The Art of Chess ft. Damian Hirst, Rachel Whiteread, Gavin Turk & Yayoi Kusama
London’s Saatchi Gallery will play host to a unique exhibition aptly titled ‘The Art of Chess’. A collection of 16 specially-commissioned chess sets from some of the biggest names in contemporary art. The likes of Damien Hirst, Rachel Whiteread, Gavin Turk, Tom Freidman, Barbara Kruger, Tim Noble and Sue Webster, and Yayoi Kusama. The project has been ongoing since 2003, but this is the first time all 166 pieces have been brought together in one place. The show opens to the public September 8th and runs through till October 3rd.