Bowie by Mick Rock

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Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP) (map) Seattle Center
Starts July 1. Ongoing

Mick Rock
$28

The day after David Bowie died, Stranger music and arts editor Sean Nelson wrote the following:

"Bowie’s music and presentation calibrated my consciousness to look beyond the obvious, to expect layers, to get that there should be something to get. My feeling for Bowie was never theoretical, as it is with a lot of artists I admire. It was love, though I didn’t ever believe that love was returned or acknowledged. Or needed. Which made it the correct response. Such was the power of his charisma, his talent, his utter commitment to the conception and performance of himself. What is not to love about the creation called David Bowie? In an age when the standing ovation has been devalued, it’s worth considering how few other artists have ever deserved one simply for existing so utterly for so long."

As you wander through this collection of 65 photographs of David Bowie taken by renowned British photographer Mick Rock, rare performance footage, and oral history interviews, you can love David Bowie deeply. Just because you want to.

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Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP)

325 Fifth Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109
206-770-2700
Hours: daily
http://www.mopop.org

Venue Hours
  • daily
Event Times
  • Starts July 1. Ongoing
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