Cindy Sherman was born January 19th, 1954 in Glen Ridge, NJ. She was an american photographer and film Director. She was the youngest of five children. She began her love for for arts when she enrolled in visual arts at buffalo state college in 1972. She failed a required class as a freshman , therefore she had to repeat the class. In 1974, with other people she created Hallwalls, an art center for artists that have diverse backgrounds . She was a very busy person who took her art work very serious.