Damien Hirst

Damien Hirst

This Abandoned Melbourne Wildlife Park Features a Decaying Shark

The forgotten great white has been sitting in a tank of formaldehyde for more than a decade.
Don Kransky
2.10.19
underwater sculpture

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.
Beckett Mufson
5.16.17
Real Estate

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.
Beckett Mufson
5.4.17
last week in art

'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.
Nathaniel Ainley
4.10.17
iran

Artists Joined Forces to Fight the Inauguration | Last Week In Art

And Dippy the Dinosaur says goodbye to London's Natural History Museum.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.9.17
Art

13 Works Dominating Art Basel Online | Insta of the Week

Here's where to find the best #artselfies at Miami Art Week.
Beckett Mufson
12.2.16
maps

Damien Hirst Created Cities Out of Blades and Safety Pins

Damien Hirst's 'Black Scalpel Cityscapes' cut at the military's "surgical strikes."
Emerson Rosenthal
11.25.16
Art

Morbid Anatomy Museum Unearths Some of Damien Hirst’s Favorite Taxidermy

Joyful photos of kittens at a wedding, except they're dead.
Andrew Salomone
10.26.16
Artwork

Damien Hirst's Leaky, 'Poisonous' Artworks Are Fine, Says Damien Hirst

The controversial artist responds to his worst review.
Sarah Emerson
7.16.16
Art

Giant Human Heads Invade Famous Galleries

These faces dwarf the works of Damien Hirst, Peter Paul Reubens, and Roy Liechtenstein.
Beckett Mufson
5.31.16
Art

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.
Sami Emory
5.23.16
Art

When Sculptures Kill...

From installation accidents, to sculptures used as murder weapons, here's a brief history of killer art.
Alyssa Buffenstein
5.3.16
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