One of Britain’s leading contemporary artists, Rachel Whiteread uses industrial materials such as plaster, concrete, resin, rubber and metal to cast everyday objects and architectural space. Her evocative sculptures range from the intimate to the monumental. In November 1993, Whiteread became the first woman to win the Turner Prize for her project Untitled (House), a life-sized cast of a condemned terraced house in London's East End. In this talk hear about her process of making art, the themes in her work and her relationship to objects.
Rachel Whiteread in Conversation
Hear from the artist herself about her practice and key moments across her impressive career
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