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Kids Get Arty - Exploring David Hockney & Photo Montage


Art - David Hockney is an artist who takes several pictures of the same place at different times. Then he cuts up those pictures and makes a collage. You can do the same thing with your students. Take photos of the smiling, frowning, silly, straight faced, and looking both ways. Then give them the opportunity to create their own collage. Idea found in Rafe Esquith's Teach Like Your Hair is on Fire


"Photographs: Pearblossom Hwy by David Hockney Where do artists get their ideas? What is perspective? How can photography be like drawing or painting? David Hockney touches on these and other issues while discussing the making of his photographic collage Pearblossom Hwy in this video. "