Tag Archives: Damian Hirst

Artistic Success – Popular or Prestigious?

Popular or prestigious – which do you want your art to be? I raise the question because my last post mentioned the vitriol that surrounds Damian Hirst’s work whilst being praised by the Art Establishment. Today I learned of the … Continue reading

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Modern Art: a Concept or a Con?

Damian Hirst’s in the news again. I’m listening to Radio Gloucestershire’s ensuing discussion about Art as I type this. Their guest is stating his opinion that Conceptual Art is really Con-Art: not real Art and conning the general public. How times … Continue reading

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