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Tate Modern: Exhibition Walkthrough with Ann Gallagher and Damien Hirst

ArtsComments ⋅ Apr 9, 2012
Damien Hirst walks curator Ann Gallagher through his retrospective that is currently running through September at Tate Modern in London. Walking room by room, Hirst is candid about his thoughts on his own work – from fear, to conquering ideas w...

Damien Hirst Retrospective @ Tate Modern Recap

ArtsComments ⋅ Apr 4, 2012
This Wednesday, April 4 marks the opening of Damien Hirst’s exhibition at Tate Modern in London. Preliminary images from Happy Famous Artists reveals a substantial selection of work from the last 25 years of the contemporary art giant’s career....

VernissageTV: Damien Hirst Retrospective @ Tate Modern Video Recap

ArtsComments ⋅ Apr 2, 2012
Currently on display at London’s Tate Modern is a retrospective from controversial contemporary British artist Damien Hirst. Featuring some of Hirst’s most iconic and infamous pieces, the retrospective includes everything from The Physica...

Damien Hirst Website Launched

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 22, 2012
After getting news that he had plans for opening his own art gallery, Damien Hirst has continued his media blitz with the unveiling of his own website. The site itself showcases over 250 works that spans the last 31 years of his artistic blossoming....

Damien Hirst to Open Gallery

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 13, 2012
Damien Hirst has said he is planning to open his very own public art gallery in South London. The gallery will be located on Newport Street in Vauxhall and is slated to open in 2014. The contents will be comprised of Hirst’s personal collection...

Damien Hirst Retrospective @ Tate Modern

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 13, 2012
Iconic artist Damien Hirst hosted this latest retrospective at the Tate Modern in London. Memorable pieces from the artist’s past including Hirst’s full collection of spot paintings and his unforgettable For the Love of God piece will be...

TIME: 10 Questions For Damien Hirst

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 5, 2012
TIME magazine speaks with British artist Damien Hirst with the overlying theme surrounding his most recent large-scale Gagosian Gallery take over with his Spot paintings. A man that has been at the center of controversy with numerous issues including...

Gagosian Gallery Announces Damien Hirst Spot Challenge Winners

ArtsComments ⋅ Jan 21, 2012
When Gagosian gallery announced that a Damien Hirst spot painting extravaganza would open at 11 locations all around the world, they also issued a challenge: anyone who saw all 11 shows would win a special Hirst spot painting print. In a press releas...

NOWNESS: Damien Hirst – On the Spot

ArtsComments ⋅ Jan 18, 2012
Upon recently sitting down with world-renowned artist Damien Hirst, filmmaker Matt Black and NOWNESS were fortunate enough to delve inside the mind of the British painter regarding his infamous spot paintings. Just as any individual, and more specifi...

Damien Hirst “The Complete Spot Paintings 1986-2011″ @ Gagosian Gallery Recap

ArtsComments ⋅ Jan 15, 2012
One of the world’s most controversial artists, Damien Hirst recently launched a high-profile show at Los Angeles’ Gagosian Gallery. Effectively pushing the boundaries of pricing for a living artist, Hirst’s Los Angeles premiere was...

Gagosian Gallery: Damien Hirst – The Complete Spot Challenge

ArtsComments ⋅ Jan 7, 2012
The ever popular and equally enigmatic artist Damien Hirst has kicked off The Complete Spot Challenge. Titled after his popular collection of Spot Paintings, Hirst challenges the cultured jetsetter to collect stamps on a Spot Challenge card from each...

Damien Hirst Spot Prints Launch Event

ArtsComments ⋅ Jan 3, 2012
On January 10, Other Criteria will host an exclusive launch of brand new Spot Prints by artist Damien Hirst. The 12 new prints include eight silkscreens and four woodblock prints that Hirst commented, “When you see them together you get kind of...

Damien Hirst: The Complete Spot Paintings 1986-2011

ArtsComments ⋅ Dec 13, 2011
British-born artist Damien Hirst, known for leathers, sunglasses, and an “I don’t give a what attitude,” may arguably be one of the more influential artists of the current generation. With artwork auctioning for well over the millio...

Damien Hirst Retrospective @ Tate Modern Preview

ArtsComments ⋅ Nov 23, 2011
Damian Hirst’s platinum and diamond skull, a notorious and expensive piece, will go on show at Tate Modern’s Turbine Hall next year, in the first survey show devoted to the artist in the UK. While Hirst has had successful shows ranging fr...

Damien Hirst x Flea Color Spin Bass Guitars

DesignComments ⋅ Nov 2, 2011
Other Criteria announces a special collaboration between Damien Hirst and Red Hot Chili Peppers’ bassist Flea, set to release on November 8. This charitable effort will see profits from the sales of special spin painted guitars going towards Fl...