David Bowie is

David Bowie is, V&A Museum London

The V&A has been given unprecedented access to the David Bowie Archive to curate the first international retrospective of his extraordinary career. Bowie is one of the most pioneering and influential performers of modern times and the exhibition will bring together more than 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, photography, set designs, album artwork and rare performance material from the past five decades. Bowie’s work has both influenced and been influenced by wider movements in art, design, theatre and contemporary culture, and the exhibition will focus on his creative processes, shifting style and collaborative work with diverse designers in the fields of fashion, sound, graphics, theatre