A Bigger Splash (62 images)
David Hockney is considered one of the most influential British artists of the twentieth century - an important contributor to the Pop Art movement of the sixties. And after meeting Andy Warhol in New York he moved to California and created all those famous swimming pool paintings, like A Bigger Splash - using the relatively new acrylic medium - all highly realistic and oddly vibrant. And they were studies in sunny emptiness. That captured the essence of Southern California. And now Hockney...