Post Modern • Artists began to appropriate images from diverse sources, such as Pop artists had done but also drew on art history and mythology as well as media.
Kruger • Spliced cropped photographic images with text in an impassioned, punchy, feminist art. • Used a mock-advertising style with blown up images and confrontational messages.
Longo • A leading image appropriator, he transforms commercial and cinematic images into high-impact billboard size paintings that project the menace and violence of the city at night.
Cindy Sherman • Specializes in fabricated self-portraits in which she dresses up like old Hollywood or Old Master stereotypes and photographs herself.
Cindy Sherman • Her portraits of wide-eyed 1950’s film noir ingénues depict violence, sex, and the limitations of traditional female roles.