Leading British collector launches surprise attack saying buyers and dealers 'can't tell good artists from bad.'

This article titled “Saatchi’s scathing portrait of the art world: ‘Vulgar, Eurotrashy, masturbatory'” was written by Mark Brown, arts correspondent, for The Guardian on Friday 2nd December 2011 23.10 UTC

Charles Saatchi, the most important British art collector of his generation, has launched an incendiary attack on the buyers, dealers and curators who populate the contemporary art world and concluded that many of them have little feeling for art and cannot tell a good artist from a bad one.

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