Also: Artist Damien Hirst will write an autobiography; Gabriel Garcia Marquez has left the Mexico hospital where he was being treated for a lung infection.
A Florida pastor was convicted in New York on Tuesday of trying to sell five forged works of millionaire British artist Damien Hirst to an undercover detective for $185,000. Kevin Sutherland, 46, was convicted by a jury in the StateShow More Summary
Kevin Sutherland was convicted of attempted grand larceny Tuesday in Manhattan Supreme Court for trying to sell a fake Hirst painting to an undercover cop for $185,000.
The British artist's autobiography is to be published in fall 2015. He will write it with James Fox, who worked with Keith Richards on his memoir, "Life."
Kevin Sutherland, the Florida pastor on trial for attempting to sell counterfeit Damien Hirst works, has been convicted in New York State Supreme Court. Jurors found Sutherland guilty of attempted grand larceny in the second degree.
Moneybags Hirst has announced a tell-all autobiography that lifts the lid off the art lark. Like most of his creations, somebody else will do the work. He has chosen journalist James Fox as his ghostwriter. Hirst is the UK's richest living "artist", worth £215m according to the Sunday Times' Rich List. Show More Summary
125 modern and contemporary works of art, inclusive of traditional, blue chip and cutting edge by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Pablo Picasso, Alexander Calder, Roy Lichtenstein, Andy Warhol, Damien Hirst, Nancy Graves, Tomas Sanchez and Tokujin Yoshioka will be auctioned by A.B. Show More Summary
Britain?s renowned portrait artist, known for stirring images of Damien Hirst, Tony Blair, Kevin Spacey and Sienna Miller, exhibits many of his most famous works, including new paintings of leading contemporary figures. Jonathan Yeo,...Show More Summary
Who says you actually have to remember your life to write about it? Damien Hirst has announced he is publishing his autobiography, despite the fact friends say the enfant terrible of enfants terribles (the Young British Artists) can’t remember a 10-year period that began in his 20s, according to the Daily Mail.
With a lineup filled with punchy colors and innovative quirks, MoMA's newly-released Spring collection is sure to inspire you to refresh your home. This season, contemporary pieces ranges from Damien Hirst's iconic spot painting - translated into a genius modern wall clock - to matte Pantone cups featuring a rainbow of on-trend pastel hues. Show More Summary
?A Contemporary Edge? at Bonhams, 101 New Bond Street on March 4th is an exciting new sale of painting, sculpture, photography and modern design. As well as established artists, the sale includes a curated section of works by carefully selected artists that have never appeared at auction before. Show More Summary
Arte Povera artists filled galleries with animals and decaying matter decades before Damien Hirst and Tracey Emin. With its idea that humble ?poor? everyday materials ? both natural and man-made ? can be transformed into powerful, evocative...Show More Summary
If you're going to go the bag-as-art route, always look to Prada. From 2013’s insect-glam collaboration with Damien Hirst to their James Jean-illustrated Fairy bag, Prada is simply the best at effortlessly combining high art, hot fashion, and hypnotic design, with never a hint of kitsch in sight. Show More Summary
With his iconic status, universal appeal and ability to emotionally connect with generations of people all over the world, Mickey Mouse has inspired many world-renowned artists, including Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein and Claes Oldenburg. Show More Summary
Damien Hirst has paid Walt Disney the ultimate compliment by creating a new painting of Mickey Mouse done in the style of the artist's spot paintings.
A striking artwork by Damien Hirst is part of the front cover of David Bailey?s new book, Bailey?s Stardust, which will accompany the photographer?s exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, opening in February. A team effort based...Show More Summary
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Two signed works by British artist Damien Hirst have been stolen from a London gallery, police said Wednesday. The two works, both from Hirst's colourful series of "spot paintings", are together worth around £33,000 ($54,000, 39,000 euros). Show More Summary
If you were in the streets of Doha, Qatar, today, you might see a large black sedan drive past, trailing a life-size mockup of Damien Hirst's sculpture of a real dead shark suspended in a tank. This is how an exhibition of Hirst's sculptures at Doha's Al Riwaq Art Space is being advertised. Show More Summary
"It's always fun to take a pop at Hirst, but... the charge against Hirst is not plagiarism – it is sheer artistic ordinariness."Neither he nor [Jim] Starr have added anything original to the image of Medusa. The GQ cover is as insipid as some late Victorian mythic erotica. Show More Summary