Sean Kelly stages an exhibition of carefully selected Polaroid images taken between 1970 and 1975 by legendary American photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. Unique features over 25 examples of Mapplethorpe’s early use of instant photography, including self-portraits, figure studies, still lifes, and portraits of his lovers and friends. The show offers a glimpse at the photographer’s formative years and reveals the themes that would inspire him throughout his career.
Robert Mapplethorpe, Unique, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York
Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown: 21 Days to Go, Photography
Our Aesthetica Art Prize Call for Entries Countdown continues with the Photography & Digital Art category. Today, with 21 days left to submit your work, we take a look at photographer Marcus Lyon.
Valentina Loffredo’s images draw a parallel between our life and a seascape and observes what happens after a sudden and unexpected storm.