- Damien. born 1965, British artist, noted esp for his works featuring dead animals preserved in tanks of formaldehyde, and for his 2007 sculpture, For the Love of God, a human skull encrusted with flawless diamonds
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Examples from the Web for hirst
Hirst and Perry too have courted their fair share of controversy.Has the Turner Prize Gone Soft?
December 2, 2014
As well as Hirst and Emin, the group included Sarah Lucas, Marc Quinn, and Jake and Dinos Chapman.Get Into Bed with Tracey Emin for $2 Million: The Sale of a British Art Icon
May 28, 2014
By January 31, Sutherland was notified that his Hirst paintings were fakes.A Pastor’s Holy Mistake: Selling an Art Forgery
May 20, 2014
Fairhurst and Hirst wore clown costumes, got drunk, and ruined their outfits while making spin paintings.Joshua Compston Was Once the Wunderkind of the British Art World…and Now He’s Been Practically Forgotten
January 17, 2014
Speaking to The Guardian about Banksy's work, Hirst praised the pseudonymous graffiti artist.Is Damien Hirst Behind the Banksy Machine?
November 7, 2013
"I expected we should have seen you before, dear," said Mrs. Hirst.The Nicest Girl in the School
"A little water will give it back to them," answered Hirst, sulkily.Yorkshire Oddities, Incidents and Strange Events
"I don't think you altogether as foolish as I used to, Hewet," said Hirst.
She saw that there was something ridiculous about Hirst, and perhaps about herself.
Hirst demanded, turning round and fixing her with his eyeglasses.