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Sunday, January 21, 2018, 12:43 a.m.

Bright, precocious is David Hockney

Ever since his emergence as a pop art painter in the 1960s, Englishman David Hockney has been an amazingly popular and accessible artist. His early work bore a striking similarity to painters like R.B. Kitaj and Larry Rivers, but after he moved to America he developed a more personal style, painting light and bright Southern California scenes with simple precision, like the excellent A Bigger Splash (1967).

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