STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 87,500 this week

Robert Mapplethorpe (1946–1989)


Robert Mapplethorpe was born on November 4, 1946 in Queens, New York, USA. He was a director, known for Patti Smith: Still Moving (1978), Lady (1984) and Scratch the Surface (1997). He died on March 18, 1989 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 70 people
created 13 Jul 2017
 
list image
a list of 187 people
created 07 Jul 2016
 
a list of 117 people
created 28 Sep 2011
 
a list of 543 people
created 25 Nov 2016
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Robert Mapplethorpe's work have you seen?

Known For

Lady Director
(1984)
Scratch the Surface Camera and Electrical Department
(1997)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (2 credits)
 1984 Lady (Short documentary)
 1978 Patti Smith: Still Moving (Short documentary)
Hide Hide Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
 1997 Scratch the Surface (Documentary) (still photographer)
Hide Hide Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
 2005 That Man: Peter Berlin (Documentary) (heavenly thanks)
 1992 Sneakers (thanks)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (7 credits)
 2010 Uncle Bob (Documentary)
Himself
 1988 Arena (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Robert Mapplethorpe (1988) ... Himself
 1984 Robert Mapplethorpe with Peter Van De Klashorst (Documentary short)
Himself
 1984 La edad de oro (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 30 October 1984 (1984) ... Himself
 1979 Art/New York (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Artist
 1971 Robert Having His Nipple Pierced (Short)
Himself (uncredited)
 1970 Chronicles: Family Diaries I (Documentary)
Himself
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (6 credits)
 2016 Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures (Documentary)
Himself
 2008 Fellow Travelers (Documentary short)
Himself
 2006 Art/New York (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Artist
- Program No. 61: Robert Mapplethorpe (2006) ... Himself - Artist
 1993 Patti Smith: Memorial Tribute (Video short)
 1992 The Flowers of Robert Mapplethorpe (Video Game documentary)
Himself
Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

3 Biographical Movies | 2 Print Biographies | 2 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

With photography, you zero in; you put a lot of energy into short moments, and then you go on to the next thing. See more »

Trivia:

His work has been referenced on The Simpsons (1989). In The Simpsons: Grampa vs. Sexual Inadequacy (1994), Homer inadvertently picks up a copy of one of his nude photograph books, and is immediately horrified. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed