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Damien Hirst has another mad plan

Damien Hirst has done many things in his career, many many things. Specifically, he has suspended a shark in a tank of formaldehyde; molded a gigantic white ashtray and filled it with thousands of cigarette butts; covered a skull in platinum and diamonds; and sold an entire show at auction without involving gallery representation at all, in doing so making what might reasonably be referred to as a whole stinking lot of money. Now he’s got a plan to exhibit a couple hundred of his “Spot” paintings at Gagosian galleries worldwide. All at the same time. All beginning January 12. (FULL ARTICLE: Jori Finkel, Los Angeles Times)