“Damien Hirst prepares to unleash another blizzard for buyers”, Los Angeles Times
December 10, 2011

Read this fairly uninteresting article about Gagosian’s upcoming Hirst spot painting show, where we glean 2 important facts and 1 self-evident truth: 1 there are 1400 spot paintings, 2 there are 4800 Hirst works of art (vs. Warhol’s 10k and Picasso’s 40k). Is that too many? You tell me what the growth of the art market will be and I can answer you, but if the market doesn’t grow, then… if it does, then…