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Damien Hirst voices support for Kids Company's petition to overhaul social care and mental health services for vulnerable children in the UK.
As part of the annual Kids Company gala auction dinner, two paper spin paintings, made by Hirst and Kids Co founder Camila Batmanghelidjh, have raised over seventy thousand pounds.
In response to the sale, Kids Company founder Camila Batmanghelidjh stated: "this money will change lives."
The efforts of over 60 talented children as well as a unique painting Hirst created with Kids Company founder Camila Batmanghelidjh are being exhibited until July 2nd.
Kids Company, one of Damien Hirst's key supported charities, is presenting an exhibition of work created by over 400 children and young people at the RA's 6 Burlington Gardens galleries.
Hirst remade the iconic Disney character in the style of a spot painting, to be auctioned at Christie's.
Other Criteria and Marc Jacobs have produced a limited edition T-shirt which features the design of Hirst's Mickey Mouse spot painting.
Over 150 children from around the UK were given the unique opportunity to make spin paintings in the style of Hirst’s own iconic series, with the help of the artist and Kids Company founder Camila Batmanghelidjh.
The spin painting event will be held in London’s Covent Garden piazza and involves the charity Kids Company.
Footage of Hirst making spin paintings and discussing Blue Peter's influence on the spin series will be aired on Thursday 30th August at 5.45pm, CBBC.