Damien Hirst ‘Spin AK47′ for Peace Day 2012


For Peace Day 2012, artist Damien Hirst presents an AK47 machine gun, decorated in his signature spin painting style. The assault rifle/artwork will be on display at the ICA (Institure of Contemporary Arts) in London, as part of an exhibition that brings together many more English artists that also interpreted the AK47 rifle that was developed by Mikhail Kalashnikov during World War 2.

On October 4, 2012, the entire line-up of AK47′s will be auctioned off at Phillips de Pury in London.

via: hs

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