Hershman, Lynn or Hershman Leeson
American, 20th – 21st century, female.
Born 1941, in Cleveland (Ohio).
Photographer, video artist, digital artist, performance artist.
Lynn Hershman studied at the Case Western Reserve University, graduating with a BA in Education, Museum Administration and Fine Arts in 1963. In 1972 she obtained a Master's degree in Fine Art from San Francisco State University. In the 1970s Hershman created a series of pseudonyms, including the art critics invented for her Master's dissertation, ...