British Museum's Forgotten
Empire Exhibition Receives Ozymandias Award
19 December 2005
exhibition “Forgotten Empire: The World of Ancient
Persia”, currently underway in British museum until 8th
January 2005, received the Ozymandias award for best
lost civilisation, from Charles Saatchi, the Observer
reported on Sunday December 18,
Saatchi was born in Iraq in 1943. Four years later, he and
his brother Maurice were brought to Britain as their
wealthy Jewish parents fled persecution.
was a 1978 poster, "Labour Isn't Working", which
made Saatchi and Saatchi a household name, even though it
was a fake.
is the Light on the Path to Future"
British Institute of Persian Studies
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