Exhibitions: Gravity and Grace: Monumental Works by El Anatsui


Our visitors respond to this 30-second video.

  • As he says at one point, the lines are reminiscent of the decision of the colonial powers to divide up Africa with lines regardless of existing communities. So, I wonder if it is possible that the more flowing pieces represent Africa reconnecting to more authentic cultural identity.

    — Audrey

    That connections are all subjective

  • Think about how much time it took...

    — Sam

  • I found connection to the work of art. There was no way I could casually walk by and not step closer to be more involved in what he had done and how he had done it. Outstanding. Held my interest from one piece to the next.

    — Don

  • Joy in life and shadows weight in one room one life one planet and one heart

    — Anna

  • I understand & appreciate the concept of freedom to visualize, create and share your artistic endeavors. Not conforming or accepting limitations... Exploring and expanding yourself!

    — Glo2