Feb 06, 2017
By Michael Kramer
His depictions of sun-dappled swimming pools in Los Angeles and English forests and hills – are among the best-known images in contemporary art.
The Hockney retrospective also comes with a surprise from the tabloid newspaper The Sun – which invited the iconic artist to redesign its red masthead one day last week – boasting that this meant a “free Hockney for every reader.”
Hockney’s re-design included cartoon-style sunrays and shadows – created on his iPad.