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David Hockney | Biography, Art, & Facts | Britannica

25 · David Hockney, English painter, draftsman, printmaker, photographer, and stage designer whose works were characterized by economy of technique, a preoccupation with light, and a frank mundane realism derived from Pop art and …

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Kids Get Arty

8 · This David Hockney exploration for kids was first published in July 2012 and republished this month for those visiting the current Hockney Exhibition at Tate Britain. Here are some of the artwork we saw: Garrowby Hill (1998) – One of my favourite, I …

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David Hockney

24 · Official Works by David Hockney including exhibitions, resources and contact information.

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David Hockney: swimming pools and suburbia | Art UK

9 · David Hockney (b.1937) Tate. Hockney was born in Bradford in 1937 and, after leaving Bradford Grammar School for the town’s School of Art at the age of 16, he did two years’ national service as a hospital orderly and was accepted by the Royal College of Art, London, in 1959. In 1962 he was awarded its gold medal.

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David Hockney (b. 1937)

Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures) represents a culminating apex of two of the artist’s most celebrated motifs—the pool and the double portrait.An immediately recognizable and iconic image in David Hockney’s diverse oeuvre, Portrait of an Artist …

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Kids Get Arty

8 ·  8 · This David Hockney exploration for kids was first published in July 2012 and republished this month for those visiting the current Hockney Exhibition at Tate Britain. Here are some of the artwork we saw: Garrowby Hill (1998) – One of my favourite, I LOVE …

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Inside the Private World of David Hockney | Architectural ...

12 · Hockney, whose eyes are the standardized, staggering blue of an L.A. swimming pool, actually lives inside a Hockney painting. He took an eight-year hiatus from L.A. in Yorkshire before permanently ...

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David Hockney: Pioneer of iPad Art

11 · His iconic pieces are vivid and bright, and often feature swimming pools with flat, modernist architecture juxtaposed against lithe, living water. If the NGV’s new show, David Hockney: Current , proves one thing, it is that Hockney, at 79 years old, is still …

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David Hockney’s Pool Paintings Keep Making a Splash

10 ·  5:21pm. David Hockney, The Splash, 1966. Courtesy of Sotheby’s. A resident of the U.S. who wants a slice of the good life can have an in-ground pool installed …

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Profile David Hockney: Too many bright colours | The ...

Profile David Hockney: Too many bright colours ... swimming pools, crisp and inky etchings and drawings whose Holbein-sharp, nervous lines sparkle with life, until his first retrospective at the ...

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Hockney hits a high and Spandau Ballet capture the cold ...

16 · Portrait of an Artist (Pool With Two Figures), 1972, by David Hockney One of David Hockney’s much-loved California swimming pool paintings …

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David Hockney’s Art and Life

7 · David Hockney’s Life and Art—“I have done what I wanted to do, every day.”. While still a student David Hockney painstakingly lettered the words “Get up and work immediately” on the chest of drawers by the end of his bed—64 years later he has hardly stopped …

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Review: David Hockney — bigger, bolder, brighter ...

25 · Review: David Hockney — bigger, bolder, brighter, digitized. British artist David Hockney's new exhibit, "A Bigger Exhibition," was previewed Thursday morning, Oct. 24, 2013, at the De Young ...

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These 7 Artist-Designed Pools—by Ed Ruscha, James …

5 · The pool of the Roosevelt Hotel, painted by David Hockney. Photo: Jay L. Clendenin / Getty Images. The Los Angeles–based British artist David Hockney has spent a career painting pools.

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Inside the Private World of David Hockney | Architectural ...

12 · Hockney, whose eyes are the standardized, staggering blue of an L.A. swimming pool, actually lives inside a Hockney painting. He took an eight-year hiatus from L.A. in Yorkshire before permanently ...

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These 7 Artist-Designed Pools—by Ed Ruscha, James …

5 · The Los Angeles–based British artist David Hockney has spent a career painting pools. What is perhaps less known is the pool he stepped into and painted, literally, in 1988.

