Thinking of giving art for Christmas? Explore our Christmas gift guide

Damien Hirst

Born in: 1965

United Kingdom

Artiste célèbre


Translation in progress

Damien Hirst is an internationally renowned artist born in Bristol in 1965. He grew up in Leeds with his mother and stepfather. He worked for two years on London building sites, then studied Fine Art at Goldsmiths, University of London (1986–89).

While still a student in 1988, Hirst organized and promoted "Freeze", an independent student exhibition which was held in a warehouse in London’s Docklands. Damien Hirst 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. During the 1990s his career was closely linked with the collector Charles Saatchi.

In 1995, Hirst won the prestigious Turner Prize.

Read more
  • Print

  • Print Lithography

  • Print Screen print

  • Print Digital print

  • British Artist

Share this artist

Damien Hirst, Minnie, Drawing

Damien Hirst

Minnie, 2016
86.4 x 68.6 cm

€25 123

In time for Christmas
Damien Hirst, The Hours Spin Skull, Sculpture

Damien Hirst

The Hours Spin Skull, 2008
22 x 18 x 15 cm

€14 000

Damien Hirst, Psalm: Beatus qui intelligit, non-glitter, Print

Damien Hirst

Psalm: Beatus qui intelligit, non-glitter, 2015
45 x 45 cm

€9 000

Damien Hirst, Beautiful, Galactic, Explodiing, Print

Damien Hirst

Beautiful, Galactic, Explodiing, 2001
101 x 101 cm

€13 000

Galerie Fluegel Roncak

Summer Accrochage 2017
From July, 14 To September, 30 2017
Nuremberg - Germany

Galerie Fluegel Roncak

Damien Hirst - I Love You and Psalms
From April, 15 To June, 30 2016
Nuremberg - Germany

  • Similar artists

Artiste célèbre

This artist is part of our selection of internationally renowned artists, your safest bets in terms of quality and investment. These photographers, painters and sculptors have shaped history of art with impressive technique and their emotionally powerful works. Known by all, you'll spot their names in the most prestigious museums and private collections around the world. You can't go wrong with these works!