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Damien Hirst's spot paintings

Damien Hirst’s spot paintings are amongst his most recognised works. He created more than 1,000 works with these colourful spots over the last 20 years. 83 more words

Hirst Named VP and CFO

By Laura Sanicola

An email sent on Wednesday afternoon from Rev. Joseph M. McShane, S.J., president of the university, announced the appointment of Martha K. Hirst as the new senior vice president, chief financial officer (CFO) and treasurer of Fordham University. 353 more words


Magnificent Collections

I went to see the ‘Magnificent Obsessions’ exhibition at the Barbican. This is a series of rooms filled with the collections of 14 artists living and dead. 749 more words


Obsessive artists/collectors

I don’t know why the Barbican gallery headlined their exhibition ”Magnificent Obsessions”, but the second part of the title gives a better idea of what to expect: ”The Artist as Collector”.

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Contemporary Art

Lord of the Butterflies

Spring has sprung unseasonably early in Los Angeles and the butterflies have begun to emerge. I don’t care much for butterflies, or any other bug, but like many art enthusiasts the do bring a particular set of works to mind. 403 more words


Bear Witness

If you go down to Sotheby’s today you’re sure of a big surprise… For not quite ‘every bear that ever there was’ but close to that have descended on the London auction house. 175 more words