Books Of The Times: ‘david Hockney: A Rake’s Progress’ By Christopher Simon Sykes

A new biography of David Hockney traces his early life and work in England and Los Angeles up to 1975, including fascinating accounts of how some well-known paintings evolved.

Topics:  david hockney   england   los angeles   
BING NEWS:
  • The Best Art Books of 2012
    How Music Works by David Byrne. The Talking Heads’ front man explains ... student protests that started the escalation that ended at Kent State. Mortality by Christopher Hitchens. Hitchens tells the story of his own demise with his characteristic style ...
    12/30/2012 - 6:07 pm | View Link
  • A sparkling selection of books of the year
    It's a book for our times, a contemporary American tale about ... Finally, I read with great pleasure Hockney: A Rake's Progress (Century, £25) by Christopher Simon Sykes. Hockney has led a varied and productive life. The book is an intriguing account ...
    11/22/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Hockney bio brings artist to dandified life
    Now photographer-author Christopher Simon Sykes has published "David Hockney: The Biography 1937-1975" (subtitled "A Rake's Progress"), the first installment in a planned two-volume life of Hockney. Sykes' writing has a real raconteurial flair from the get-go.
    06/17/2012 - 1:08 am | View Link
  • The art of words: Books about hankies, Hockney kick imagination into high gear
    "David Hockney: A Rake's Progress, 1937 to 1975" is the first in a planned ... will love the details and the anecdotes that fill the 328-page book. Author Christopher Simon Sykes ("Clapton") paints a fascinating portrait using interviews with the man ...
    06/2/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Hockney: A Rake's Progress, By Christopher Simon Sykes
    Christopher Simon Sykes is quick ... authoritative telling of the Hockney story, tracing his passage from doodling schoolboy to the glory years of the Sixties and coming to a breathless halt at the premiere of The Rake's Progress at Glyndebourne in the ...
    11/26/2011 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Entertainment News, Celebrity and Pop Culture
    Get the latest entertainment news, celebrity interviews and pop culture pulse on movies, TV and music and more at ABCNews.com.
    10/20/2014 - 6:48 pm | View Website
  • Pace Gallery
    DAVID HOCKNEY . SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY. BOOKS AND EXHIBITION CATALOGUES . 2014 . David Hockney: The Arrival of Spring (exhibition catalogue). Text by the artist.
    10/20/2014 - 6:34 pm | View Website
  • Culture, Arts and Entertainment
    Culture, Arts and Entertainment. The latest arts and entertainment news from The Telegraph
    10/20/2014 - 5:51 pm | View Website
  • The Real-Time Contact Center: Strategies, Tactics, and ...
    The Real-Time Contact Center: Strategies, Tactics, and Technologies for Building a Profitable Service and Sales Operation [Donna Fluss] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping ...
    10/20/2014 - 4:18 pm | View Website
  • Amazon.com: Books
    Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. ... Amazon Editors' Top Picks for the Best Books of October. We're happy to share with you the unique mix of ...
    10/20/2014 - 2:59 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Books News