LONDON This November, Sothebys will stage BowieCollector, a threepart sale encompassing over 350 works from the private collection of legendary musician David Bowie.
At the heart of of the sale is a remarkable group of more than 200 works by many of the most important British artists of the 20th Century, including Frank Auerbach, Jan 01, 2010 The press kit, above, isn't quite as substantial as the exhibition catalogue. It's an open out A4 folder with the same David Wedgbury shot used throughout the campaign printed on the inside cover. Housed within the folder is a Beatles to Bowie 8page leaflet, (including a lovely colour David Bebbington Bowie shot) a V& A exhibition shows how David Bowie shaped fashion history Jess CartnerMorley The Starman leotards and Ziggy Stardust bodysuit are still dazzling, but Apr 07, 2013 Camille Paglia in her thoughtful exhibition catalogue essay, Theatre of Gender: David Bowie at the Climax of the Sexual Revolution, writes: Like Wilde, who freelanced as a fashion journalist, Bowie is a dandy for whom costume is an art form.
Oct 14, 2009 I'm hoping to receive a couple of these for a BowieNet contest along with the exhibition catalogue which includes every image in the exhibition as a fullpage reproduction. The catalogue is in fact a fully illustrated hardback book by curator Terence Pepper, with an essay by Jon Savage. David Bowie Is (Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago: Exhibition Catalogues) [Victoria Broackes, Geoffrey Marsh on Amazon. com. FREE shipping on qualifying offers.
David Bowies career as a pioneering artist spanned nearly 50 years and brought him international acclaim. He continues to be cited as a major influence on The beautifully produced exhibition catalogue can be purchased at the Brooklyn Museum and Paglias piece on David Bowie will also be reprinted in her upcoming essay collection Provocations, due out in October 2018 from Pantheon.
(I also have an appearance in the book, but that part is a surprise! ) David Bowie was a musician, actor and icon, as well as a publisher, curator and magazine editor with Modern British art at the heart of those passions. Born in South London, its perhaps no surprise that he was drawn to chroniclers of the capitals streets such as Harold Gilman and Frank Auerbach while he also collected St Ivesbased As Camille Paglia wrote of Bowie in the Theater of Gender, her essay for the V& A exhibition catalogue, David Bowie Is, Music was not the only or even the primary mode through which he