On Wednesday, the V & A (Victoria and Albert Museum) in partnership with Gucci presented a preview of the first retrospective of the amazing career of David Bowie.
Open to the public as of tomorrow, the exhibition traces the creative process of Bowie pioneer in the field of music as well as an icon in the world of culture and; it follows his following his ever changing style and his constant reinvention over a period spanning five decades.
« David Bowie is … one of my greatest sources of inspiration. His individuality, his originality and authenticity have been decisive. Thanks to his creative genius, his influence for decades on music, fashion, art and popular culture has been immeasurable and will continue to be for decades to come, « said Frida Giannini, Creative Director of Gucci .
Of course, the retrospective which already sold 50,000 tickets in pre-sales, has drawn many celebrities including some dressed by the house of Gucci.