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1. “Rachel Whiteread winning in 1993 with House, a full-size plaster cast of a Victorian terraced house. The YBAs had arrived.” Rachel Whiteread and House, December 1993 | Getty Images Whiteread’s work consisted of a concrete cast of the inside of an entire Victorian terraced house, made before the building was knocked down by Tower Hamlets London Borough Council. …

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A haunting reminder of Orwell’s Room 101 takes its place next to Michelangelo’s ‘David’ By Louise Jury,Arts Correspondent Thursday 13 November 2003 01:00  The most famous office in the history of the BBC was demolished during the summer. But a ghostly reminder of Room 101, immortalised by George Orwell in his novel Nineteen Eighty-four, was unveiled …

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