Hockney Creates an Impression ; DAVID HOCKNEY
Caplan, Nina, The Evening Standard (London, England)
HOCKNEY has come home and Britain is celebrating. He might have ensconced himself in deepest Yorkshire but London is basking in reflected glory: it's still a hell of a lot closer than LA, where he has lived for the past 40 years.
There are two exhibitions, including one opening today; his book Secret Knowledge has been updated and, given the fuss the original caused (his theories about old masters' use of contemporary tricks of the trade were incorrectly taken as accusations of cheating), it will be interesting to see what new mischief Hockney has managed to make. He may choose to stir in a more dignified manner these days but the Bradford boy who made such a splash in …
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