Rachel Whiteread

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In the frame

Queen's birthday honours: Rachel Whiteread is made a Dame with awards also for Glenn Brown and Ralph Rugoff

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The Buck stopped here

Rachel Whiteread: Art Icon

Artist honoured as the Whitechapel Gallery's Art Icon as she returns to the East End

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Contemporary art

Rachel Whiteread’s breakthrough work Ghost gets complex conservation treatment

Structural engineers and architects were among those restoring the room-sized cast at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC

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Commissions

Rachel Whiteread turns a Nissen Hut inside out for her first UK permanent piece

The concrete cast—a 14-18 Now commission—is sited in a secluded spot in Dalby Forest

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In the frame

Taking a stand: 14-18 NOW final season features a women’s march and a New York-bound Dazzle ship

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Three to see

Three to see: London

From a huge light show across the city to the final week of Rachel Whiteread's retrospective

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Rachel Whiteread

First look at Rachel Whiteread’s suburban house sculpture in London’s new US Embassy

Sections of an all-American home have been mounted on the walls

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Podcast

Podcast episode one: Nazi loot and Rachel Whiteread

Nazi-loot conference at London’s National Gallery. Plus: Rachel Whiteread on “mummifying the air” at Tate Britain

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Podcast

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Security

Tate steps up security for Whiteread's Turbine Hall installation amid demonstration fears

Guards are on red alert to prevent a possible publicity stunt by Fathers 4 Justice which could prove fatal

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Art market

The London latest: It’s art, but not as Beck’s intended it

A typo on their beer bottle turns it into an instant collectors’ classic

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Tate Modern

Rachel Whiteread is next, but where are the other Turbine Hall commissions now?

Most are extremely difficult to redisplay elsewhere

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Hauser & Wirth

News from London: A time of transitions for Hauser & Wirth, Gagosian, and Tate magazine, while Royal Academy prize-winner gets more than he bargained for

Meanwhile, Tracy Emin is compared to Chinese takeaway

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Art market

Counter Editions, the internet publisher working with artists to create original prints, is now self-funding and prospering

The small firm's success lies in their acquisition of big-name artists

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Books

Books: Absence in art and the absent Kapoor artwork in analyses of nothing

The evergreen aesthetic attraction of nothingness is explored and Anish Kapoor’s book replaces a vanished work

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News

Anish Kapoor wins Turner Prize

The three other artists on the short list were Ian Davenport, Fiona Rae and Rachel Whiteread