What’s In The Bag? w/ Jim McHugh Part 3: the Hockney Connection

In this segment we begin to explore more of what’s in the life, than what kind of gear is used, although in this crazy photographic world , it all somehow ties together.

Jim McHugh has a long standing relationship with David Hockney, as you can see from this early portrait and some of the others down the line.

© Jim McHugh – David Hockney

and this photo from a session where David Hockney painted a portrait of Jim and his daughter. This became part of a major touring portrait exhibition of Mr. Hockney’s.

© Jim McHugh – David Hockney

In this segment, Jim discusses the influence of this world renown master, plus you’ll get some extra insight into the still images you see here.

Photographing him for People Magazine in 1993:

© Jim McHugh – David Hockney

And a more personal moment: (you have to watch the video to get the full background on the importance of this particular image)

© Jim McHugh -David Hockney, Boulton

We’d like to thank Jim McHugh for sharing some of this portraits, and look forward to the full book of Hockney.

There are more vids with Jim to come, so stay tuned.

Tags: , , , , , , ,


Upcoming Events

Is there an event we should know about?
Let us know on twitter.

Current Exhibitions

  • Yossi Milo Gallery
  • Substance of Density
  • March 6th – May 2, 2020
  • New York, NY 10001
  • 245 Tenth Avenue
  • p. 212-414-0370
  • Annenberg Space for Photography
  • Vanity Fair: Hollywood Calling
  • Feb 8th- July 26th, 2020
  • 2000 Avenue of the Stars, #10
  • Century City, CA. 90067
  • Tel: 213.403.3000
  • Getty Center
  • Unseen-35 Years of Collecting photographs
  • Through March 8, 2020
  • 1200 Getty Center Drive
  • Los Angeles, CA. 90049
  • Tel: 310-440-7300
  • Howard Greenberg Gallery
  • Harry Gruyaert
  • Through March 14th, 2020
  • 41 East 57th Street, Suite 1406
  • New York,NY 10022
  • Tel: 212-334-0100
  • Peter Fetterman Gallery
  • Ansel Adams: Beauty And Truth
  • Through August 12th, 2020
  • 2525 Michigan Avenue Gallery A1
  • Santa Monica, CA
  • 90404
  • Phone: 310.453.6463

Is there an exhibition we’re missing? Let us know on twitter.

Like what we’re posting?
Join us on Flickr.