Ep. 6 – For the Love of God, Damien Hirst

For the Love of God, Damien Hirst, 2007
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Mentioned in the Show
The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living – Damien Hirst, 1991
Hymn – Damien Hirst, 1999-2005
A scatter plot of Magnus Resch’s research on the so-called “art world hubs.” For a more indepth explanation, follow the link: http://www.artnews.com/2018/12/03/moneyball-art-world/


Further Viewing
“Damien Hirst Exhibition.” Damien Hirst. 2015. Accessed December 04, 2018. http://www.damienhirst.com/exhibitions/solo/2015/astrup-fearnley.
“Damien Hirst: The Artist as Collector | Christie’s.” Christie’s. February 20, 2015. Accessed December 04, 2018. https://www.christies.com/features/Damien_Hirst_as_Collector-5683-1.aspx.
“For the Love of God.” Damien Hirst. Accessed December 04, 2018. http://www.damienhirst.com/for-the-love-of-god#_ftn1.
Fuchs, Rudi. “Victory over Decay.” Damien Hirst. 2007. Accessed December 04, 2018. http://www.damienhirst.com/texts/20071/jan–rudi-fuchs.
Goldstein, Caroline. “How Many Animals Have Died for Damien Hirst’s Art to Live? We Counted.” Artnet News. August 16, 2017. Accessed December 04, 2018. https://news.artnet.com/art-world/damien-whats-your-beef-916097.
“Jeremy Deller: The Avant Gardener.” Evening Standard. April 10, 2012. Accessed December 04, 2018. https://www.standard.co.uk/lifestyle/jeremy-deller-the-avant-gardener-6789104.html.
Jones, Jonathan. “Damien Hirst’s Skull Tasteless? That’s the Point | Jonathan Jones.” The Guardian. February 22, 2011. Accessed December 04, 2018. https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/jonathanjonesblog/2011/feb/22/damien-hirst-diamond-skull.
Kinsella, Eileen. “Damien Hirst and Anish Kapoor Make List of UK’s Richest.” Artnet News. May 08, 2017. Accessed December 04, 2018. https://news.artnet.com/art-world/artists-on-sunday-times-rich-list-952055.
Kunzru, Hari. “Damien Hirst and the Great Art Market Heist.” The Guardian. March 16, 2012. Accessed December 04, 2018. https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2012/mar/16/damien-hirst-art-market.
Lovell, Jeremy. “Hirst’s Diamond Skull Sells for $100 Million.” Reuters. August 30, 2007. Accessed December 04, 2018. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-arts-hirst-skull-idUSL3080962220070830.
Resch, Magnus. “Moneyball for the Art World -.” ARTnews. December 03, 2018. Accessed December 04, 2018. http://www.artnews.com/2018/12/03/moneyball-art-world/.
Riding, Alan. “Alas, Poor Art Market: A Multimillion Dollar Head Case.” The New York Times. June 13, 2007. Accessed December 04, 2018. https://www.nytimes.com/2007/06/13/arts/design/13skul.html.
Shaw, William. “The Iceman Cometh.” The New York Times. June 03, 2007. Accessed December 04, 2018. https://www.nytimes.com/2007/06/03/magazine/03Style-skull-t.html.
Steinmetz, Julia. “For the Love of God: The Artist as Capitalist.” Art21 Magazine. April 29, 2009. Accessed December 04, 2018. http://magazine.art21.org/2009/04/29/for-the-love-of-god-the-artist-as-capitalist/#.XAbLBWhKhPZ.
Thompson, Don. The 12 Million Dollar Stuffed Shark the Curious Economics of Contemporary Art and Auction Houses. London: Aurum, 2008.
Vogel, Carol. “Damien Hirst Leaving Gagosian Gallery After 17 Years.” The New York Times. December 14, 2012. Accessed December 04, 2018. https://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/15/arts/design/damien-hirst-leaving-gagosian-gallery-after-17-years.html.

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