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David Hockney | Artnet

David Hockney is one of the most influential British artists of the 20th century. Perhaps best known for his serial paintings of swimming pools, portraits of friends, and verdant landscapes, the artist’s oeuvre ranges from collaged photography and opera posters to Cubist-inspired abstractions and plein-air paintings of …

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INSPIRATIONAL ARTISTS #3: David Hockney

31 ·  31 · Extremely graphic. Sterile. It was like all background noises were muffled and all that one could hear was pure sound. A swimming pool with a house behind it. Crisp light blue sky. Another picture was of a naked man diving into a pool. A splash of water frozen in time, capturing a disappearing moment. My first encounter with David Hockney’s art.

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David Hockney Paintings | Unofficial Fansite

3 · David Hockney Paintings. David Hockney's vibrant colours persist throughout his most famous paintings, many of which are listed below. The artist has also captured the differing qualities of a variety of landscapes, covering the UK, parts of the US and …

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21 Facts About David Hockney | Contemporary Art | …

4 · In 1966, Hockney gave drawing classes at the University of California in Los Angeles. It was there that he met Peter Schlesinger, a student 11 years his junior. Schlesinger would become not just his lover but one of his greatest muses (inspiring work such as the swimming-pool painting, Peter Getting Out of Nick’s Pool). 9.

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David Hockney | Artnet

David Hockney is one of the most influential British artists of the 20th century. Perhaps best known for his serial paintings of swimming pools, portraits of friends, and verdant landscapes, the artist’s oeuvre ranges from collaged photography and opera posters to Cubist-inspired abstractions and plein-air paintings of the English countryside.

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Here Are 14 Iconic Works by David Hockney to Celebrate …

9 · Art World Happy Birthday, David Hockney! Here Are 14 Iconic Works to Celebrate the Artist’s 80th Year. A stalwart of the Pop art movement, David Hockney is only getting better with age.

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Inside the Private World of David Hockney | Architectural ...

12 · Hockney, whose eyes are the standardized, staggering blue of an L.A. swimming pool, actually lives inside a Hockney painting. He took an eight-year hiatus from L.A. in Yorkshire before permanently ...

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David Hockney (b. 1937)

Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures) represents a culminating apex of two of the artist’s most celebrated motifs—the pool and the double portrait.An immediately recognizable and iconic image in David Hockney’s diverse oeuvre, Portrait of an Artist has graced the cover of numerous artist monographs, starred in various retrospectives—as well as Jack Hazan's 1973 cult Hockney ...

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David Hockney: Facts and Information

5 · David Hockney was born on 9th July 1937 in Bradford, England. He went to school at Bradford Grammar School and then attended Bradford College and the Royal College of Art in London. His father, Kenneth Hockney, was a conscientious objector during World War 1. He completed a series of painting in acrylics of swimming pools (following a visit to ...

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Smarin's La Schaise sunloungers are "Hockney-universe ...

17 · The pool lounger will be shown exclusively at the Centre Pompidou's David Hockney exhibition – originally shown at London's Tate Britain, where it drew over 400,000 visitors – until 4 ...

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David Hockney Artworks & Famous Paintings | TheArtStory

23 · A Bigger Splash. Hockney painted this seminal work while at the University of California in Berkeley. A Bigger Splash was created as the final result of two smaller paintings in which he developed his ideas, A Little Splash (1966) and The Splash (1966).A Bigger Splash is a considerably larger work, measuring approximately 94 x 94 inches. Hockney was one of the first artists to make extensive ...

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Here Are 14 Iconic Works by David Hockney to Celebrate …

9 · Art World Happy Birthday, David Hockney! Here Are 14 Iconic Works to Celebrate the Artist’s 80th Year. A stalwart of the Pop art movement, David Hockney is only getting better with age.

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David Hockney (b. 1937)

Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures) represents a culminating apex of two of the artist’s most celebrated motifs—the pool and the double portrait.An immediately recognizable and iconic image in David Hockney’s diverse oeuvre, Portrait of an Artist …

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Kids Get Arty

8 · This David Hockney exploration for kids was first published in July 2012 and republished this month for those visiting the current Hockney Exhibition at Tate Britain. Here are some of the artwork we saw: Garrowby Hill (1998) – One of my favourite, I …

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