UK Project “Art Everywhere” Launches with Help from Damien Hirst

June 11th, 2013

Damien Hirst, Pardaxin (2004), via The ArtistBilled as the world’s largest art exhibition, the newly announced Art Everywhere project will turn billboards and poster sites around the United Kingdom into exhibition spaces for works from the national collection.  The project is curated in part by the British public, who will vote on their favorite works from a curated shortlist.  Damien Hirst has offered a work for exhibition, and is a vocal supporter of the project.  “Art is for everyone, and everyone who has access to it will benefit from it. This project is amazing and gives the public a voice and an opportunity to choose what they want to see on their streets.“  He says.

Read more at Damien Hirst’s Website