A Portrait of Bowie: A tribute to Bowie by his artistic by Brian Hiatt

By Brian Hiatt

HIS existence was once a piece OF ART

Now, artists and musicians who labored with David Bowie in the course of his lifetime - or who have been his contemporaries - pay tribute to the icon via their very own phrases on what it used to be prefer to paintings in collaboration with a guy whose fluid creative genius many times broke limitations, correct up till his dying. along those textual content tributes are forty lovely illustrative and photographic snap shots of Bowie all through his profession.

The contributing artists and photographers contain (alphabetically): Edward Bell, Derek Boshier, Anton Corbijn, Kevin Cummins, Chuck Connelly, Chalkie Davies, Stephen Finer, Greg Gorman, Derry Moore, Terry O'Neill, Mick Rock, Masayoshi Sukita, George Underwood, Justin de Villeneuve and extra.

Alongside those striking photographs are insightful, own written items through his contemporaries, and musicians and artists who labored heavily with Bowie, together with Zachary Alford, Carlos Alomar, Toni Basil, Gail Ann Dorsey, Mike Garson, Dana Gillespie, Debbie Harry and Chris Stein, Cyndi Lauper, and Nile Rodgers, between others.

The publication is curated through Brian Hiatt, of Rolling Stone journal, as common Editor.

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