The Last Supper (1990), a series of 13 monumental prints by British artist Damien Hirst, was acquired by the National Gallery of Art from the Corcoran Gallery of Art in 2015. Hirst was among the most prominent of the Young British Artists?or YBAs, as they are known?who revitalized the British art scene in the 1990s. Show More Summary
“Righetti apologised for ‘any alarm or concern the paper may have caused’ and requested that his research be formally retracted.”
Artists included, to name just a few, Damien Hirst, James Turrell, and Adrien Brody.
Three of the six finalists are educational buildings, one is a housing estate, one is the gallery for Damien Hirst’s personal art collection, and one is called “the Outhouse” – it’s actually a private residence, the first up for a Stirling Prize in 16 years.
The controversial artist responds to his worst review.
Skyscrapers in Dubai, Zaha Hadid-designed stadiums, and Damien Hirst's private accommodations are impressive for their sheer size, but bigger isn't always better.
Over 200 pieces from Bowie’s extensive art collection, including works by Damien Hirst and Jean-Michel Basquiat will go on public display before heading being auctioned at Sotheby’s.
Damien Hirst’s new free admissions gallery and a multi-layered wedding cake-like school are among the buildings vying for the 2016 Stirling Prize, the Royal Institute of British Architects’ (RIBA) top award honoring the best in architectural...Show More Summary
This year's RIBA Stirling Prize nominees include Damien Hirst's free Newport Street Gallery in London, the space for which was designed by Caruso St John architects. Other nominees include: Trafalgar Place, a new residential development...Show More Summary
R. F. Luchetti has written 1,551 books. Woody Allen has directed 46 movies. Some artists are incredibly prolific – and successful – at the their work. But is there such a thing as too much? Have Damien Hirst or Stephen King made too much? Here’s a list of high producers in various art forms.
[caption id="attachment_78721" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Damien Hirst created the above art work in support of Britain staying in the EU.[/caption] Artists and curators overwhelmingly do not support the Brexit. [Frieze Magazine] “If...Show More Summary
A jewelry designer has asked that a court order the artist to stop selling his pill charm bracelets, claiming their distinctive design was her original idea.
In a suit that shows people will sue over just about anything, a Canadian artist is accusing Damien Hirst of copyright infringement — because a series of his bracelets features similar pill-shaped charms as hers.
At one time, Damien Hirst was fond of remarking that art should deal with the Gauguin questions. Namely, ‘Where do… The post Let’s talk about sex appeared first on The Spectator.
These faces dwarf the works of Damien Hirst, Peter Paul Reubens, and Roy Liechtenstein.
I watched a very curious television programme on BBC4 last night. The well known art critic(!) Kirsty Wark interviewed Jeff Koons (b.1955) and Damien Hirst (b. 1965). The programme and interview... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
“In a moment of exquisite justice, you can peer straight into the living rooms of Neo Bankside from the top of the Switch House – and observe the bleak still lifes of mail-order luxury, as sterile as a stack of Damien Hirst’s tanks. Having accidentally spawned this exclusive enclave, it’s as if the Tate has […]
Jeff Koons and Damien Hirst, two of the most celebrated artists living today, have joined forces for an exhibition of Koons’ work at Hirst’s Newport Street Gallery in London. Titled “Now,” the exhibition features over 30 pieces of art by the American artist, all of which were borrowed from Hirst’s personal collection. The exhibition runs the […]
The legal troubles of a couple of prominent Los Angeles gallerists. The Metropolitan Museum faces shortfalls. And Damien Hirst's formaldehyde sculptures may be leaky. Plus: How liberal cities are blowing it when it comes to affordable housing, new faces on money in the U.S. and U.K., and how the...