Tribute to David Bowie

Location: Lobby 7
Date: January 12, 2016

The sudden passing of singer-songwriter David Bowie inspired some hackers to create a tribute to him and his work.

A banner was hung between columns on the exterior of Lobby 7 facing Mass Ave. "The stars look very different [today]" is a lyric from Bowie's Space Oddity.

A mannequin dressed in the style of one of Bowie's Ziggy Stardust outfits. Below the plinth is a recreation of Bowie's Hollywood star. A speaker (visible behind the mannequin) was playing Bowie's music.

Posters were also placed on nearby columns showing assorted Bowie outfits, personas, and acting roles from his career:

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