‘Hockney’, BBC 2

Randall Wright’s affectionate documentary on the British artist reveals how obligingly self-analytical the great Yorkshireman is

David Hockney returns to LA

After eight years in Yorkshire, the 76-year-old artist is back in the city where he lived for nearly three decades. Ahead of a major new show in San Francisco, he talks to Caroline Daniel about painting new portraits (including Larry Gagosian), a donation to the Tate, and life after a stroke

How do you top 2012?

The Olympic year saw an overload of cultural activity. What does 2013 hold in store for arts lovers?

The next big thing

Jackie Wullschlager argues that the trend towards gigantism in art is getting out of hand