The Purple One was more than a hero to lonely outsiders.
His dedication to his craft made him one of the greats of popular culture.
In play-it-safe times, Hadid's social ambition shone through.
A Kestrel for a Knave is a tribute to working-class aspiration.
The Seventies starman was the spirit of that turbulent age in dayglow jumpsuit.
Must-reads from the past week
Bowie’s rise and demise speak to a crisis of cultural freedom.
He kept us guessing to the very end.
The late playwright championed Ireland's modern identity.
Here's hoping her rebellious spirit lives on.
His keen eye and unrivalled knowledge set him apart.