Sensationalists: The Bad Girls and Boys of British Art “Upstarts” 20 September 2022: Episode 1 on BBC Two

Sensationalists: The Bad Girls and Boys of British Art "Upstarts" 20 September 2022: Episode 1 on BBC Two 11

Update: This is now being shown on 27 September 2022.

A look at the origins of the Young British Artists in the art schools of the mid-80s, a shocking and provocative movement which would culminate in the notorious 1997 exhibition Sensation.



About Sensationalists: The Bad Girls and Boys of British Art

On the 25th anniversary of Charles Saatchi’s iconoclastic exhibition Sensation, a look at a group of rebellious art students who took on the old guard and changed the art world forever.

This show is broadcast on BBC Two, also known as the British Broadcasting Corporation.

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