Category: Art

Post Pop: East Meets West – The Saatchi Gallery

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Post Pop: East Meets West, at the Saatchi Gallery, is a comprehensive look at the journey of Pop Art, and the reasons behind it’s huge impact and influence on the art world throughout the 20th century. Consisting of a staggering 250 pieces of work from artists across the world, including the UK, Chine, Taiwan, the… Read more »

5 Museums to Visit in Europe

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Musee Du Louvre, Paris: Without a doubt one of Europe ‘s finest and most prestigious museums, and the world’s largest museum, situated in the romantic setting of the right bank of the river Seine, once housed the Louvre Palace, and it wasn’t until Louis XIV decided to move the permanent Royal residence to the Palace of… Read more »

Kim Il Tae: Artworld Maverick

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There’s something unique about Kim Il Tae ’s gold art, and that’s that it’s not gold leaf that Korean artist paints with, but pure gold.  He is the only artist in the world to create these sculptured gold canvasses and has received worldwide critical acclaim for his unique and laborious style, bringing traditional oriental styles… Read more »

5 Exhibitions to see in London right now:

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London is home to some of the world’s finest art galleries, from the National Gallery, to the Tate Modern, to the street art found round every corner, this city offers artistic creations to tantalise even the most un-interested minds. Here are 5 of the best to get started with: The Wallace Collection: Housed in Hertford… Read more »

Charles Saatchi gives gallery to nation

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In July 2010, Charles Saatchi announced he would be donating the Saatchi Gallery and over 200 works of art to the British public. One of the most visited art museums in the world, The Saatchi Gallery was opened in 1985 to exhibit the art that Saatchi had collected and went on to showcase the talents… Read more »

Charles Saatchi & The Saatchi Gallery

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First opened in 1985 by Charles Saatchi to exhibit his personal collection, The Saatchi Gallery has garnered unprecedented acclaim and media scrutiny over the past three decades. Originally housed on Boundary Road in North London, Saatchi’s first exhibition showcased primarily the works of modern American artists, with works from Andy Warhol, Donald Judd and Cy… Read more »

Exhibitionism: Launching Exhibitionism at the Saatchi Gallery

Last night the Saatchi Gallery proudly welcomed the members of arguably the greatest rock band in history as they gathered together to celebrate the opening of Exhibitionism, the largest and most comprehensive collection of Rolling Stones memorabilia, painstakingly curated, and displayed in it’s full, unedited glory.     The opening night of Exhibitionism saw Mick, Keith,… Read more »

Charles Saatchi and the evolution of Young British Artists

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In the 1990s, art collector and advertising guru Charles Saatchi shifted his gaze and began to focus on the British talent emerging from the art world. Already a collector of Warhol, Katz and Kiefer amongst others, Saatchi’s new attraction would become the fuel that projected some of the most highly regarded contemporary British artists into… Read more »

Champagne Life at The Saatchi Gallery

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In celebration of it’s 30th Anniversary, the Saatchi Gallery will be proudly showing it’s first ever exhibition featuring only female artists with Champagne Life, launching on 13th January 2016. Gender disparity within the art world is no secret, and Champagne Life is a step towards smashing the glass ceiling and showcasing the work of 14 artists… Read more »

Exhibitionism: The Rolling Stones at the Saatchi Gallery

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Between 5th April and 4th September 2016, The Saatchi Gallery will be hosting the largest ever exhibition from the Rolling Stones, Exhibitionism, spread over 9 galleries, two floors and 1,750 square metres, making it the largest Rolling Stones exhibition ever curated.   Created with the full participation of Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood and… Read more »