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Damien Hirst
Born: 1965
Citizenship: gb
Bio:
Damien Hirst was born in Bristol, England in 1965. While still a student at Goldsmith's College in 1988, he curated the now renowned student exhibition, Freeze, held in east London. In this exhibition, Hirst brought together a group of young artists who would come to define cutting-edge contemporary art in the 1990s. In 1991, he had his first solo exhibition at the Woodstock Street Gallery, entitled In and Out of Love, in which he filled the gallery with hundreds of live tropical butterflies, some of which were hatched from the monochrome canvases that hung the walls. In 1992, he was part of t … (read more)
Techniques & Media: Installation, Painting, Print, Sculpture
Emerging Markets: Young British Artists
Associated with : Tracey Emin , Jeff Koons , Chris Ofili
Influenced by : Francis Bacon

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Damien Hirst Shows

Museum of Arts and Design
April 27th 2010 - October 24th 2010
Gagosian Gallery, Madison Avenue
January 30th 2010 - March 6th 2010

Damien Hirst Artworks

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by Damien Hirst
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