It is said, Britain’s richest living artist, the extra-ordinarily untalented Turner prize winner Damien Hirst, is planning to build a new town in Iifracombe, Devon. The planning application makes provisions for 750 homes, a school, shops, a health centre, offices, sports pitches, playgrounds and cycle paths. 119 more words
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In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the skull scarf, Alexander McQueen presents an exclusive collaboration with Damien Hirst.
The collection offers 30 unique designs exclusively available from Alexander McQueen boutiques and online at alexandermcqueen.com. 81 more words
Damien Hirst sure knows how to get double takes. From spliced cows to bedazzled medicine cabinets filled with cigarette butts, Hirst’s work has an ability to captivate the masses with a pop art style that’s contemporarily kitschy (in my opinion). 312 more words
Relics, the biggest ever show of work by Damien Hirst, has just been unveiled in the tiny, energy-rich state of Qatar, in the Persian Gulf. As well as the provocative artist’s spot and spin paintings and his signature medicine cabinets, the show boasts the biggest pickled shark he has ever made, weighing in at a gargantuan 76 tons, and his diamond-encrusted skull, a piece that he once boasted was the most expensive artwork ever made by a living artist. 896 more words