I finally went along to the Tate to see the exhibition that brings together a huge selection of 60 years worth of David Hockney’s most famous works, which celebrate his achievements in painting, drawing, print, photography and video.
I was seriously impressed. Room after room full of his work in varied styles – In fact, it was a case of information overload by the end so much to take in.
As Hockney approaches 80, I love the fact that he continues to evolve and embrace new technologies – Indeed, many of his 1,500 iPhone and iPad drawings can be seen in a new publication by Thames and Hudson, David Hockney: Current
To see over 400 of David Hockney’s works, exclusive articles, and up-to-date Hockney exhibition listings, visit Artsy’s Hockney page.
I have animated one of my favourite Hockney paintings, ‘Portrait of an Artist (Pool with two figures)’, 1972 (© David Hockney)
Below are a few other favourite paintings by Hockney, although there are too many to choose from really!