Robert Mapplethorpe, "Self Portraits"
Upper East Side
Until Sat Jun 15 2013
Time Out says
Posted: Wed May 8 2013
Mapplethorpe appears in these black-and-white photos in various tongue-in-cheek guises (drag queen, Red Brigade terrorist and transgender Pan figure, to name a few), as a way, perhaps, of sending up the idea of the artist as complicated figure.