originality and imagination
Areas Where Robert Mapplethorpe is Creative, Unique, Unstable, or Compulsive
Mapplethorpe's life is characterized by sudden disruptions and events which change the direction of his life quite unexpectedly. He may be impatient and reckless at certain times, impulsively acting out his urge for new life and change. Robert Mapplethorpe is an emotionally complex person and he is capable of intense, unexpected outbursts of feelings and desires.
If Robert Mapplethorpe shares material assets and resources with another person (as in a marriage or business partnership), his fortunes are likely to fluctuate wildly or change quickly for better or worse.
Compassionate and extremely sensitive to the emotional tones in the atmosphere surrounding him, Robert Mapplethorpe is naturally "psychic" or able to sense and understand much about a person without talking to them or knowing them consciously at all. Robert is deeply interested in the hidden realms of life and the afterlife. His powerful sensitivity may also remain latent or repressed through much of Mapplethorpe's life and then be fully awakened in adulthood.
Robert Mapplethorpe has a powerful sense of destiny and may be unusually, even ruthlessly, ambitious. There is a very driven, compulsive quality to the way Robert pursues his career or other important life goals, which is likely to win Mapplethorpe both staunch admirers and vigorous opponents.
There is a very "radical" side to Robert, and he may want to remake or change the world in some significant way. Depending on other astrological factors in Robert's chart and his own decisions, Robert Mapplethorpe can be either very destructive or a powerful force for healing and positive change in the world.
He is attracted to ideas that are deep and mysterious and Robert would like to explore the depths of the universe. But Robert Mapplethorpe seems to be overly receptive to those ideas and could become obsessed with his thinking, leading to nervous exhaustion or even a breakdown.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Uranus in 8th house
Neptune in 12th house
Pluto in 10th house
Neptune Conjunct Mercury/Pluto