Newport Street Gallery
42 locals recommend ·
Why locals recommend it
Damien Hirst’s gallery puts on great shows of his fellow artists. Love him or hate him, Damien has done so much for modern British art, making it marketable and giving it a voice. Openings here are filled with artists, which is unusual. At the shop, you can buy the work of living artists for a few hundred quid, not thousands. Mark Hix’s restaurant, Pharmacy 2, a collaboration with Damien, is also in the building. It’s a factory conversion, and it looks really good. It’s not cheap, but the gallery is free.
Tips from locals
This is a tricky little beast to locate but is well worth a visit. Owned by Damien Hurst it’s him showing off his own art collection but also roping in his friends to show off their profession.
The Newport Street Gallery is an art gallery in London, England which displays works selected from the personal art collection of Damien Hirst. It runs the length of Newport Street in Vauxhall.
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