Psychedelic Bowie exhibit opens

A retrospective David Bowie exhibition, entitled 'David Bowie Is,' at the V&A Museum in London features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments

David Bowie appears on a giant screen with various costumes he performed in, as part of a retrospective David Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013, that features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
David Bowie appears on a giant screen with various costumes he performed in, as part of a retrospective David Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013, that features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
David Bowie appears on a giant screen with various costumes he performed in, as part of a retrospective David Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013, that features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
A photographer is seen taking pictures of a retrospective David Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, depicting Bowie's move from surburbia to soho, along with his Harptone acoustic guitar, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013. The exhibition features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
A photographer is seen taking pictures of a retrospective David Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, depicting Bowie's move from surburbia to soho, along with his Harptone acoustic guitar, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013. The exhibition features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
A photographer is seen taking pictures of a retrospective David Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, depicting Bowie's move from surburbia to soho, along with his Harptone acoustic guitar, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013. The exhibition features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
A reflection of the costume that David Bowie wore as Ziggy Stardust on tour and during a performance of 'Starman' on British pop music show Top of The Pops, is photographed as part of a retrospective David Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013, thats features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
A reflection of the costume that David Bowie wore as Ziggy Stardust on tour and during a performance of 'Starman' on British pop music show Top of The Pops, is photographed as part of a retrospective David Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013, thats features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
A reflection of the costume that David Bowie wore as Ziggy Stardust on tour and during a performance of 'Starman' on British pop music show Top of The Pops, is photographed as part of a retrospective David Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013, thats features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
An outfit David Bowie wore on stage as Ziggy Stardust is photographed as part of a retrospective Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013, that features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
An outfit David Bowie wore on stage as Ziggy Stardust is photographed as part of a retrospective Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013, that features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
An outfit David Bowie wore on stage as Ziggy Stardust is photographed as part of a retrospective Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013, that features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
The Alexander McQueen tyre-print suit which David Bowie wore to promote the album' Outside', is photographed as part of a retrospective David Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013, that features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
The Alexander McQueen tyre-print suit which David Bowie wore to promote the album' Outside', is photographed as part of a retrospective David Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013, that features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
The Alexander McQueen tyre-print suit which David Bowie wore to promote the album' Outside', is photographed as part of a retrospective David Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013, that features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
A cobweb costume with fake hands that David Bowie appeared on television with, is photographed as part of a retrospective Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013, that features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
A cobweb costume with fake hands that David Bowie appeared on television with, is photographed as part of a retrospective Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013, that features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
A cobweb costume with fake hands that David Bowie appeared on television with, is photographed as part of a retrospective Bowie exhibition, entitled David Bowie Is, at the V&A Museum in west London, Wednesday, Mar. 20, 2013, that features 300 objects including handwritten lyrics, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs and Bowie's own instruments.(Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: One of David Bowies' costumes is displayed at the 'David Bowie Is' exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum on March 20, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Ben A. Pruchnie/Getty Images)
David Bowie Is - Private View - Photocall
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: One of David Bowies' costumes is displayed at the 'David Bowie Is' exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum on March 20, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Ben A. Pruchnie/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: David Bowies lightning bolt logo is displayed at the 'David Bowie Is' exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum on March 20, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Ben A. Pruchnie/Getty Images)
David Bowie Is - Private View - Photocall
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 20: David Bowies lightning bolt logo is displayed at the 'David Bowie Is' exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum on March 20, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Ben A. Pruchnie/Getty Images)

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