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Contemporary Arts Centre Announce Mapplethorpe + 25 Symposium

FotoFocus and the Contemporary Arts Center present Mapplethorpe + 25, a symposium at the Contemporary Arts Center on October 23 and 24, 2015, to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Moment.


6:00PM – Reception with light bites and Cash Bar
7:00PM – Live Feed of Keynote Lecture by Germano Celant
8:45PM – Reception and Party Hosted by KNOW WAVE
9:00AM – Breakfast Reception
10:00AM – Welcome and Overview
10:30AM – Panel: The Exhibition, The Contemporary Arts Center, and Arts Censorship
11:30AM – Comment by Robert Reid-Pharr
12:00PM – Panel: The Artist’s Circle and Studio
1:30PM – Panel: Curators Curate Mapplethorpe
3:00PM – Closing Keynote by Catherine Opie

4:00PM – Oral History Reception at the 21c Museum Hotel

Mapplethorpe + 25
October 23 + 24, 2015
Contemporary Arts Center
Cincinnati, Ohio

Complete schedule listing at