David Hockney

Biographical Information

1937 Born in Bradford, United Kingdom
1953–57 Bradford College of Art, United Kingdom
1959–62 Royal College of Art; London, England
1962 Received Royal College of Art gold medal for painting
1967 Received first prize at the John Moores exhibition
1997 Received Companion of Honour Award; London, England
2003 Received Lorenzo de Medici Lifetime Career Award; Florence, Italy
2004 Received the Rosa d’Oro Award; Sicily, Italy


2010 “Intimacy! Baden in der Kunst;” Kunstmuseum Ahlen; Ahlen, Germany
2009 “David Hockney: Prints of Cella & Helen Frankenthaler Woodcuts;” Greenfield Sacks Gallery; Santa Monica, California
“Summer in the City;” Greenfield Sacks Gallery; Santa Monica, California
“Time & Place: Los Angeles, 1958-1968;” Kunsthaus; Zürich, Switzerland
“Accrochage,” Galerie Boisserée, J. & W. Boisserée GmbH; Cologne, Germany
“Artists from the ‘60s;” The Mayor Gallery; London, England
2008 “Time & Place: Los Angeles, 1958–1968;” Moderna Museet; Stockholm, Sweden
“Face a face;” Krethlow Galerie; Bern, Switzerland
2007 “David Hockney: The East Yorkshire Landscape;” LA Louver Gallery; Venice, California
“Day and Night;” LA Louver Gallery; Venice, California
“100 x Kunst;” Galleri Profilen; Aarhus, Denmark
“When Art Worlds Collide: The ‘60s,” Woodward Gallery, New York
“FACES,” Cook Fine Art, New York
2006 “David Hockney: Graphics and Drawings;” The Andipa Gallery; London, England
“David Hockney ‘Portraits,’” The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, “Massachusetts;” Los Angeles County Museum of Art, California
“Spring Paper 8,” Woodward Gallery, New York
2004 “David Hockney, An Intimate Eye;” Richard Gray Gallery, New York
2003 “Paper Invitational VI,” Woodward Gallery, New York
2001 “Kasmin’s Sixties;” Kasmin Gallery; London, England
2000 “Encounters: New Art from Old;” National Gallery; London, England
“David Hockney—A Print Retrospective;” Alan Cristea Gallery; London, England
1999 “Recent Etchings;” Alan Cristea Gallery; London, England
1997 “Flowers, Faces and Spaces;” Annely Juda Fine Art; London, England
1996 “Drawing Retrospective;” The Museum of Contemporary Art; Tokyo, Japan
1995 “Drawing Retrospective;” Hamburg, Germany; traveled to Royal Academy of Art, London, England; and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, California
1989 Sao Paulo Biennale; Sao Paulo, Brazil
1988 “David Hockney: A Retrospective;” Los Angeles County Museum of Art, California; traveled to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; the Tate Gallery; London, England
1983 “Hockney Paints the Stage;” Walker Art Center; Minneapolis, Minnesota
Nishimura Gallery; Tokyo, Japan
Richard Gray Gallery; Chicago, Illinois
1980–81 Knoedler/Kasmin Gallery; London, England
1978 L.A. Louver Gallery; Venice, California
“Travels with Pen, Pencil and Ink;” extensive three-year tour of United States and Canada
1976 Nicholas Wilder Gallery; Los Angeles, California
1973–75 “Retrospective;” Musée des Arts Décoratifs; Paris, France
1970 “Retrospective;” Whitechapel Art Gallery; London, England; traveled to Hanover, Rotterdam and Belgrade
1968 The Museum of Modern Art, New York
1965 Stedelijk Museum; Amsterdam, Netherlands
Kasmin Gallery; London, England
Palais des Beaux-Arts; Paris, France
1964 Solo exhibition, Alan Gallery, New York
1963 Solo exhibition, Kasmin Gallery; London, England