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Shoot Footage: Black Tie White Noise

published on 21 March 2016

In December 1992, Nick Knight shot David Bowie for the cover of his Black Tie White Noise album, which was released in April 1993. Another image from the session appeared on the cover of Arena magazine's Spring/Summer 1993 (May/June) issue. As with all his shoots, Knight filmed proceedings for his archive. As part of this SHOWstudio series, the video is made available for the first time.

In December 1992, Nick Knight shot David Bowie for the cover of his Black Tie White Noise album, which was released in April 1993. Another image from the session appeared on the cover of Arena magazine's Spring/Summer 1993 (May/June) issue. As with all his shoots, Knight filmed proceedings for his archive. As part of this SHOWstudio series, the video is made available for the first time.

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