This September, dozens of art world figures are coming together for a benefit and art auction raising money for Planned Parenthood Los Angeles (PPLA).
Posts Tagged: Robert Mapplethorpe
According to a report in the online Hollywood trade rag Deadline, a biopic is being developed around the life of the famous and controversial photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. Documentarian Ondi… More ›
In October of 1990, a jury acquitted Cincinnati’s Contemporary Arts Center (CAC) and its director Dennis Barrie of obscenity charges — the cause, “Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect… More ›
The estate of late photographer Robert Mapplethorpe is now represented in Los Angeles by OHWOW gallery, per an announcement on Thursday morning. The gallery will work in partnership with the Robert… More ›
Inexplicably, as we near the end of our second annual month-long series highlighting art history’s best mustaches in observance of the male cancer awareness campaign Movember, we have yet to… More ›
According to the ever-reliable parody news site The Onion, the new Robert Mapplethorpe Children’s Museum opened in Queens yesterday, offering a whopping 200,000 square feet of interactive… More ›
It’s a match made in sex-obsessed heaven: the Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation has given 30 of the late photographer’s prints to the Kinsey Institute, reports Art in America. The Institute… More ›