Film: The Legend of Leigh Bowery


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  • Host Department: Institute for the Humanities
  • Date: 02/13/2012
  • Time: 7:00PM

  • Location: U-M Museum of Art Stern Auditorium, 525 S. State

  • LeighBowery
  • Description:

    Click here for information on Joints 4tet for Ensemble video installation by Charles Atlas, at the U-M Institute for the Humanities gallery.

    Renegade filmmaker Charles Atlas (who worked extensively with the late choreographer Merce Cunningham) introduces his 2002 documentary The Legend of Leigh Bowery. Artist, designer, performer, and provocateur Leigh Bowery was one of the notorious figures of the 1980s club scene.

    Presented in conjunction with the University Musical Society's Pure Michigan Renegade on Film series.