The Work That Changed British Art
ISBN10: 0224071807 ISBN13: 9780224071802 Contributors: Ellis, Patricia Publisher: Random House Uk Ltd Published: Mar 30 2005 Pages: 222 Weight: 2.90lbs. Height: 10.50" Width: 9.25" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
In 2003, Charles Saatchi opened the new Saatchi Gallery, forhis vision of radical, ground-breaking British art in a venue that is accessible to the widest public. "100" is the book that will mark the occasion with one hundred works that Saatchi believes made a difference to the perception of British art. The work of 27 artists has been chosen from Saatchi's collection and of course the selection includes the shark and the sheep in formaldehyde, the head made of blood, and Tracey's bed."