Widely considered Britain’s most popular artist, David Hockney is a global sensation with exhibitions in London, New York, Paris and beyond, attracting millions of visitors worldwide. Now entering his 9th decade, Hockney shows absolutely no evidence of slowing down or losing his trademark boldness.
Featuring intimate and in-depth interviews with Hockney, this revealing film focuses on two blockbuster exhibitions held in 2012 and 2016 at the Royal Academy of Art in London. Director Phil Grabsky secured privileged access to craft this cinematic celebration of a 21st century master of creativity.
Exhibition on Screen is the originator and pioneer of bringing exhibition-based art films to the cinema. Working with top international museums and galleries, Exhibition on Screen create films which offer a cinematic immersion into the world’s best-loved art, accompanied by insights from the world’s leading historians and art critics. Since launching in 2011, Exhibition on Screen has released 16 films which have been shown in over 50 countries across the globe and over one million seats have been sold.
Run time: 85 minutes