This art poster is a reproduction of the Danish artist Kristian von Hornsleth’s original painting called “GAY DAD” showing a picture of famous musician, artist and actor David Bowie with the words GAY DAD written over his face. Hornsleth again wants to provoke the mainstream media, with this art piece.
David Bowie attende as various characters and in a gender-bending style, beginning with his first androgynous persona, Ziggy Stardust, in 1972. Bowie succeeded in making a glittery, alien-looking creature look cool, and he helped pioneer a sexy and of course marketable form of otherness, that mainstream artists have tried to replicate ever since. But was Bowie gay ? Bisexuel ? Or just experimenting with his own gender? Well thats a question we never really will get an answer to. But Bowie for sure pushed the limits of what was “gender normal”, so when he got married to supermodel Iman and became a father to a son and a daughter, was he then a GAY DAD?
- Available in sizes: 50 x 70 cm / 19,7 x 27,6 inches, 70 x 100 cm / 27,6 x 39,4 inches & 100 x 140 cm / 39,4 x 55,1 inches
- Printed on strong, thick quality paper
- Digital or Offset Lithography Press / Digital fine art print
- Reproduction of original art by Hornsleth
- Shipped Worldwide