It wryly charts the influences on the singer’s life and music, and also documents significant figures from history during his expansive career.
(PRWEB UK) 9 June 2013
The Victoria and Albert Museum is now offering in the V&A Shop Online prints of the Periodic Table of Bowie by Paul Robertson, the final artwork displayed in the V&A’s David Bowie is exhibition.
David Bowie Is has been the Museum’s most popular exhibition in its history.
The V&A was given unprecedented access to the David Bowie Archive in order to curate the world’s first retrospective of this music icons extraordinary career. Fans of David Bowie and pop art in general are flocking to the show, but online shoppers can also get a taste from the V&A Shop Online.
From DVDs, CDs, and books to t-shirts, accessories and limited edition prints the exclusive David Bowie is range at the V&A Shop is teeming with colour and wit. It is the perfect accompaniment to this extraordinary exhibition, and it’s full of interesting gift ideas for families, friends or shoppers themselves.
The Periodic Table of Bowie has become an instant favourite from the collection. It wryly charts the influences on the singer’s life and music, and also documents significant figures from history during his expansive career. From Mick Jagger (Ja) and Joe Strummer (Sr) to Howard Hughes (Hh) and Chairman Mao (Mo), this humorous work of art depicts a who’s who of the past few decades.
The piece was created by Paul Robertson, an artist, curator, writer, broadcaster and avid David Bowie fan. Robertson is known for his avant garde sensibilities and his provocative sense of humour, and the Periodic Table of Bowie is perfect for the rest of the musician’s legion of devotees.
The V&A Shop is an emporium of more than 2000 products inspired by Museum’s collection and exhibitions on display bring them all to life. It is a vibrant hub of colours and ideas, bursting with souvenirs, clothing, accessories and much more. Now, many of these electrifying pieces are available online.
Shop the David Bowie is collection and much more at V and A Shop today.