Pearblossom Hwy., 11 - 18th April 1986, #2, April 11-18, 1986, David Hockney (British, born 1937). Chromogenic prints mounted on paper honeycomb panel. 181.6 × 271.8 cm (71 1/2 × 107 in.). The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles © 1986 David Hockney

Happy Birthday, Mr. Hockney
Self-Portraits: June 27–November 26, 2017 
Photographs: July 18–November 26, 2017 

To celebrate David Hockney’s eightieth birthday and his long continuing artistic career, the Getty Museum presents a selection of highly creative self-portraits made in different media over the past sixty-five years. The exhibition also features a number of composite Polaroids and photo collages that mark Hockney’s photographic explorations of the 1980s, including one of his most renowned photo works, Pearblossom Hwy., 11–18th April 1986, # 2.

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