Damien Hirst: Forgotten Promises
Diamonds are about perfection and clarity and wealth and sex and death and immortality.
They are a symbol of everything that’s eternal, but then they have a dark side as well.
To inaugurate the Hong Kong exhibition space, Gagosian Gallery is pleased to present
“Forgotten Promises,” an exhibition of new paintings and sculptures by Damien Hirst.
January 18 – March 19, 2011
Address: 7/F Pedder Building, 12 Pedder Street, Central, Hong Kong
Openning Hours: Tue-Sat 10-6
Damien Hirst was born in 1965 in Bristol, England. Solo exhibitions include “The Agony and
the Ecstasy,” Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, Naples (2004); “A Selection of Works
by Damien Hirst from Various Collections,” Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (2005); Astrup
Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, Oslo (2005); “For the Love of God,” Rijksmuseum,
Amsterdam (2008); “No Love Lost,” The Wallace Collection, London (2009); “Requiem,”
Pinchuk Art Center, Kiev (2009); and “Cornucopia,” the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco
(2010). He received the Turner Prize in 1995. His work is included in important public and
private collections throughout the world.
Hirst lives and works in London and Devon, United Kingdom.