Exhibitions: Gravity and Grace: Monumental Works by El Anatsui

IN CONVERSATION

Our visitors respond to this 30-second video.

  • I see many delicate works of many beautiful things. I also see connections to fabric, to the surface of the earth, and political connections and separation.

    — Paul

  • He reminds me the artist Bispo do Rosario,from my country, Brazil.

    — Paulo

  • Art from trash!! Art can be any thing.

    — John. Boynton

  • I see the connection with west African textiles a how the creation of and trade in them also informs this art, and the dynamic nomadism of the area. These beautiful creations are a metaphor for the cross-fertilization of West African cultures.

    — Marti

  • Fabric = weaving = interconnectedness = life.

    — Trista