Leigh Bowery was a London-based performance artist, club promoter, model, and designer. He studied music, played piano, and in Melbourne he studied fashion and design. He created promos for musical artists, including a promo for David Bowie’s “Ashes To Ashes” video.
Bowery influenced other artists and designers including Meadham Kirchhoff, Alexander McQueen, Lucian Freud, Vivienne Westwood, Boy George, Antony and the Johnsons, Lady Gaga, John Galliano, the Scissor Sisters, David LaChapelle, Lady Bunny, Acid Betty plus numerous Nu-Rave bands and nightclubs in London and New York City.
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