Exhibitions: Gravity and Grace: Monumental Works by El Anatsui

IN CONVERSATION

Our visitors respond to this 30-second video.

  • The found/restorative nature of his work connects so uniquely to the inspiration of funeral cloths - giving new life to "dead" objects

    — Kathryn

  • They look like blankets from a distants but when you walk up close you see that its more then that

    — Victoria

  • It's like the old saying, "one man's trash is another man's treasure."

    — Fred

  • I see beauty in objects that are disposable and potential for waste materials to be reclaimed

    — Ronny

  • I see maps of city streets, maps of continents, maps of chain mail, golden flickers, bumble bees and flowers.

    — Laura