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. The definitive biography of one of modern art’s most provocative vanguards Leigh Bowery was one of the most controversial and avant-garde. LibraryThing Review. User Review – urthona73 – LibraryThing. A sloppily written book redeemed by the vibrancy of its subject. Read full review.
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Leigh Bowery: The Life And Times Of An Icon by Sue Tilley
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Return to Book Page. Im sure there are a million more stories she could have put in, but when do you stop? Robert rated it liked it Feb 19, Sep 30, Angela rated it it was amazing.
Photographer in Focusmarking the Gallery’s acquisition of ‘an important archive’ of 50 of his portraits. From Bowery’s groundbreaking costumes and performance art, to his notoriety in London’s s nightclub culture, to his role as a favored model for painter Lucian Freud, Tilley’s engrossing portrait offers insight into the outrageous world of s modern art and the man who came to embody it.
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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.
From Bowery’s groundbreaking costumes and performance art, t 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 book is a wonderful companion piece to the documentary. Thomas rated it it was amazing Feb 04, Leigh Bowery was a true original. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. For any Bowery fan this is a must.
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Lists with This Book. Linda Robin rated it it was amazing Dec 25, 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.
In this fascinating biography, author Sue Tilley, one of Bowery’s closest friends, lays bare legh extravagant life of the trendsetting entertainer. Ailbhe rated it it was amazing Sep 08, Bowery arrived in London in from Sunshine, Australia, collaborated notoriously with the dancer Michael Clark, as well as being proprietor of the infamous s nightclub Taboo. Rose rated it it was amazing May 23, It had all you needed to know and more, Sue did an amazing job of such a complex subject, Leigh Bowery.
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Warren rated it liked it Apr 05, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Open Preview See a Problem? Mark Ti,es rated it really liked it Mar 05, Anderson rated it liked it Dec 20, Tilley continues to write, model, and pursue other projects in London.