Touring Exhibition: David Bowie is

Heroes album cover shoot, 1977, photograph by Masayoshi Sukita. © Sukita, courtesy the David Bowie Archive

Heroes album cover shoot, 1977, photograph by Masayoshi Sukita. © Sukita, courtesy the David Bowie Archive

David Bowie is, is the first international retrospective of the extraordinary career of David Bowie – one of the most pioneering and influential performers of modern times. Over 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, photography, set designs, album artwork and rare performance material from the past five decades are brought together from the David Bowie Archive for the very first time. The exhibition demonstrates how Bowie’s work has both influenced and been influenced by wider movements in art, design, theatre and contemporary culture and focusses on his creative processes, shifting style and collaborative work with diverse designers in the fields of fashion, sound, graphics, theatre and film.

The exhibition is touring internationally. Confirmed venues are:

Further international venues will be confirmed soon.

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Aladdin Sane by Brian Duffy (V&A Tour Edition)||RLCTB

Aladdin Sane by Brian Duffy (V&A Tour Edition)||RLCTB

Aladdin Sane - V&A Tour Edition Brian Duffy photographs for the Aladdin Sane album cover, 1973 Created for the V&A David Bowie is Tour by the…

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Event - David Sassoon: The Romantic Bellville Sassoon Bride over five Decades

Mon 19 January 2015 19:00–20:30

Join David as he looks back over five decades of incredible designs, focusing on his wedding dresses, and hear how his creations changed and developed over this time.

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