Recently, one of his exhibit in Italy (Arezzo – Summer 2014) caused hard debate in the animal-rights activist world.
He was born in Bristol in 1965 the british artist Damien Hirst. Each artist a certain level owes its success to a more or less fortuitous event where he was noticed by a mentor or a more famous artist. In the case of Hirst the person owes its beginnings is undoubtedly the collector Charles Saatchi.
Already in the 1990’s, Hirst came up with works exhibited in international galleries. His works were sold in the auction houses of major western countries reaching unthinkable amount. The works of animals in improbe imbalsamature are among the most impressive.
The English artist is linked to informal current develops over the years one style that is a mix between Pop Art and Action Painting. Hirst is the inventor of the technique called Spin Painting that allows you to paint on a surface.
Damien Hirst has always done discuss critics and collectors. This is the ultimate goal of any artist, but in his case it is highly emphasized on the negative side.
Among the most famous works:
– For The Love of God, 2007, Damien Hirst.
– Mother and child divided, 1993, Damien Hirst.
– For The Love Of God, 2007, Damien Hirst.
– Isonicotinic Acid Ethyl Ester, 2010, Damien Hirst.