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Extravagantly tattooed human remains: The best (and weirdest) art exhibitions this month

Concrete casts, expressionism, and something a little bit different

Rachel Whiteread 

Tate Britain, 12th September to 21st January 2018 

In a street in the East End in 1993, a life-size concrete cast of a terraced home stood eerily: a monument to erased histories and forgotten intimacies. Rachel Whiteread’s piece captured the imagination of locals and won her the Turner Prize, the first woman to do so. As this major retrospective will demonstrate, Whiteread continues to make work of formal inventiveness and psychological power: the Holocaust Memorial in Vienna; Untitled (Room 101)—a cast of the room at the BBC thought to be…

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