Here is the invitation to the Museum Ludwig "I Love New York" Exhibition that David has been writing about in his journal. Click the image above to view a larger version of the entire invitation.
10/27/98 NEWS: BOWIE MINI FEATURED AT BRITISH MOTER SHOW Paul Smith, Kate Moss and David Bowie are featured designers at the MINI exhibit at this weeks 1998 British International Motor Show. Read David?s 8.31.98 journal entry for additional details.
One of the highlights of Friday's VH-1 Fashion Awards Show (airing tonight on VH-1) was the screening of David Bowie's classic video "The Jean Genie" directed by Mick Rock. The video was used as a backdrop to the Lenny Kravitz/Iggy Pop performance of "Rebel Rebel".
Tonight at 1:00 a.m.-2:00 a.m.(EST) VH-1 will air VH-1 Most Fashionable Performances. Highlights include David Bowie's appearance at the 1996 VH-1 Fashion Awards Show. This show will also be aired on Saturday, October 24th 11:00 a.m. - noon (EST)
Other upcoming David Bowie TV appearances include VH-1 Legends, to be aired on Thursday, October 29th, Noon - 1:00 p.m. (EST) (subject to change)
Thurston Moore Exhibition
64 Chisenhale Road
London E3 5QZ
15 October - November 1, 1998
In October 1997, independent music label Lo Recordings received a tape containing 30 different one-minute guitar pieces by Thurston Moore of the band Sonic Youth. Lo Recordings teamed up with Commercial Too, an independent art venture borne out of Commercial Gallery, copied the 30 guitar pieces onto individual one-minute tapes and sent them out to a wide cross section of artsts and musicians enclosed in a custom designed vacuum cleaner bag.
October 21, 1998
Considering Rock's uneasy relationship with visual art down the years; it's to the benefit of this show that the music used as the spur to the various exhibits- guitar noise by Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore - is about as far from mainstream rock as it gets.
Packaged in vacuum- cleaner bags, these pieces were sent out as cassettes to a variety of artists and musicialns, whose responses comprise the exhibition and its accompanying CD. At their most basic, some of the pieces simply illustrate the difficulty many visual artists experience dealing with a form as amorphous and intangible as music.
DAVID BOWIE AND LAURIE ANDERSON COLLABORATION David Bowie and Laurie Anderson are to show their twenty drawing collaboration at the Luwig Museum starting in November this year. Read more details in David's journal for the 16th of October.
Rock idol David Bowie's interest in computers - he is setting up his own Internet provider service - is turning into an obsession.
At the launch this week of a vodka ad, created by controversial artist Damien Hirst, 51-year-old Bowie - part-time Bermuda resident - spent the evening of Notting Hill's Pharmacy restaurant taking photographs of fellow partygoers.
Explains the computer freak formerly known as Ziggy Stardust: "I'm going home to put them onto my web page. I download everything at midnight."
"I take pictures with a digital camera, and it takes only a couple of seconds to put them on
David Bowie and Laurie Anderson are to show their twenty drawing collaboration at the Luwig Museum starting in November this year. Read more details in David's journal for the 16th of October.
The new James Ivory/Ismail Merchant (Room With A View, Howard's End) film - 'A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries' starring Barbara Hershey and Kris Kristofferson features "Fame".