i-D presents robert mapplethorpe art after hours, straight up
Come inside the Art Gallery of New South Wales and meet some of the people who turned out for our night celebrating the new 'Robert Mapplethorpe: the perfect medium' exhibition.
Gussy performing at i-D presents Robert Mapplethorpe Art After Hours. Photography Sam Whiteside.
Jason, fashion student
What are you wearing? My own clothes and ASOS. Star Sign? Cancer. What are you excited for? A future where people don’t care what they’re wearing.
Curtis Hodgson, student and artist
What are you wearing? My clothes, at least I hope I am. My Chanel boy bag and everything else is vintage. Star Sign? Sagittarius, Capricorn, I’m on the cusp. What are you excited for? Life, being happy and doing whatever’s fun.
Adrian, Production Assistant
What are you wearing? A vintage D&G top from Store Room and vintage DKNY jeans. Star Sign? Libra. What are you excited for? More creatives from Sydney heading overseas to really take off.
Tokyo, dominatrix, kink educator and performer
What are you wearing? My latest creation, which is something I created for an event. I figure, I’m in a gallery, I may as well look like a piece of art. Star Sign? Virgo, cancer rising, scorpio moon. What are you excited for? My life.
Joanna Dias, model
What are you wearing? A vintage jacket, an Alexander McQueen button down that was gifted to me by Kurt Johnson himself, Diesel skirt and shoes from Fight. Star Sign? Feisty Aries, you know it. What are you excited for? A whole lot of summer antics. Sundays in particular.
Kurt Johnson, fashion editor
What are you wearing? A vintage maternity breast feeding shirt, vintage Dior pants, Zana Bayne mask, Asos hat and New Rocks. Star Sign? Capricorn. What are you excited for? The end of Donald Trump.
Robert Mapplethorpe: the perfect medium is on until March 4th. Head to @artgalleryofnsw for details.