Dexter Dalwood’s painting of Robert Mapplethorpe’s humble beginnings captures the stark beauty that was intrinsic to Mapplethorpe’s artistic works. Executed in black and white, Dalwood’s portrayal of Mapplethorpe’s desolate apartment presents a premonition of both great promise and utter loss.
A number of applethorpe photographs are included, as well as musical audio and a photographic slideshow.
This is a video of a young boy doing a bizarre dance to a song by Beyonce. Who knows what is going through this young child’s mind in this video! You’ve got to watch him dance. Or rather, you’ll watch him dance with wonder! Or wondering what the heck is going on!
Judy Chicago is most famous for her work The Dinner Party, which will now be permanently housed at the Brooklyn Museum of Art. Other famous works by Judy Chicago include Birth Project, Holocaust Project and the 1994 work Resolutions, which returned to her major theme of feminism. This article includes photographs, a slideshow and video.