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Rachel Whiteread : embankment

Author: Catherine Wood; Gordon Burn; Tate Modern (Gallery)
Publisher: London : Tate Pub., ©2005.
Series: Unilever series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sculptor Whiteread is renowned for projects created for public spaces. This book lends insight into the creative process involved in realising the vast Turbine Hall at Tate Modern intervention [14,000 stacked polyethylene boxes], from conception through to completion. As well as providing photography of the final towering construction, this publication reveals Whiteread's sources of reference, alongside essays and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
Interviews
Exhibitions
Named Person: Rachel Whiteread; Rachel Whiteread; Rachel Whiteread; Rachel Whiteread
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Wood; Gordon Burn; Tate Modern (Gallery)
ISBN: 1854375717 9781854375711
OCLC Number: 222571878
Notes: "Published by order of the Trustees, on the occasion of the exhibition at Tate Modern, London, 11 October 2005 - 26 March 2006". This exhibition is the sixth exhibition in the Unilever series --Colophon.
Includes an interview of the artist by Gordon Burn.
Description: 188 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm.
Contents: The Essay / Catherine Wood --
The Installation --
The Conversation / Gordon Burn --
Global images --
Box references.
Series Title: Unilever series.
Other Titles: Embankment
Responsibility: with contributions by Catherine Wood and Gordon Burn.

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Sculptor Whiteread is renowned for projects created for public spaces. This book lends insight into the creative process involved in realising the vast Turbine Hall at Tate Modern intervention [14,000 stacked polyethylene boxes], from conception through to completion. As well as providing photography of the final towering construction, this publication reveals Whiteread's sources of reference, alongside essays and interview.--Back cover.

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