David Hockney to design Queen's Westminster Abbey window

David Hockney to design Queen's Westminster Abbey window
 

Artist David Hockney is to design a stained glass window in Westminster Abbey to celebrate the Queen's reign.
The artist, who once turned down the chance to paint the monarch because he was too busy, said he has "planned a landscape full of blossom that's a celebration every year."
The 20ft (6.1m) x 6ft (1.8m) window in the abbey's north transept will be known as The Queen's Window.
The cost is being covered by two anonymous benefactors.
Elizabeth II marked her 90th birthday this year and in 2015 became the nation's longest reigning monarch, before last month becoming the world's... read more

 
22 November 2016 in Regional, Views: 85
Source: BBC
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