Institute for Photography in Scotland

IPS Season of Photography 2015

Exhibition

Artist Rooms – Robert Mapplethorpe

Clydebank Museum and Art Gallery

14 Feb – 23 May

As a Scottish Associate of the ARTIST ROOMS On Tour 2015 programme, Clydebank Museum and Art Gallery presents an exhibition of 32 black and white photographs by the American artist Robert Mapplethorpe including self-portraits, portraits of celebrities and still life works.

ARTIST ROOMS is a collection of modern and contemporary art jointly owned by Tate and National Galleries of Scotland. The ARTIST ROOMS collection of Mapplethorpe photographs is one of the best in the world, representing an astonishing breadth of work.

Venue

Clydebank Museum and Art Gallery
Clydebank Town Hall
Dumbarton Road
Clydebank
G81 1UE

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Image by Robert Mapplethorpe
Robert Mapplethorpe
Self Portrait, 1988
ARTIST ROOMS Tate and National Galleries of Scotland. Acquired jointly through The d’Offay Donation with assistance from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and the Art Fund 2008. All Mapplethorpe Works © Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation. Used by permission