David Hockney

David Hockney: The Colors of Music

The Colors of Music

One of the best-known artists of the twentieth century, David Hockney is renowned for his prolific production, high level of technical skill, and extreme versatility. He has achieved renown in a wide variety of media including pen-and-ink drawing, painting, printmaking, and photography. Alongside the quality of his work, his round face and owlish glasses have […]

David Hockney: The Colors of Music

Filmmaker Interview – Maryte Kavaliauskas

Over the years, Maryte Kavaliauskas has co-produced films on numerous artists, including Roy Lichtenstein, Frank Stella and Joan Mitchell. Now, she’s turning her eye to another renowned artist with AMERICAN MASTERS David Hockney: The Colors of Music. Below, she answers some questions about the film. Q: What makes David Hockney an American Master? A: Susan […]

David Hockney: The Colors of Music

Career Timeline

From painting to photos to collage, lithographs and set design, it seems artist David Hockney has done it all. The AMERICAN MASTERS documentary David Hockney: The Colors of Music explores the painter’s set designs while the timeline below provides personal and career highlights. 1937 Born July 9 in Bradford, England. 1953-57 Studies at Bradford School […]