David Bowie is

Michael OffordEvent Cinema

Described by The Times as stylish & outrageous and The Guardian as a triumph, the David Bowie is exhibition was the fastest selling in the Victoria & Albert
Museum’s history featuring a remarkable collection of handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, setdesigns, Bowie’s own instruments and album artwork from the David Bowie Archive. First released in 2013, this film takes the audience on a fascinating journey through the exhibition with special guests including legendary Japanese fashion designer Kansai Yamamoto, Pulp front-man Jarvis Cocker, and other collaborators, to explore the stories behind some of the key objects t hat document Bowie’s artistic career. The exhibition curators, Victoria Broackes and Geoffrey Marsh, provide expert insight into the most memorable music videos and original costumes, as well as more personal items such as never-before-seen handwritten lyrics, album cover artwork, set designs and diary entries, which reveal the creativity and evolution of Bowie’s ideas.

***** “Illuminating – a triumph”



***** “Thought-provoking”



**** “Stylish & Outrageous”