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Leigh Bowery: The Life And Times Of An Icon by Sue Tilley
Robert rated it liked it Feb 19, This book was written by his closest friend who is a character in Taboo and featured prominently in the Charles Atlas documentary, The Legend of Leigh Bowery. In the s, Leigh Bowery created performances which both delighted and outraged audiences in New York, London and Tokyo.
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Erinn rated it really liked it Aug 22, Mark Harris rated it really liked it Icln 05, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Emma Mccourty rated it it was amazing May 19, Warren rated it liked it Apr 05, Born in in south London, Tilley became involved in the London art scene in the late s, leading to her close relationship with Leigh Bowery.
Rose rated nowery it was amazing May 23, One of Britain’s heroically ambitious yet underappreciated designers and performance artists, Bowery remains an inspiration to many contemporary artists and fashion designers, though few are willing to admit it.
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Leigh Bowery: The Life And Times Of An Icon
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Leigh Bowery was a performance artist, fashion designer, night-club sensation, art object, aspiring pop-star and, above all, an alternative icon whose influence traversed the music, art, film and fashion worlds. Becky Fuller rated it liked it Dec 31, The definitive biography of one of modern art’s most provocative vanguards Leigh Bowery was one of the most controversial and avant-garde performers of his generation. This tiems features a new postscript by Sue Tilley and an illustrated biography including rare photos from the author’s personal collection.
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