Quotes by Damien Hirst

About Damien Hirst:

Damien Steven Hirst is an English artist, entrepreneur, and art collector. He is the most prominent member of the group known as the Young British Artists (or YBAs), who dominated the art scene in the UK during the 1990s. He is internationally renowned, and is reportedly the United Kingdom's richest living artist, with his wealth valued at £215m in the 2010 Sunday Times Rich List. During the 1990s his career was closely linked with the collector Charles Saatchi, but increasing frictions came to a head in 2003 and the relationship ended.

Author Bio

  • NameDamien Hirst
  • Descriptionartist
  • BornJune 7, 1965
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionRestaurateur; Painter
  • WorksMickey; The Physical Impossibility Of Death In The Mind Of Someone Living; For The Love Of God
  • AwardsTurner Prize