David Hockney

Life

Born in Bradford England in summer 1937. He is a figurative painter. He moved to Los Angeles in 1964.

Quotes From 2014 Documentary

We grow small trying to become great.

New ways of seeing mean new ways of feeling.

I do believe painting can change the world.

I think the absence of love is fear. If one can understand love, one can, to a certain extent, be fearless.

The urge to represent is very deep within us.

When you stop doing something, it doesn’t mean you are rejecting it. You’re saying, I wish to take a look round another corner.

Friends … that’s really the only thread running through my life.