Damien Hirst (b. 1965 in Bristol, England) lives and works in Devon, England.
Recent solo shows include: Black Scalpel Cityscapes, White Cube, Sao Paulo, Brazil (2014); Schizophrenogenesis, Paul Stolper Gallery, London, England (2014); Damien Hirst/Arnulf Rainer, Durcheinander/Commotion, Arnulf Rainer Museum, Baden, Austria (2014); Relics, Al Riwaq: Museum of Islamic Art, Doha (2013); Entomology Cabinets and Paintings, Scalpel Blade Paintings and Colour Charts, White Cube, Hong Kong (2013); Tate Modern, London, England (2012); For the Love of God, Palazzo Vecchio, Florence, Italy (2010)
Recent group shows include: Sleepless, The Bed in Contemporary Art, Belvedere, Vienna, Austria (2015); Self, Turner Contemporary Margate, Margate, Kent, England (2015); Roll up. Roll up! An Anatomical Wax Cabinet Meets Art, Deutsches Hygiene Museum, Dresden, Germany (2014); Late Harvest, Nevada Museum of Art, Nevada, USA (2014); ARTLOVERS: Stories of art in the Pinault collection, Grimaldi Forum, Monaco (2014); Leibhaftig, Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, Remagen, Germany (2014); Body & Void: Echoes of Moore in Contemporary Art, The Henry Moore Foundation, Perry Green, England (2014); All You Need is Love: From Chagall to Kusama and Hatsune Miku, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo (2013).