Striped bodysuit for Aladdin Sane tour, 1973. Design: Kansai Yamamoto. Photo: Masayoshi Sukita. © Sukita / The David Bowie Archive 2012.
The Thin White Duke is headed to the Windy City: this September, David Bowie is, an archival exhibit featuring "more than 400 objects, including photography, album artwork, handwritten lyrics, originalfashions, set designs, and rare performance material from the past five decades" of David Bowie's career, will open at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. The show was originally organized for London's Victoria and Albert Museum and its stop at the MCA will be its only run in the United States. Ahead of its opening on September 23rd, scope some preview images from the exhibit above and below.