Tag Archives: Rachel Whiteread

Press release: Saint Louis Art Museum announces 2019 exhibition schedule

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 3, 2018—Three main exhibitions next year will give St. Louisans the opportunity to study the 30-year career of one of the United Kingdom’s most important sculptors, to experience the art of Paul Gauguin, and to see masterworks from one of the world’s greatest collections of Dutch paintings. (To download web-sized images, right… Read More »

Press release: Saint Louis Art Museum acquires Rachel Whiteread’s ‘Detached III’

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 21, 2016—The Saint Louis Art Museum recently acquired Detached III, a large-scale sculpture by the English artist Rachel Whiteread. The sculpture will be installed in the museum’s Grace Taylor Broughton Sculpture Garden. In a process Whiteread has described as “mummifying the air,” she creates casts of the negative spaces under and inside… Read More »