David Hockney Philanthropist

According the the UK Times Rich List 2012 topping the list of who, among Britain’s richest individuals, are also the most generous philanthropists is the artist David Hockney. He has given away more than twice his residual wealth of £34m by donating works valued at £76.5m, as well as £730,000 in cash, through the David Hockney Foundation.

The The David Hockney Foundation (UK) Limited was formed in July 2008 as a way to oversee the extensive art collection and to help in the education of the public in the appreciation of art and in particular, the creative art of today.

 

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