Rachel Whiteread, ‘What Man is Really Like’, 2010, Zucker Art Books
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What Man is Really Like, 2010

Wood, paper, color photographs
13 × 13 × 1 3/10 in
33 × 33 × 3.3 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
$7,500 - 10,000
Location
Great Barrington, new York
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About the work
Zucker Art Books
Great Barrington, new York

VOL. 19

Rachel Whiteread photographs
Ingo Schulze text
Naoto Fukasawa case

In a monotone voice, the …

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Books and Portfolios
Publisher
Toluca edition
Rachel Whiteread
British, b. 1963
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Rachel Whiteread became the first woman to receive the Turner Prize with her sculpture House (1993), a replica of the interior of a condemned London house created by filling a house with concrete and stripping away the mold. Her sculptures examine the negative space surrounding or contained by objects, such as casts of the area beneath chairs, suggesting how human contact becomes embedded in our environment. Referencing Minimalism, her drawings often incorporate graph paper. Whiteread won the prestigious commission to design Vienna's Holocaust memorial and was part of the 1997 Young British Artists "Sensation" exhibit.

Rachel Whiteread, ‘What Man is Really Like’, 2010, Zucker Art Books
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About the work
Zucker Art Books
Great Barrington, new York

VOL. 19

Rachel Whiteread photographs
Ingo Schulze text
Naoto Fukasawa case

In a monotone voice, the narrator of “What Man is really like” describes the conditions and sorry state that have led to the death of his friend Andreas, a playwright and alcoholic, holed up in a cold and miserable Berlin flat. He records every …

Medium
Books and Portfolios
Publisher
Toluca edition
Rachel Whiteread
British, b. 1963
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Rachel Whiteread became the first woman to receive the Turner Prize with her sculpture House (1993), a replica of the interior of a condemned London house created by filling a house with concrete and stripping away the mold. Her sculptures examine the negative space surrounding or contained by objects, such as casts of the area beneath chairs, suggesting how human contact becomes embedded in our environment. Referencing Minimalism, her drawings often incorporate graph paper. Whiteread won the prestigious commission to design Vienna's Holocaust memorial and was part of the 1997 Young British Artists "Sensation" exhibit.

What Man is Really Like, 2010

Wood, paper, color photographs
13 × 13 × 1 3/10 in
33 × 33 × 3.3 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
$7,500 - 10,000
Location
Great Barrington, new York
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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