Spots Here, Spots There, Spots Almost Everywhere
January 20, 2012

My portrait of Damien. Thank you Mr. Hirst, for your friendly smile and your generosity.

My portrait of Damien. Thank you Mr. Hirst, for your friendly smile and your generosity.

A lot of fancy people came to the NY opening. This guy just bought a huge spot painting, but he didn’t want to be outed.

A lot of fancy people came to the NY opening. This guy just bought a huge spot painting, but he didn’t want to be outed.

Now I’m inside the party. I wanted to take a picture of Mick Jagger, but his girlfriend, L’Wren Scott, put her purse in front of my lens… so I settled for a Baconesque profile of Stellan Holm.

Now I’m inside the party. I wanted to take a picture of Mick Jagger, but his girlfriend, L’Wren Scott, put her purse in front of my lens… so I settled for a Baconesque profile of Stellan Holm.

Tico, I see you talking to Guy Bennett, what’s the conspiracy now?

Tico, I see you talking to Guy Bennett, what’s the conspiracy now?

Here’s my friend Peter Marino with a buddy. Peter, you are a talented badass.

Here’s my friend Peter Marino with a buddy. Peter, you are a talented badass.

Eleven shows, thousands of spots, 1400 fragments of a single work of art.

Eleven shows, thousands of spots, 1400 fragments of a single work of art.

Now I’m in LA, looking at more spots. Cool! There’s Jeffrey Deitch talking to a pretty girl.

Now I’m in LA, looking at more spots. Cool! There’s Jeffrey Deitch talking to a pretty girl.

Two little kids, smaller than spots.

Two little kids, smaller than spots.

Pocket spots.

Pocket spots.

Rocket spots.

Rocket spots.

Beam me up Spotty… uh, Scotty. Is this girl cool, or what?

Beam me up Spotty… uh, Scotty. Is this girl cool, or what?

Thanks so much Damien for all the spots. Where would we be without you?

Thanks so much Damien for all the spots. Where would we be without you?