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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.

 

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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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ExhibitionismExhibitionismExhibitionismGoing strong for 50 years and counting, the Rolling Stones stage their first major exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery, documenting five decades of rock 'n' roll through more than five hundred artefacts from the band's personal archives. Three years in the planning, the aptly titled Exhibitionism is displayed over nine themed galleries spread across 2016-06-27T00:00:00+01002016-09-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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DATES  6th April to 4th September 2016
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Going strong for 50 years and counting, the Rolling Stones stage their first major exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery, documenting five decades of rock 'n' roll through more than five hundred artefacts from the band's personal archives. Three years in the planning, the aptly titled Exhibitionism is displayed over nine themed galleries spread across ... More about this event
 
Exhibitionism: The Rolling StonesExhibitionism: The Rolling StonesCombining more than 500 original Stones' artefacts such as rare instruments, original stage designs, iconic costumes, diaries and posters, alongside striking cinematic and interactive technologies, this display offers the most comprehensive and immersive insight into the band's fascinating 50-year history.2016-06-27T10:00:00+01002016-09-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Saatchi Gallery,   Duke of York's Square  King's Road    SW3 4SQ
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