David Hockey: Bigger & Closer (not smaller and further away) is an exciting chance to immerse your students in the artwork of David Hockney. Including commentary by the artist, giving your students a unique insight into his work. Located in an exciting new venue in Kings Cross with easy transport links by bus, train and coach.
About David Hockey: Bigger & Closer (not smaller and further away)
Using large-scale projection in a remarkable new space, David Hockney takes us on a personal journey through sixty years of his art.
In a cycle of six themed chapters, with a specially composed score by Nico Muhly and commentary by the artist himself, Hockney creates a show that invites us to look more closely, more truly and more joyously.
From LA to Yorkshire, and up to the present day in Normandy, the show is an unprecedented opportunity to spend time in the presence of one of the great popular geniuses of the art world still innovating, still creating beauty and awe.
David Hockey: Bigger & Closer (not smaller and further away) is available to book until 1 October 2023.
David Hockey: Bigger & Closer (not smaller and further away) School Trip Rates
Schools can take advantage of the exclusive school group rate – allowing them to purchase tickets for just £15. Plus 1 free teacher ticket for every 5 students booked!
Cost: £15 per student
Teachers: 1 free ticket per 5 students booked
Venue: Lightroom, London
Dates: Until 1st October 2023
Days valid: Monday – Friday
Please note that exclusions may apply. All group rates based on availability and subject to change.
“It was amazing and truly inspiring. I can’t wait to bring students and am already making plans.”North West Kent Alternative Provision Service
“I loved the dialogue and being immersed in artwork, the inter-activeness of the display.”Robert Blair School
“Amazing! I loved the whole experience. Very interesting way to experience the pictures, felt like I was inside the pictures!”Brecknock Primary School
“Enjoyable and highly accommodating”The Camden School for Girls
“It was very engaging and impressive, well laid out and inviting”
Robert Blair Primary School
“It was a lovely feeling sitting in a large space being surrounded by the paintings and photographs and it felt as if you were inside the paintings, and the music complimented it very well.”Dunraven Secondary School
“It was a beautiful summary of the Artists work (or an introduction if unfamiliar)”Highbury Quadrant Primary School
“Absolutely brilliant experience.”Parliament Hill School
“Amazing- really enjoyed it”Reach Academy
David Hockney: Bigger & Closer (not smaller & further away) immersive experience is a fantastic opportunity for your students to enjoy art presented in a new and engaging way.
Easily accessible via trains, tubes, buses and coaches. And lovely green areas to enjoy packed lunches.
Book your tickets while you can!