I was reminded this weekend while walking round the London Print Fair, about just how great a talent David Hockney is – his print work stood alongside those of the ‘greats’ Picasso, Chagall, Matisse and it carried itself well I have to say. The works I first came to know of Hockney are from his early immersion in LA inthe late 1960’s and early 70’s – drenched in sun and pool living these painting are about as far from his Northern English roots as you can get. There is something effortless chic and laid back about them, these were the images that largely made him in terms of popularity and public acknowledgement and I think they are still relevant today.Follow @ispyer
Search my blog
- Finding Mr Dob - the essence of Takashi Murakami
- Russian criminal tattoos
- Kandya - Jason chair
- Beautifully grotesque, the hell and horror of the brothers grim Jake and Dinos Chapman
- The soap opera life of Edwin Valero
- LA chic by David Hockney
- The Eames LCW (Lounge Chair Wood)
- Takashi Murakami cushions
- Feet first, Martin Kippenberger
Tagsamir khan art banksy bast Best Boxing News Sites Around! bob arum boxing brassai cat cats charles saatchi Deyrolle eames edwin valero egypt Egyptian Erik Morales faile fashion fashion photography felix trinidad floyd mayweather gavin turk graffiti hampstead heath inca Jake Dinos Chapman Juan Manuel Marquez Juergen Teller Julio Cesar Chavez Kaikai Kiki kate moss lightweight lima louis vuitton Mannequin Manny Pacquiao Marco Antonio Barrera mario testino miguel cotto mike tyson monkey Mr. Brainwash mummification mummified oscar de la hoya p4p peru pets pet training philippe starck photography ricky hatton roberto duran rowland ward russian criminal tattoo saatchi shrunken heads skeleton skull skulls street art sugar ray robinson takashi murakami tattoo taxidermy terry richardson top rank trees van ingen Van Ingen and Van Ingen WBC Wellcome museam welterweight white cube
Error: Twitter did not respond. Please wait a few minutes and refresh this page.
Search My Blog!