June 18th, 2012Culture
I was invited by Tate Kids to Damien Hirst Plate Spinning event to live tweet. That is when you tweet what you see as it’s happening. Kids Co is a great charity for kids in London who teamed up with Damien Hirst and Tate for this activity. Damien is a supporter of the charity.Tags: Damien Hirst, Live Tweeting, Tate
May 15th, 2012Culture
The way that I found about the new Damien Hirst exhibition was about 4 weeks ago when I saw the Tate exhibition on a documentary. I already knew about him but this got me more interested in him.
On Saturday, my mom and I got to go to the exhibition – I was jumping for joy! The exhibition fills 14 rooms over one floor except for one special piece. When we went in there was a lot of people and the first thing I saw was the hair dryer pushing up the golf ball [What Goes Up Must Come Down, 1994]. But I didn’t care about that because I went right to Dead Head [With Dead Head, 1991] which is a picture of Damien with a dead head. Damien didn’t kill the man – I think the man donated his body to science but a lot of people still thought it was wrong. I didn’t. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Damien Hirst, Guest Blog, review, Tate