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Kids Get Arty - Exploring David Hockney & Photo Montage

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from The Huffington Post

David Hockney's Landscapes Arrive In Spain

David Hockney Pearblossom Highway, 11-18 April 1986 #1 Photocollage 119.4 x 163.8 cm The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Gift of David Hockney © David Hockney Photo credit: Prudence Cuming Associates


"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. "


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from the Guardian

David Hockney: modern master of colour

David Hockney book: Pearblossom Highway 11-18th April 1986 (Second Version)

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Our next art project: Pearblossom Hwy., 11 - 18th April 1986, #2 (Getty Museum)

Huell Howser interviewed artist David Hockney for his "Videolog" series in the late 1980s.

Pearblossom Highway by David Hockney. (1937- ). British painter, draughtsman, printmaker, photographer, and designer. After a brilliant prize-winning career as a student at the Royal College of Art, Hockney had achieved international success by the time he was in his mid-20s, and has since consolidated his position as by far the best-known British artist of his generation. For more, click below

David Hockney was one of the earliest influences I had in the art world. Back then the idea of taking hundreds of Polaroids of a cross roads in Arizona and building a photomontage out of them was so original and mind blowing, now I could do that in Photoshop in an hour. Hockney's paintings of swimming pools always had be yearning to be in Australia or California too!