The U.K.’s wealthiest living artist, Damien Hirst, has parted ways with the Gagosian gallery, which represented him for the past 17 years.
If nothing else, Damien Hirst is good at titles.
Damien Hirst often says that for an artist to be taken seriously, the art should outshine the cash.
Inside Art Basel Hong Kong at the city’s convention center there’s a booth where guests can apply for instant citizenship to the Republic of Jing Bang.
Damien Hirst’s spot paintings may be a metaphor for something: the contemporary, globalized world, perhaps.
The Serpentine Gallery in London’s Hyde Park is close to expanding into a nearby venue, beating rival bidder Damien Hirst , after receiving its largest-ever donation, people familiar with the negotiations said.
I Nyoman Masriadi pours two glasses from a bottle of 18-year-old Macallan single-malt Scotch.
"Art is the greatest currency in the world."
- Damien Hirst on Apr 02, 2012