Exhibitions: Gravity and Grace: Monumental Works by El Anatsui

IN CONVERSATION

Our visitors respond to this 30-second video.

  • The connection I see is that all people yearn for beauty even in their every day world and beauty in its purest form is simple and malleable.

    — Cara

  • That beauty is everywhere.

    — Nancy

  • Human beings are running through the whole planet, digging up metals and strewing them all over the earth.

    We have to stop doing this.

    We are on the brink of killing the entire planet.

    — Cindy

  • It looks a lot like a quilt

    — Chloe

  • I notice wrinkles, folds, and corners. Repetition, connection, and movement flow through the river of metal. A lightness in something that is usually so heavy. Value-added to that which was cast away. Human.

    — Chris