SFMOMA opens major group exhibition of works from the Logan Collection

Damien Hirst is included amongst the key international artists in an extraordinary display celebrating 15 years since the Logans gift to the museum.

‘Philip (The Twelve Disciples)’ (1994).

Photographed by Stephen White © Damien Hirst and Science Ltd. All rights reserved, DACS 2012

30 November 2012

Presenting major works dating from the 1960s to the 1990s, ‘Don’t be Shy, Don’t Hold Back’ (8th December 2012 – 2nd June 2013), marks 15 years since SFMOMA’s acquisition of an extraordinary collection gifted by Vicki and Kent Logan. Hirst’s ‘Natural History’ work ‘Philip (The Twelve Disciples)’ (1994) will be exhibited alongside his spot paintingAmylamine’ (1993). Also included is ‘Pretty Vacant’ (1989); one of the four ‘Medicine Cabinets’ exhibited by Hirst at his Goldsmiths degree show in 1989. 

Other artists featured include Anselm Kiefer, Bruce Nauman, Gerhard Richter, Ed Ruscha, Jeff Koons, and Takashi Murakami, many of whom also have pieces in an exhibition of works from Hirst's Murderme collection currently on display in Turin: ‘Freedom not Genius’.

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