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David Hockney RA: 82 Portraits and 1 Still-life

Royal Academy of Arts, London

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After his monumental landscape exhibition burst to life at the Royal Academy in 2012, Hockney turned away from painting and from his Yorkshire home, returning to Los Angeles. Slowly he began to return to the quiet contemplation of portraiture, beginning with a depiction of his studio manager. Over the months that followed, he became absorbed by the genre and invited sitters from all areas of his life into his studio. Read more.

Rufus Hale

Rufus Hale (23rd, 24th, 25th November 2015), David Hockney. © David Hockney Photo credit: Richard Schmidt

Rita Pynoos

Rita Pynoos (1st, 2nd March 2014), David Hockney. © David Hockney Photo credit: Richard Schmidt

Dagny Corcoran

Dagny Corcoran (15th, 16th, 17th January 2014), David Hockney. © David Hockney Photo credit: Richard Schmidt

Lord Jacob Rothschild

Lord Jacob Rothschild (5th, 6th February 2014), David Hockney. © David Hockney Photo credit: Richard Schmidt

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