Exhibitions: Gravity and Grace: Monumental Works by El Anatsui

IN CONVERSATION

Our visitors respond to this 30-second video.

  • The mutability of the art fascinates -- as does its shimmering quality, evoking the "charge" which he references.

    — Genevieve

  • Cascading elegance all made from appreciation of what is simply part of our lives...

    — Donna

  • It reinforces that everything around us is art, if we have the eyes to see. The color reminds me of gustav Klimt. The materials remind me of the work of Isaiah zagar, particularly the magical gardens in Philadelphia. It also relates to the quilt exhibit and work that can be done with scraps.

    — Susan

  • Resplendent work. Stunning. I wonder how the creation of these pieces has affected the community they have been made within. Not just practically but emotionally... Psychically. What has it opened up?

    — Zina Saro-Wiwa

  • I am inspired. I want to create.

    — Maria