Damien Hirst Collaborates with Parisian Taxidermists for Special Cabinet Installation

September 25th, 2014

Damien Hirst, Signification (Hope, Immortality and Death in Paris, Now and Then), via NYTParisian Taxidermy specialist Peyrolle has announced a collaboration with Damien Hirst.  Titled Signification (Hope, Immortality and Death in Paris, Now and Then), the “Cabinet of Curiosities” includes stuffed birds and insects, alongside a selection of cleaning products.  “From the Surrealists to now, artists have come to Deyrolle not only to be inspired, but also to have a relationship with le vivant — the living — and the collapse of the living,” says Deyrolle’s owner Prince Louis Albert de Broglie. Read more at New York Times