short biography

Robert Mapplethorpe (born in Queens / NY, 1946, died in Boston, 1989) studied at Pratt Institute. In the beginning of the 1980s he began to make portraits of Andy Warhol, Paloma Picasso, Patti Smith, Louise Bourgeois and other personalities.

photography, controversial issues

http://www.mapplethorpe.org
http://www.cheimread.com/artists/robert-mapplethorpe/gallery/selected-works

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    Insite 98 Contemporary Museum, Baltimore .