Beauty and the Devil

"I always thought I was good. That's why it was so frustrating when other people didn't agree."
Robert Mapplethorpe

Anonymous asked: I think Neil Winokur took the photo a few years earlier than 1986. Maybe 1982 or 1983?

you’re right, it’s from 1982, my mistake, thanks for correcting

self-portrait, 1971

self-portrait, 1971

homosexistentialism-deactivated asked: Where/how can I watch Lady and Still Moving?

sincerely I have no idea, it’s something I’ve tried to find several times with no success. I’m sorry, if I ever find it I’ll post it here

Robert Mapplethorpe photographed by Anton Perich, 1971

Robert Mapplethorpe photographed by Anton Perich, 1971

Torso, 1987

Torso, 1987

Eva Rubinstein, 1972

Eva Rubinstein, 1972

Patti Smith, 1978

from the short film Still Moving

Lisa Lyon, 1982

Lisa Lyon, 1982

Lisa Lyon, 1982

Lisa Lyon, 1982

Derrick Cross, 1983

Derrick Cross, 1983

Dennis Speight, 1983

Dennis Speight, 1983

Dominick and Elliot, 1979

Dominick and Elliot, 1979

Robert Mapplethorpe photographed by Neil Winokur in 1982

Robert Mapplethorpe photographed by Neil Winokur in 1982

Tulips, 1988

Tulips, 1988