Posts tagged with 'david hockney'
14 July 2015 by Lisa
” #REALITY exhibition @walkergallery is a great testament to British artists.”
“‘Consulting the Oracle’ by Caroline Walker really moved me…”
If you’ve not yet been to see this varied exhibition of striking – and at times gritty – paintings, here’s an introduction to the show by curator and artist, Chris Stevens: Read more…
15 November 2013 by Louise
David Hockney’s ‘Le Plongeur’ is part of the Walker Art Gallery’s new exhibition, ‘David Hockney: Early reflections’. It looks like a painting; however, Tuesday’s talk from Jill Iredale (Curator at Cartwright Hall in Bradford) revealed that Hockney actually created the image from pulped paper. After using a thin layer of white paper as a base, Hockney made coloured paper pulp, poured this into a metal stencil and then later pressed the mixture. Read more…