I will participate in a Damien Hirst panel at the College Art Association Conference in New York, between February 9th and 12th, 2011.
On Febrary 11th I will speak about "Reflections of consumerism in Damien Hirst’s Spot Paintings"
Here the full list of speeches:
Profit/Prophet: The Famous Case of Damien Hirst
Convenor: Dr Sarah Thornton, sociologist of art.
"Reflections of consumerism in Damien Hirst’s Spot Paintings"
Ulrich Blanche, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Prof Martha Buskirk, Montserrat College of Art
"The Apocalyptic Spectacle: Damien Hirst and the Crisis of Meaning"
Prof Capri Rosenberg, Savannah College of Art and Design
"Marketing Thanatos: The Horror of Damien Hirst"
Prof Debora Silverman, University of California, Los Angeles
Discussant: Prof Thomas Crow, New York University