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David Hockney
English 1937–
Past program

All About Hockney with John McDonald

Sat 12 Nov 16, 11am
NGV International
Clemenger BBDO Auditorium
Ground Level

Free entry

One of the most influential living artists, David Hockney works prolifically and continues to experiment with different techniques as well as subject matter. David Hockney: Current features more than 700 works from the past decade of the artist’s career – some new and many never-before-seen in Australia.

Learn more about Hockney’s life and work as renowned art critic John McDonald shares his thoughts on one of Britain’s greatest living painters and speaks in conversation with exhibition curator Simon Maidment, Senior Curator, Contemporary Art.

John McDonald is an art critic for the Sydney Morning Herald and film critic for the Australian Financial Review. He has written for many Australian and international publications, worked as an editor and publisher, and lectured at colleges and galleries around the country and is former Head of Australian Art at the National Gallery of Australia.

John McDonald, art critic, Sydney Morning Herald and film critic, Australian Financial Review
Simon Maidment, Senior Curator, Contemporary Art, NGV