Hirst


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Hirst

Damien. born 1965, British artist, noted for his works featuring dead animals preserved in tanks of formaldehyde
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Hirst was a dreadful young man, and that although he had such an air of being clever he probably wasn't as clever as Arthur, in the ways that really matter.
He knew by this time exactly what scholarships and distinction Hirst enjoyed, and had formed a very high opinion of his capacities.
But Hirst merely drew his lips together very tightly and made no reply.
The wave included both Hirst and Hewet, and Hewet answered, "I should like it immensely.
Shane Hirst, 19, robbed Dane Osborne of his rucksack in Threadneedle Street on February 26 last year.
Daniella Hirst, 28 and Craig Smith, 31, were shown in "obscene and disgusting" acts on an 18-minute CCTV film, a court heard.
Quartz Africa reports that a major row has Broken out over the latest exhibition by the iconic British artist, Damien Hirst.
Michael Hirst, 53, was described as "jaw-droppingly callous" and jailed for three years at Cardiff Crown Court after admitting 13 counts of theft.
Salman Siddiqui/Staff Reporter The Qatar Museums Authority (QMA) will open the "Relics" exhibition by one of the greatest living contemporary British artists, Damien Hirst, to the public at noon today at the Museum of Islamic Art's al-Riwaq area.
Stephen Hirst, 53, was the full-time carer for his wife and gave her six times her normal dosage of morphine in order that she would sleep all day at their home in Exeter, Devon.
Hirst, 67, passed away at home surrounded by his family on Saturday, July 7, after an illness.
The occasion was a retrospective devoted to the art of Damien Hirst (the first in Britain since the 2003 Saatchi survey that Hirst publicly disavowed), and I was eager to reconsider the contribution of an artist whose work I have never liked but at the same time have never been able to dismiss.