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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 »

Question: Charles Saatchi

Charles Saatchi Question

Art collector and advertising guru Charles Saatchi is famously averse to doing interviews, however in this new volume, Question, Saatchi gives answers to over 100 pressing questions posed to him by journalists and the public alike, on topics ranging from music to drugs, and everything in between. Question gives an insight into the mind of… Read more »

Charles Saatchi: Politicians are not hypocrites

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Because being hypocrites would make them at least accountable for their behaviours, so says Charles Saatchi in his new column for The Evening Standard. Charles discusses some of his most famous ads from his days leading Saatchi & Saatchi, such as the infamous ‘Labour Isn’t Working’ to the more grisly anti-smoking campaigns, while he floats… Read more »

Dead: A Celebration Of Mortality

Charles Saatchi releases his latest book, ‘Dead: A Celebration of Mortality’ to coincide with the opening of the Saatchi Gallery exhibition of the same name.   Linked by the unlikely theme of death, Dead explores how society views mortality, using essays and imagery to create a both humorous and disturbing portrait of the way we… Read more »

Charles Saatchi: Is the theatre clapped out?

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“Although over the years I have seen dozens of plays that were entirely thrilling, mostly now, the moment the curtains open, I fall quickly asleep.” – Charles Saatchi Charles Saatchi re-lives his glorious performance as First Witch in his school’s production of Macbeth as he examines the position of the Theatre in the 21st century.… Read more »

Is it only perverts who download sex filth onto their computers?

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25% of all Google searches are for requests for pornography. Does that make us a world of perverts? Or Is it any surprise given the constantly growing availability of porn through the internet, and the constant exposure to everyone from teenagers to pensioners, that the porn industry is booming? It brings in more revenue worldwide… Read more »

Charles Saatchi: Do you have a toilet face?

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What is a toilet face? In Charles Saatchi’s own words, it is when “you appear to others as open and engaging — a countenance that strangers would approach on the street when seeking directions to the nearest lavatory.” From here, Charles dives into the beauty debate, discussing our love of cosmetic surgery, including how Botox… Read more »