“David Bowie Is,” a David Bowie museum exhibition, is set to be released as an augmented reality mobile app on January 8th, 2019, which would have been the legendary musician’s 72nd birthday.
The app, which will be available for both iOS and Android devices, will let fans look at hundreds of costumes, videos, handwritten lyrics, and artwork featured in the exhibit, as well as several items that will be exclusive to the application.
As we reported previously, the David Bowie is exhibition has been digitally immortalised for the David Bowie is Augmented Reality mobile app, available in iOS and Android on 8th January 2019: https://t.co/ZJeKdrgUE9 Go here for the full press release: https://t.co/U4YJ7c4aUw pic.twitter.com/Il9w2YhCXd
— David Bowie Official (@DavidBowieReal) November 20, 2018
The app comes from New York’s Planeta in collaboration with the David Bowie Archive and Sony Music Entertainment. Additionally, this augmented reality exhibit is the first of its kind, allowing users to look at each object in 360-degree detail.