The Saatchi Gallery's new exhibition focuses on contemporary photography. Forty artists are included, using a wide variety of styles and methods. You'll see everything from street portraits of everyday folk, to close-ups of ageing bodies and flamboyant eccentrics. You'll catch glimpses of interesting stories, without knowing what the story is -- like a man handcuffed to a pipe, and a child having his head wound dressed.
The Saatchi Gallery showcases the best of Charles Saatchi’s collection, alongside temporary exhibitions of contemporary art.
ChrisP – “This gallery is like the Emperor's New Clothes story... the one where the emperor things he's wearing the most beautiful clothes and because he's so famous everyone else does too, until a lowly idiot in the crowd pipes up that… more”
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Man Ray Portraits – 7th February to 27th May 2013 The “Man Ray Portraits” exhibition features more than 150 prints from the influential artist’s career, taken in America and Paris between 1916 and 1968. This is the first major museum retrospective of his photographic portraits, and highlights his leading role in the Dada and Surrealist movements.
Salgado’s Genesis — Landscape & Wildlife photographs – 11th April to 8th September 2013 Sebastiao Salgado’s “Genesis” exhibition is the culmination of 8 years work exploring 32 countries, and will include 250 extraordinary images of landscapes, wildlife and remote communities. The photographs capture some of the most remote areas of the world, depicting the majesty of nature and capturing indigenous communities.
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