Edward Saywell, chair, Linde Family Wing for Contemporary Art; Arthur K. Solomon Curator of Modern Art; head of the Department of Contemporary Art and MFA Programs

Over his celebrated career David Hockney has encapsulated the essence of two different landscapes in his work: the luminous swimming pools and palm trees of Los Angeles, and the majestic splendor of his native Yorkshire, England. Explore the inspiration behind Hockney’s artistic journey, one that has led him to be recognized as one of our greatest living artists. 

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Above: David Hockney, Garrowby Hill, 1998.  1998.56. Oil on canvas. Juliana Cheney Edwards Collection - Arthur Gordon Tompkins Fund. © David Hockney.