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The exhibition, ‘making beautiful drawings’ at Bruno Brunnet Contemporary Fine Art in Berlin, invited visitors to buy Hirst’s or to make their own drawings for free as part of the installation.A decade later, Hirst was invited to show his first retrospective exhibition of drawings ‘From the Cradle to the Grave’ (2003) by the twenty-fifth Ljubljana International Biennale of Graphic Art after winning the Biennale Grand Prize for his print series ‘The Last Supper’.He also draws compulsively purely for the sake of drawing, frequently making rapid sketches as gifts or as portraits of friends.In 2002, for example, he made a rough pencil triptych of Michael Wojas, the owner of The Colony Room (a Soho bar frequented by Hirst in the 90’s), asleep on a train.All rights reserved, DACS 2017 Photograph by Christoph Gerigk © Damien Hirst and Science Ltd.All rights reserved, DACS 2017 'The Severed Head of Medusa'.
Similarly, diagrams for early series of spot paintings, such as ‘Controlled Collage’ (1993), reveal the importance of the precise formulation of the grid structure and exact dimensions as conceived by Hirst.
Numbering over 1, 500, this body of work points to Hirst’s use of the medium as a means of refining and exploring the ideas that sit at the heart of his entire artistic output.
He also describes it as a good way to explore complicated ideas without incurring the costs involved in the fabrication of new works.
Damien Hirst’s most ambitious and complex project to date, ‘Treasures from the Wreck of the Unbelievable’ has been almost ten years in the making.
” The spot paintings are amongst Hirst’s most widely recognised works.Hirst explains that, “mathematically, with the spot paintings, I probably discovered the most fundamentally important thing in any kind of art.