David Hockney

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David Hockney: ‘My era was the freest time. I now realise it’s over’
The artist pops in from Normandy to talk us through a show of his great paintings, discuss his old hometown Bradford becoming City of Culture – and reveal why Harry Styles was tricky to paint

Jonathan Jones

06, Jul, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Dürer in Birmingham, Hockney in Normandy and a not-so-hot climate crisis show – the week in art
Stunning works from Renaissance grandee Albrecht Dürer, David Hockney’s French spring scenes and the Royal Academy’s dull take on global heating

Jonathan Jones

17, Jun, 2022 @12:53 PM

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Thrifty summer: 20 great free family days out in Britain
Gardens, mills, beaches, galleries: there’s a wealth of cheap thrills to be had, if you know where to look …

Words: Nazia Parveen. Illustrations: Hannah Robinson

06, Jun, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Ten reasons why Bradford deserves to be 2025’s city of culture
From Charlotte Brontë to David Hockney and Zayn Malik, my home town of Bradford has a rich cultural history – and its beauty is balm for the soul

Saima Mir

02, Jun, 2022 @2:38 PM

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Painting credited to Rembrandt pupil confirmed as work of Dutch master himself
Analysis of 1638 work, Landscape with Arched Bridge, confirms longstanding belief of a number of experts

Kate Connolly in Berlin

01, Apr, 2022 @12:52 PM

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Hockney’s Eye: The Art and Depiction of Technology review – old masters meet modern icon
David Hockney’s work is shown at the Fitzwilliam, Cambridge, in playful and illuminating juxtaposition with the museum’s old masters

Laura Cumming

20, Mar, 2022 @1:00 PM

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Hockney’s Eye review – ‘Makes Constable look like a wet hanky’
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Exhibiting next to Old Masters, David Hockney’s work more than hold its own, its dazzling hues sometimes making the rest look dull in comparison

Jonathan Jones

14, Mar, 2022 @1:05 PM

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David Hockney exhibition will feature artist’s latest self-portrait
Cambridge to host Hockney’s Eye: The Art and Technology of Depiction, opening in March

Nadia Khomami Arts and culture correspondent

21, Feb, 2022 @12:01 AM

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Beer mat artist delighted as David Hockney weighs in on wellness
Hockney sends message to artist Mr Bingo after buying mats featuring phrase ‘bored of wellness’

Mark Brown North of England correspondent

15, Nov, 2021 @4:43 PM

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Rupert bare: how the Oz obscenity trial inspired a generation of protest art
When a lewd cartoon of Rupert Bear landed the editors of the 60s counterculture paper in court, David Hockney, John Lennon, Robert Crumb and more made some of their most urgent art in response

Walker Mimms

04, Aug, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Michael Horovitz obituary
Iconoclastic poet, editor and leading light of British counterculture during the 1950s and 60s

Douglas Field

11, Jul, 2021 @3:03 PM

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Smoke and mirrors in David Hockney’s letter | Brief letters
Brief letters: Secret weddings | Carrie Johnson | Chart travesties | Smoking deaths

Letters

02, Jun, 2021 @4:44 PM

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