Exhibitions: Gravity and Grace: Monumental Works by El Anatsui

IN CONVERSATION

Our visitors respond to this 30-second video.

  • Discarded objects can be turned into something amazing and beautiful to look at. It reminds me of improvisational patchwork quilts-- how fabric scraps can be combined in creative and unusual ways.

    — Lillie

  • These works also remind me of Bispo do Rosario's works, in that they remind me of elegant capes.

    — Reynolds Tenazas-Nor

  • I feel drawn into his work. But I know that to truly see and engage I have to step back. There is a joyful tension and connection.

    — Henry

  • His work inspires willingness to be flexibile - the beauty that can be created from design in mundane objects as well as being open to serendipity.

    — Janice

  • Beautiful metallic colors--move and flow like elegant ball gowns.

    — Sharon