Gaiety Is The Most Outstanding Feature Of The Soviet Union: Art From Russia

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 9TH JUNE 2013

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Saatchi Gallery, Duke of York's Square, Chelsea, King's Road, London SW3 4SQ 
 
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Dates:
21st November 2012 until 9th June 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
Daily 10am-6pm, last admission 5.30pm | Closed 5-20 Nov
 
PRICES
FREE
 

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Gaiety Is The Most Outstanding Feature Of The Soviet Union: Art From RussiaThe Saatchi Gallery presents a large survey exploring the recent history of Russia, including the crumbling of the Soviet Union and the years of perestroika. Gaiety is the Most Outstanding Feature of the Soviet Union: Art from Russia features works by 18 contemporary artists including Janis Avotin, Dasha Fursey, Irina Korina, Roman Savchenko and Sergei Vasiliev who photographed the tattoos of prison inmates in Russia. A second exhibition, 'Breaking the Ice: Moscow Art, 1960-80s', a group exhibition of 'non-conformist art' made during Soviet-era Russia also runs at the gallery from 21st November 2012 to 24th February 2013.

 

About Saatchi Gallery

The Saatchi Gallery re-opened on 9th October 2008 in the former military barracks of the Duke of York's Headquarters. The 70,000 square feet represents a significantly larger space than its previous 40,000 occupancy at County Hall. Ousted from the Southbank site in 2005, the re-location of the gallery had long been speculated upon and hotly anticipated. More about Saatchi Gallery

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CollectCollectThe Crafts Council presents an exhibition of museum-quality works from a variety of artists and craft-makers.8th May 2015Monday 11th May 2015 Where:
Saatchi Gallery,   Duke of York's Square  King's Road    SW3 4SQ
Category: event
Free Event 
Collect
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Art and Antiques | PRICING  Free  
DATES  8th, 9th, 10th and 11th May 2015 - 12noon-4pm
VENUE  Saatchi Gallery 
The Crafts Council presents an exhibition of museum-quality works from a variety of artists and craft-makers.

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