Tag: Charles Saatchi

Saatchi & Saatchi: Nothing Is Impossible

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Nothing Is Impossible, such is the motto of Saatchi & Saatchi is the most recognised advertising agency in the world, a creative giant. So how did two brothers with little experience endeavour to create such an iconic, creative and forward thinking brand? In 1967, Charles Saatchi, along with Art Director Ross Cramer, founded CramerSaatchi after a… 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 »

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 »

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 »

Charles Saatchi – Beyond Belief: Racist, Sexist, Rude, Crude and Dishonest: The Golden Age Of Madison Avenue (2015)

In his new book, Beyond Belief: Racist, Sexist, Rude, Crude and Dishonest: The Golden Age Of Madison Avenue advertising guru and Art Collector Charles Saatchi collates some of the most offensive and shocking ads from the 20th Century, taking us back to a time where the real ‘Mad Men’ were creating racist, sexist, misogynistic and… 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 »

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 »