Tate Modern – Damien Hirst

Monday, 09 April 2012
Tate Modern – Damien Hirst
Tate Modern: Exhibition
4 April – 9 September 2012
This is the first substantial survey of his work in a British institution and brings together key works from over twenty years. The exhibition includes iconic sculptures from his Natural History series, including The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living 1991, in which he suspended a shark in formaldehyde. Also included are vitrines such as A Thousand Years from 1990, medicine cabinets, pill cabinets and instrument cabinets in addition to seminal paintings made throughout his career using butterflies and flies as well as spots and spins. The two-part installation In and Out of Love, not shown in its entirety since its creation in 1991 and Pharmacy 1992 are among the highlights of the exhibition.

For the Love of God (2007)
Damien Hirst

Source: www.tate.org.uk

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