David Hockney – A Bigger Book
November 29, 2016 - January 31, 2017
TASCHEN is thrilled to announce the opening of David Hockney – A Bigger Book at the TASCHEN Gallery in Los Angeles, an exhibition celebrating more than 60 years of work by our greatest living painter and the release of his new limited edition SUMO-sized monograph, A Bigger Book.
The exhibition presents a unique opportunity to dive head first into this extraordinary publication and the dazzling Hockney universe. 498 original pages from the SUMO book and 600 pages from the accompanying chronology have been displayed across the gallery’s 6,000-square-foot space, transforming it into an immersive and energetic showcase of the SUMO project.
David Hockney – A Bigger Book is presented with a Marc Newson-designed tripod bookstand and is limited to 10,000 signed copies. The book’s portfolio is supplemented by an illustrated chronology of more than 600 pages, contextualizing Hockney’s art with drawings, graphic work, portrait photos, text and contemporary reviews.