December 25.

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