Thursday and Friday, September 8 and 9, get free passes to the following conferences by calling 514.285.2000.
Thursday, September 8 –
10.30 a.m.: «La leçon esthétique du procès Mapplethorpe» by Vincent Lavoie, professor of art history, Université du Québec à Montréal
2 p.m.: In conversation with Paul Martineau, co-curator of the exhibition/associate curator, J. Paul Getty Museum, The Department of Photographs, Los Angeles, Dovanna Pagowski and Robert Sherman, Mapplethorpe models
Friday, September 9 –
10.30 a.m.: «Mapplethorpe’s Pose, Fetish Clothes and the Politics of Nudity» by Jonathan D. Katz, interim chair, Department of Art/director, Visual Studies Doctoral Program, University at Buffalo
2 p.m. «Robert Mapplethorpe comme métaphore des « Culture Wars » américaines des années 1990» by Jean-François Gaudreault-Desbiens, professor of constitutional law/dean, Faculty of Law, Université de Montréal