Latest Conceptual art Stories

2006-06-28 11:27:22

By Mike Collett-White LONDON (Reuters) - Artist Damien Hirst's iconic pickled shark, part of the Britart sensation when it went on display in the early 1990s, is rotting. Hirst is in talks with the owner of the 1991 work, U.S. hedge fund manager Steve Cohen who bought it less than two years ago for what media said was 6.5 million pounds ($11.8 million), to replace the original specimen. The work, called "The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Something Living, 1991," was...

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