LONDON — For the fifth edition of the Sculpture in the City public art exhibition, towering names in contemporary art like Ai Weiwei, Damien Hirst, and Kris Martin have sculptures alongside the financial district's skyscrapers.
The Big Blue, on display at Ordovas from 25 September ? 12 December, is an exhibition of work inspired by the sea, spanning almost two millennia. ?After the fascinating experience of working with Damien Hirst for our exhibition Self,...Show More Summary
“His star fell sharply after he committed an art-world taboo by bypassing conventional sales channels—selling works slowly through galleries—and auctioned off nearly $200 million of his work directly at Sotheby’s in 2008. While the sale was successful and proved his popularity, it became his undoing.”
Visitors won't have to set foot inside the new Broad museum in downtown Los Angeles before seeing an interesting piece of modern art.
Damien Hirst photographed by Prudence Cuming Associates, via Paul Stolper Gallery © Damien Hirst and Other Criteria, DACS 2014 If there's anything postmodern art does, it “obliterates the line—or the brow—separating the high from the low,” American sociologist Todd Gitlin once wrote. Show More Summary
More @amandapalmer amazingness in front of NYPL, raising books for kids A photo posted by Maria Popova (@brainpicker) on Aug 20, 2015 at 3:44pm PDT Yesterday, an 8-month pregnant Amanda Palmer stood above crowds congregating outside of the New York Public Library in the nude, immaculately body-painted, and surrounded by books. Show More Summary
The "bemusement park" also features art and installations from a wide range of artists, including Damien Hirst, Jenny Holzer, and ESPO. Poking fun and putting a dark spin on consumer culture is nothing new for Banksy. From The Village...Show More Summary
Damien Hirst leads a pack of new installations.
This week, history of barbecue, Damien Hirst's mid-life crisis, conceptual poetry's bigotry, the ISIS dildo flag, a crow rides a bald eagle, the first 3D printed office, and more.
Pin it British artist Damien Hirst is opening his own gallery in London. The inaugural exhibit opens in September. READ MORE »
“Now Hirst, too, has reached an uncomfortable stage in his career, embedded in the establishment he once goaded. On past performance, he might be expected to try even harder to shock, to prove his relevance. Instead, by founding Newport Street, he is doing something far more likely to shore up his status and secure his […]
Phillips presents highlights from the June Contemporary Art Auctions including highlights by Ai Weiwei, Bruce Nauman, Andy Warhol, Sigmar Polke, Raqib Shaw, Andreas Gursky, Yue Minjun, Damien Hirst and Mark Bradford. The Contemporary...Show More Summary
This summer Sculpture in the City returns to inflict contemporary art on public spaces in and around the Square Mile, which is run by the City of London Corporation. This is the show's 5th year (CLICK). Shown is Damien Hirst's Charity (2002-2003), a giant copy of an old charity appeal box.
A selection of sculptures from a host of distinguished artists including Damien Hirst, Martin Creed, Gary Hume and Eduardo Paolozzi, were unveiled this spring on The Line, a new walk linking The O2 and the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Show More Summary
This elegant Damien Hirst 18 carat gold charm bracelet dangles with a diamond skull and a variety of gold pills, embossed with their appropriate pharmaceutical compound number and logo. It's only £25,000. A variety of similar necklaces run £1,750 to £10,000, depending on the metal. Damien Hirst jewelry (Other Criteria, thanks Lindsay Winterhalter!)
Maria Abramovi? has crossed a line that even Jeff Koons and Damien Hirst are wary of. Someone was bound to do it eventually. She has not just taken art out of the gallery but into a realm of rock concert hysteria and teen adulation. To put it kindly, you can say her fans resemble the […]
Let’s start with where I want to go. I don’t know where I want to go but it’s definitely not here. I’ve just quit smoking for the second time in my life and everything’s just one undifferentiated mass; I don’t know where I want to go, but it doesn’t matter. I just know that staying […]
In my time I have seen some pretty strange things parading as art—I still vividly remember the sawn-up sharks and cows in Damien Hirst’s Sensation exhibition. Beauty and art I guess is in the eye of the beholder. What I consider to be...Show More Summary
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Artwork 3 Rug by Jan Kath • Email for pricing Spurred on by some of you yesterday who felt that my rug choices were too safe and boring (I agree and differ: safe, yes, boring, no - but practicality and accessibility is key to me) I've pulled a few really beautiful high end and dramatic rugs for your enjoyment. Show More Summary