New York based Sherman is known for her work as photographer, film director and of course her portraiture work.

Sherman toys with the representation of the female form in her works, raising questions about women's roles and appearance within society in her trademark provocative manner.  Her works are ranked as some of the most expensive photographs ever sold.

Cindy Sherman is the subject of her own work, somewhat of a chameleon, she portrays herself in a variety of personas armed with wigs, costumes, make up and even prosthetics.

Barnebys takes a look at some of our favourite Sherman moments.

CS11_0026_Sherman_OH_GCR Untitled No.224 1990 Colour photograph

g02a03untitled-film-still-3-1977_large-638x475 Cindy Sherman, Untitled Film Still #3, 1977

g08a04untitled-355-2000_large Cindy Sherman, Untitled #355, 2000,

g01a08untitled-466-2008_large Cindy Sherman, Untitled #466, 2008

g02a21untitled-film-still-21-1978_large Unititled Film Still #14, 1978