Water Tower Project
Screenprint with acrylic varnish1998
- About the work
About the artist
Rachel Whiteread was born in London and studied at Brighton Polytechnic and the Slade School of Art. One of the most established artists of her generation,(labelled by the media ‘YBAs’, Young British Artists), she is known for her sculptures of negative spaces of domestic objects. She was the first woman to win the Turner Prize in 1993 and in 1997 represented Britain at the Venice Biennale. She has produced several commissions, including ‘Monument’ (2001) for Trafalgar Square’s Fourth Plinth in London and ‘Embankment’ (2005–06) at Tate Modern. Her work is represented in international public collections from London to Sydney. Whiteread was made a Commander of the British Empire (CBE) in 2006.
Rachel Whiteread (1963 - )
- Water Tower Project
- Screenprint with acrylic varnish
- height: 63.50 cm, width: 50.90 cm
- Purchased from Anthony d'Offay Gallery, March 1998
- below image: [left] 30/35 [centre] Water Tower Project [right] R. Whiteread
- the artist; purchased from Anthony d'Offay Gallery March 1998.
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