David Bowie, in character as Aladdin Sane, a lightning bolt adorns his face.
David Bowie is


Melbourne Winter Masterpieces

David Bowie is

16 Jul - 1 Nov


ACMI presents David Bowie is, the acclaimed exhibition from the Victoria and Albert Museum. Exclusive to Australasia, this groundbreaking multi-media experience celebrates 50 years of one of the era’s most influential artists in rock, pop, fashion and performance.

  • Prepare for unprecedented access to objects from the David Bowie Archive, presented in an immersive exhibition telling the enthralling story of the boy from Brixton who became an international cultural icon. The exhibition includes over 50 legendary costumes, original stage set designs, handwritten lyric sheets, album artwork, rare film, video and photographs, interviews with collaborators, and spectacular sections showcasing Bowie’s impact as a live performer and screen star.

    "The sheer grandure brought tears to my eyes" - The Daily Telegraph

    "Absolutely incredible... fabulous" - Jean Paul Gaultier

    "A simple endorsement of pure stardom" - The Independent

    David Bowie is will appear in Melbourne for strictly limited season. 


    Do you represent a company that would like to explore the amazing opportunities to support David Bowie is? Email us for more information: supportus@acmi.net.au

    Image Credit: Album cover shoot for Aladdin Sane, 1973. Photograph by Brian Duffy
    Photo Duffy © Duffy Archive & The David Bowie Archive.

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