Rachel Whiteread Interviewed in The Guardian

March 27th, 2017

Rachel Whiteread is interviewed in The Guardian this week, where she critiques the YBA movement for its tacit approval of young artists seeking fame and fortune.  “Artists now live a very different life to the ones we lived,” she says. “We had no expectations, we played hard and worked hard.  Now they expect a career, they expect fame. “I stopped teaching because of that. It seemed students were only interested in being famous.”

Read more at The Guardian