Is It Damien Hirst’s Fault? How Britain’s Superstar Artists Have Jeopardized Arts Funding

Jonathan Jones: “Sadly, the success of Britain’s artists is a major reason many people will support cuts to visual art funding. If there is one thing the public believes about art it is that artists make piles of money. (The full mantra goes: for putting rubbish in galleries.)”

Source: The Guardian (UK) 09/13/10