Cheryl Dunn

Cheryl Dunn is a filmmaker and photographer based in New York City. Her filmic exploration of the life and legacy of the late artist Dash Snow, Moments Like This Never Last, is out now in theaters and is available on VOD from September 3. Her work is influenced by alternative urban and youth culture, documenting skaters, the homeless, musicians, graffiti, artists, and their processes. Dunn graduated with a degree in art history from Rutgers University, traveled throughout Europe, and lived in Milan. After traveling Europe in her twenties, she returned to New York to pursue photography, shooting for magazines such as Spin, Vogue, Elle, Harpers Bazaar and Dazed and Confused. In the mid-1990s, Dunn began to focus much more on filmmaking. Find out more at


My Abandoned Manhattan Building

By Cheryl Dunn | August 31, 2021

My Abandoned Manhattan Building

Cheryl Dunn on the "secret studio" where she shot initial footage for her new doc on iconic NYC artist Dash Snow, Moments Like This Never Last.