a tale of a few cities

Birth of Hirst

Posted in Art, art criticism, artists, Birth of..., Sculpture by petercombe on August 12, 2011

Paul Thek (1933-1988), Untitled (Meat Piece with Flies), 1965, from the series Technological Reliquaries

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  1. Charlene Dechant said, on August 13, 2011 at 6:35 am

    Not a fan of this work.

  2. stylembe said, on August 13, 2011 at 8:50 pm

    It was a commentary on how Thek’s use of encased rotting animal meat as art was a precursor to Hirst’s ( http://bit.ly/mQgY1X ).


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