Police Aren’t Happy About the Amount of People Visiting the Abandoned Shark
Urban explorers are flocking to an abandoned wildlife park to see a dead great white shark in a tank... which is trespassing.
This Abandoned Melbourne Wildlife Park Features a Decaying Shark
The great white sits in a tank of formaldehyde like a discount Damien Hirst.
Damien Hirst's New Paintings Look a Lot Like Aboriginal Desert Art
Artists from Utopia claim his new series bares striking similarities to the work of Emily Kame Kngwarreye.
Did Damien Hirst Copy This Artist’s Underwater Sculptures?
Jason deCaires Taylor, a neighboring exhibitor at the 57th Venice Biennale, has been making sunken statues since 2006.
This New $100M Mansion Comes with Damien Hirsts—and a Super Porn-y Promo Video
Billed as Beverly Hills' most expensive property, promotional visuals for a house called "OPUS" feature two Hirst paintings, a car museum, and a flock of gilded models.
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'Graffiti Mecca' 5Pointz to Finally Get Its Day in Court
Also in art news: a pink diamond sold for $79.5 million, and an Israeli archeologist found a 3,500-year-old pinky finger.
Morbid Anatomy Museum Unearths Some of Damien Hirst’s Favorite Taxidermy
Joyful photos of kittens at a wedding, except they're dead.
Giant Human Heads Invade Famous Galleries
These faces dwarf the works of Damien Hirst, Peter Paul Reubens, and Roy Liechtenstein.
Fake Art Heists and Big Ceramic Dicks: Last Week in Art
Also, Banksy is getting his largest-ever exhibition in Rome, and the CIA and Steve Martin have great art collections.
When Sculptures Kill...
From installation accidents, to sculptures used as murder weapons, here's a brief history of killer art.
Prince: Tears and Tributes | Last Week in Art
R.I.P. Prince. Also, da Vinci's living relatives found and a fully functional solid gold toilet is coming to a museum near you.
Liquid Meth Found in Bras & Art Supplies: Last Week in Art
Shia LaBeouf slapped a student, and everybody hates The Met's new logo.