Getty Museum

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.

David Hockney. Pearblossom Hwy., 11 – 18th April 1986, #2, April 11-18, 1986. Chromogenic prings mounted on paper honeycomb panel, 181.6 x 271.8 cm (71 1/2 x 107 in.). The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles © 1986 David Hockney. 97XM.39