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Insights & Anecdotes: 'David Bowie and The Spiders From Mars Bust The House in Monte Carlo'

Jan 12, 2015

In our Insights and Anecdotes posts, Stewart Stephenson will be giving a little insight into the inspirations and influences on some of his all-time favourite paintings. Below Stewart speaks about 'David Bowie and The Spiders From Mars Bust The House in Monte Carlo':


"David Bowie has always been one of my favourite singer/songwriters. His ability to tell a story in 3 minutes is epic. This is the third installment in the 'David Bowie' inspired series. With these paintings I ask the question, "What would Bowie and the Spiders From Mars do?". I begin painting and when the characters start to take form, I am able to come up with the task in which they are enacting. In this case, they bust the house in Monte Carlo…"


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