Hockney, David

David Hockney was born in Bradford England July 9, 1937. He is an English painter, set designer, and photographer. Hockney has played a large part in the pop art movement. His awards include The John Moores Painting Prize in 1967, Companion of Honour in 1997, and the Royal Academician. David Hockney is considered one of the most influential British artists of the twentieth century