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Other Criteria presents the book produced for Damien Hirst's first show in Mexico, 'The Death of God -- Towards a Better Understanding of a Life Without God Aboard the Ship of Fools'. Containing 69 full colour reproductions of all the works in the show, the catalogue also includes an interview with the gallery owner, Hilario Galguera, on the nature of Hirst's current work and its exploration of religion as a continuing theme. Hirst's earlier poems, The Cancer Chronicles, are reproduced within the catalogue alongside light micrographs of nineteen different kinds of cancer cells. With three-colour foil blocked cover and real metallic gold printed throughout, the catalogue also contains a foldout detail of the work 'In the Name of the Father'. All text appears in both English and Spanish and there are two covers available -- a Spanish and an English version -- with identical interiors. This book is a must have for everyone interested in Hirst's work.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 6.75" Height: 8.75" Weight: 1.45 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 2008
Publisher Booth-Clibborn Editions
ISBN 1904212131 ISBN13 9781904212133
Availability 0 units.
More About Damien Hirst
Damien Hirst's wide-ranging practice - installations, sculpture, painting and drawing - has sought to challenge the boundaries between art, science and popular culture. His energy and inventiveness, and his consistently visceral, visually arresting work, has made him a leading artist of his generation.
Damien Hirst currently resides in Devon. Damien Hirst was born in 1965.