Exhibition

Place (Village), Rachel Whiteread

25 Mar 2017 – 1 Oct 2030

V&A Museum of Childhood

London, United Kingdom

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Travel Information

  • D6, 106, 254, 309, 388, 8, 26, 55, 48
  • Bethnal Green
  • Cambridge Heath and Bethnal Green overland

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Rachel Whiteread’s celebrated artwork Place (Village) (2006-2008) is a sculptural work featuring a ‘community’ of around 150 Dolls’ houses which were collected by Whiteread over 20 years. The artwork joins the 100+ Dolls’ houses in the Museum collection.

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The large-scale artwork is an assembly of vintage Dolls’ houses in a variety of architectural styles and averaging around one metre high. The houses sit on stepped platforms, evoking a sprawling hillside ‘community’. The houses are lit from within, but deserted, their emptiness evoking haunting memories and melancholy.

Exhibiting artists

Rachel Whiteread

Rachel Whiteread

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