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David Bowie on Art and Artists

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The New York Times has reprinted a 1998 interview with David Bowie in which the art school graduate discusses his interests in visual art — both his own and that which he collected. His oeuvre,… More ›

Breaking News: Charles Saatchi Gets a Haircut

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There have been some incredibly important reports about Charles Saatchi’s hair this week. “Saatchi, 71, has been sporting his business-like short back and sides since December, and the new… More ›

Yarn Bombers Put Socks on Hirst Statue

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Jokesters in Devon, UK have played an April Fool’s prank on Damien Hirst by adding a pair of stripy socks to his statue “Verity.” Locals in Ilfracombe, where the statue is located, were the… More ›

Pastor Arrested For Pawning Damien Hirst Fakes

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Miami pastor Kevin Sutherland was arrested yesterday after forging several Damien Hirst spin and spot paintings that he tried to consign to Sotheby’s last month, the New York Times reports. The… More ›

Damien Hirst and Gagosian Split After 17 Years

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Here’s a bombshell for you: Damien Hirst is parting ways with his longtime gallery, Gagosian, reports Georgina Adam of the Financial Times. He will continue his relationship with White Cube in… More ›