David Hockney net worth

David Hockney net worth

Net Worth: $52.5 Million

About David Hockney

David Hockney net worth

David Hockney is a popular painter. In addition to that, he is a printmaker, photographer, stage designer and draughtsman. All of these involvements have played a huge role in increasing the total size of David Hockney net worth, which has been estimated to reach 52.5 million dollars, as of right now. In the 1960s, David Hockney became an important contributor to the pop art movement, which made his name even more known. In fact, David Hockney is regarded as one of the most influential British artists of the 20th century. David Hockney is living in Kensington, London, where he also has his art studio. In addition, he has two homes in California. In 2015, he sold his house in Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire.
The painter was born in 1937 in Bradford, England. He was raised in a big family of five kids and he was the fourth of them. David Hockney was a student at Bradford College of Art and the Royal College of Art in London, where he already knew that he wanted to become an artist and this career eventually became the main source of increasing the overall sum of David Hockney net worth.

At the time when he was studying at the Royal College of Art, David Hockney’s paintings appeared in the exhibition called “Young Contemporaries”. In 1964, David Hockney moved to Los Angeles, California. In 1968, he came back to London. Then, in the period of 1973-1975, he was living in Paris.
David Hockney is openly gay. In fact, he shows his love for men in some of his art works, such as the collection called “We Two Boys Together Clinging”, released in 1961. In 1963, he released a painting, where he portrayed two men showering together, called “Domestic Scene, Los Angeles”. In 1966, David Hockney was teaching art classes at UCLA, where he met student Peter Schlesinger. He posed for David Hockney for some pictures and they were romantically involved for some time.
David Hockney has painted portraits, prints and stage designs for such institutions as the Royal Court Theater, La Scala, the Metropolitan Opera, and Glyndebourne. In the 1980s, David Hockney became famous for his photo collages, which he called ‘joiners’. Some examples of these works include “Pearblossom Highway #2”, “My Mother, Bolton Abbey, 1982” and “Kasmin 1982”. These works have also added up to the total estimate of David Hockney net worth.
In 1976, the painter designed a portfolio called “The Blue Guitar: Etchings By David Hockney Who Was Inspired By Wallace Stevens Who Was Inspired By Pablo Picasso”. One year later, this work was published by Petersburg Press. David Hockney was chosen to create the cover and pages for the French edition of Vogue in 1985. In 2007, his name became known even more when his largest painting was shown in the Royal Academy’s largest gallery, the painting called “Bigger Trees Near Warter”. The size of it is 15 feet by 40 feet. In 2008, he donated the picture to the Tate Gallery in London.

Now you have an idea why David Hockney net worth is this huge

david hockney net worth david hockney net worth david hockney net worth

Leave A Comment


john o hurley net worth where is barbi benton now ted and alice dawn french venus and serena williams net worth jennifer hudson net worth 2015 how rich is al pacino keisha knight pulliam net worth duane lee chapman jr net worth andrea bocelli net worth 2015 si robertson net worth 2013 traci braxton net worth 2015 anna kournikova net worth 2015 billy gilman net worth 2016 charlie rose net worth 2015 kel mitchell net worth 2016 danny d american pickers pics how much is lil kim worth eazy e net worth 2015 how much is jennifer hudson worth katt williams net worth 2014 what is luis ortiz doing now randy moss net worth 2015 how much is lisa marie presley worth how much is david hasselhoff worth how much is evander holyfield worth what is vanessa williams net worth jim jones rapper net worth how much is freddie mercury worth who is trey smith mother guns and roses net worth how much is robert plant worth how much is david gilmour worth greta van susteren fox news salary nicki minaj networth william davis anne archer nicole ari parker boobs wynona rider pics faith evans net worth trey anastasio family dame dash worth mike shklair masi oka net worth jasmine guy net worth dina meyer net worth nancy sale johnson eto net worth net worth clint eastwood john c reilly family ronnie coleman net worth janet leigh net worth sharon osbourne net worth krs one net worth nigel lythgoe net worth omarosa manigault net worth christopher boykin clothing linda cohn net worth eric carmen net worth babyface edmonds net worth madonnas worth david faustino 2016 ja'net dubois good times viggo mortensen net worth apple's net worth ben savage fred savage