Ziggy Stardust Forever


In celebration of the iconic figure who transcends all generational gaps, photographer Mick Rock spoke with VICE about his time with Bowie when the artist was inventing the revolutionary alter ego that is Ziggy Stardust, and the photos that were born from it. Check out the interview and the gorgeous shots of Bowie at the pivotal moment here. If you’re in LA you can see the photos in person at the Taschen Gallery, where Rock’s exhibit Mick Rock: Shooting for Stardust. The Rise of David Bowie & Co. will be running through October 11th.

Liz Wood is a freelance editor, fiction writer, and current student in the NYU MFA program. More from this author →