Cast­ing around for Rachel Whiteread’s best work? You won’t find it here

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alas­tair smart show of the week Rachel Whiteread

Tate Bri­tain, Lon­don U ntil Jan 21, 2018

The trou­ble for artists who shoot to fame at a young age is the hype that sur­rounds them af­ter­wards – at a time when they might oth­er­wise be qui­etly hon­ing their skills and pri­vately find­ing their style.

Like Damien Hirst and the other Young Bri­tish Artists (YBAs) who burst on to the scene at the start of the Nineties, sculp­tor Rachel Whiteread came to our at­ten­tion early. In 1993, aged just

Clock­wise from be­low: Stairs, 1995; Un­ti­tled (Am­ber Bed), 1991; Line Up, 2007-08; House, 1993

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