Cindy Hinant

Premiere DateJan 17, 2017
00:00 Introduction
00:34 Cindy Hinant
01:28 Rumors Flying Pace
06:30 Draw of the Celebrity Culture
10:11 The Kissy Girls
13:12 Criticisms of the Celebrity Culture
18:22 Aesthetics of Violation
21:28 Exposing the Modes of Production
25:28 Abstraction
27:35 Controlling the Reception of Work
31:51 Photographic Work and Upskirting
40:26 Nara Dreamland Nicole Dollanger
43:16 Finish

Cindy Hinant is a New York based artist who utilizes video, audio, internet and digital technologies, as well as performance and traditional art mediums in works that reflect on popular representations of femininity.

She has had solo and two person exhibitions at the Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art, Interstitial, Joe Sheftel Gallery, and Miguel Abreu Gallery.  Her work has been included in group exhibitions and screenings at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, the Egyptian Modern Art Museum, the Palais de Tokyo, the North Miami Museum of Contemporary Art, the Museo de Arte El Salvador and the Lehnbachhaus Munich.  She is the recipient of the Robert D. Beckman Jr. Emerging Artist Fellowship, the Edward Albee Visual Artist-in-Residence Fellowship, and the Sheffield International Artist Book Prize.  Her work will be featured in the forthcoming book “New York, New Wave: The Legacy of Feminist Artists in Emerging Practices” by Kathy Battista.  This January she will take part in the exhibition “Escape Attempts” at Shulamit Nazarian in Los Angeles and will have a solo exhibition at Museum of America Books in Brooklyn.

Upcoming Show Dates:

Shulamit Nazarian: Los Angeles, CA: Feb. 18 – April 1
Musuem of America Books: Brooklyn, NY: Opening, Jan. 30th


Farrah Abraham, Celebrity (Video Still), 2014 HD digital video 3:26 minutes


I Will Give You A Million Dollars (Video Still), 2014 HD Digital Video 3:01 minutes


Kendra Exposed, 2014 HD Digital Video 26:54 minutes Installation view at Interstitial, Seattle, Washington

Paris Exposed (Arrested), 2015 Archival Pigment Print 22 x 27.5”


Softcore, 2012 Digital C-Print 30 x 40”


Celebrity Grid (The Rich Kid), 2013 Ink on mylar, magazine page 11 x 8.5

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