20世纪80年代，霍克尼开始制作照片拼贴画。这些人被称为木工。这个主题最初发展为宝丽来印刷，然后开始商业化加工。霍克尼把这些拼接的东西整理成一个合成的图像。早期作品是艺术家母亲的蒙太奇照片。在冲洗这些拼贴照片时，霍克尼开始发起一场学习运动。与他的作品不同的是，这些肖像画表现了主题的静止。这些拼贴画展示了本质上呈现在主题中的运动。其中一个著名的作品是比尔勃兰特和他的妻子，Noya 1982年，其他作品是在英国大使馆的午餐，卢森堡巴黎1985年8月10日。在这个范例中，照片拼贴中不同叙事主题的衔接(Hockney, 2006)。照片拼贴被用来表现不同的运动和在空间中移动的时间。每当霍克尼到不同的地方旅行，他就会从作品中获得灵感。他在日本之行中创造了京都龙安寺的禅宗花园(Hockney et al.， 2006)。然而，霍克尼认为，摄影也有局限性。它有一只眼睛的方法，他回到绘画。下面详细介绍这位艺术家后期的作品。
In 1980s, Hockney started to develop photo collages. These were called joiners. This theme was initially developed as Polaroid prints and then started to be commercially process. Hockney arranged the patchworks to create a composite image. The early works were a photomontage of the mother of the artist. While developing the photo collages, Hockney started to develop a studying movement. Unlike his works, the portraits presented the stillness of the subject. These collages showcase the movement that is intrinsically present in the subject. One of the notable works was Bill Brandt and his Wife, Noya 1982, and other works was Luncheon at the British Embassy, Luxembourg Paris 10th August 1985. In this paradigm, cohesion of the different narrative themes in the photo collage (Hockney, 2006). The photo collages were used to represent the different movement and the time of moving through the space. Whenever Hockney travelled to different places, he was inspired by the works. He had created The Zen Garden at the Ryoanji Temple of Kyoto from the trip to Japan (Hockney et al., 2006). However, the photography has limitations according to Hockney. It had a one-eyed approach and he returned to painting. The later works of the artist are detailed in the following.
The works above depict several perspectives that the artist had wanted to share. He was commissioned to design the 1985 cover of Vogue. The interest in Cubism and the inspirations form Picasso made Hockney choose Celia Birtwell. In 1985, Hockney used Quantel Paintbox to sketch directly on the screen. He started to use similar programs to create a number of his art works. These works were lauded in the art world. A strong commercial arts market for the works that are created by Hockey. Many revelations had occurred from his creations.
He has subsequently made a number of unique contributions to the art world. Furthermore, he is instrumental in bringing a number of changes and paradigm shifts in the art world.
Hockney is a versatile artist who brings unique perspective in his works. He is known for his innovation and combination of the latest technology to create differential art works. His ideology and perspectives are expressed in his art. He had used different mediums to communicate his views. In addition, he has combined different techniques and continued to be an integral part of the modern art world. The actual works of the artist has profound themes and more research is required to present the works of the artist.
To conclude, some of the works by Hockney and his contributions were discussed. These bring to light some of the unique perspectives of the artist.