Book

A bigger message : conversations with David Hockney / Martin Gayford.

  • ISBN: 9780500238875
  • ISBN: 0500238871
  • Description: 248 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Thames & Hudson,

Available copies

  • 2 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 759.92/Hockney (Text to phone) Available -
Melrose Art Department 709.2 Hockney Gayford (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

General Note: "161 illustrations, 154 in color."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 240-241) and index.
Contents Note: Introduction: Turner with an iPhone -- A Yorkshire paradise -- Drawing -- The trap of naturalism -- The problems of depiction -- A bigger and bigger picture -- Scale: a bigger studio -- Seeing more clearly -- Drawing on a telephone and in a computer -- Painting with memory -- Photography and drawing -- Caravaggio's camera -- Way out west: space exploration -- Cleaning Claude -- Movies and moving through the landscape -- Music and movement -- Van Gogh and the power of drawing -- Drawing on an iPad -- The power of images -- Theatre -- Lighting -- Nine screens on Woldgate -- David Hockney's life and work.
Summary: A record of a decade of private conversations with art critic Martin Gayford, David Hockney reveals via reflection, anecdote, passion and humour the fruits of his lifelong meditations on the problems and paradoxes of representing a three-dimensional world on a flat surface.
Subject: Hockney, David > Interviews.
Artists > England > Interviews.

Additional Titles

Alternate Title: Conversations with David Hockney