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Paxman asks Hirst if he cares more for money than art

Ahead of the opening of a major retrospective of his career at Tate Modern the artist Damien Hirst has been talking to Newsnight's Jeremy Paxman.

Here Paxman challenges Hirst, whose art is reported to have earned him a fortune of over £200m, about whether he cares more about money than art.

Watch Jeremy Paxman's full interview with Damien Hirst on Newsnight on Monday 2 April 2012 at 10.30pm on BBC Two, then afterwards on the BBC iPlayer and Newsnight website.

  • 02 Apr 2012