Robert Mapplethorpe works on view in L.A. thru July 31st.

If you’re in Los Angeles, make sure to make your way over to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art to catch the Robert Mapplethorpe exhibition before it closes on July 31st.  This multi-media show includes Polaroids, portraits, still lives, figure studies, and two seldom-seen moving image works in addition to examples of Mapplethorpe’s drawings, collages, and sculptures.

As a companion to the LACMA show, the J. Paul Getty Museum is showing Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Medium through July 31st, as well.  This exhibition focuses on Mapplethorpe’s studio practice.

For info on the LACMA show, please click here.

For details on the Getty show, please click here.

Photo credit: Robert Mapplethorpe