The Kunstmuseum Luzern is currently showing the first comprehensive exhibition of David Hockney’s works in Switzerland. The retrospective presents works from 1954 to 2018. Titled “Moving Focus”, the show includes his experimental early works, his famous pool paintings and double portraits, photographic works, and his more recent landscapes both in acrylic and as digital animation. One of the highlights is the monumental landscape painting “Bigger Trees Near Warter or / Ou Peinture Sur Le Motif Pour Le Nouvel Age Post-Photographique” (2007). The work consists of 50 canvases and measures more than 12 meters.
David Hockney: Moving Focus at the Museum of Art Lucerne in collaboration with Tate was curated by Fanni Fetzer and Helen Little. The exhibition is on view until October 30, 2022.
David Hockney: Moving Focus / Retrospective at Kunstmuseum Luzern. Press preview, Luzern (Switzerland), July 8, 2022.
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