Saatchi Gallery

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Saatchi Gallery address and telephone

Address:
Saatchi Gallery is located at: Duke of York’s HQ, King’s Road, Chelsea,
London SW3 4SQ
England
Website:
The Saatchi Gallery website can be visited at www.saatchigallery.com

Saatchi Gallery opening times and ticket price

Opening hours:
Saatchi Gallery is open to the public from: 10 AM to 6 PM (Mon-Sun); Last entry 30 mins before closing
Visiting hours are subject to change, and may not apply on public holidays. Always reconfirm whether it’s open to visitors before making plans to visit Saatchi Gallery
Time required:
A typical visit to Saatchi Gallery lasts 1 hour (approx)
Ticket cost:
The entry price for Saatchi Gallery is: Adults free entry

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Front entrance of the Saatchi Gallery in ChelseaSaatchi Gallery, Chelsea

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The Saatchi Gallery was opened in April 2003 and is made up of work culled from Charles Saatchi’s own private collection.

It was originally situated in the old GLC building – part of the County Hall complex overlooking the Thames, but has since moved to a site in Chelsea.

Charles Saatchi’s art collection

Saatchi’s original idea was to promote artists who rarely got the opportunity to exhibit their work. Famous names like Damien Hirst and Tracey Emin have all been on show here, but a disastrous fire in 2003 put paid to a large part of his collection.

 
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  • 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 he's actually naked, and then everyone suddenly realises that what he's wearing is nothing at all. Well, if people went into the saatchi with their eyes open and dont get taken in by all the hype then they should see through this "art" for what it really is -- pretentious twaddle. It is rubbish!. I went to the sculpture exhibition and there were things there that wouldn't look out of place in a dump. My description of it (which is 100% accurate) is that it was junk, covered in dust. I hate to think how much saatchi paid for it. Another "sculpture" was nothing more than a load of rocks on a little pedastal, one pedastal for each rock. The rocks hadnt been worked in any way, th”

If you like Saatchi Gallery, then you might also like…

> Hayward Gallery The Hayward is in the Southbank Centre, and displays contemporary art from around the world.
> Tate Modern The Tate Modern has everything from Warhol, Picasso and Dalí to modern day contemporary art.
> Serpentine Gallery The Serpentine Gallery is in Kensington Gardens, and shows temporary contemporary art exhibits.
 

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