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

Book Book (2011.)
Description: 248 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cm.
Publisher: New York : Thames & Hudson, 2011.
2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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 -

  • ISBN: 9780500238875
  • ISBN: 0500238871
General Note: "161 illustrations, 154 in color."
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (p. 240-241) and index.
Contents: 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.
Alternate Title: Conversations with David Hockney


Gayford, Martin. "A bigger message : conversations with David Hockney." New York : Thames & Hudson, 2011.

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