Exhibitions: Gravity and Grace: Monumental Works by El Anatsui

IN CONVERSATION

Our visitors respond to this 30-second video.

  • It's amazing to see such ordinary things -- garbage really -- transformed into beautiful pieces of art. It makes you look at the world differently.

    — Genetta

  • The memory for me is the charge says my nine year old son. I make little things from stuff I find says my eight year old son. For me,the charge is more about color, texture and form. These are monumental and immersive. They are textiles draped in the most appealing way.

    — Marisa

  • The Ozone Layer piece made me think of airplanes because some of the flaps are opening and closing like an airplane does.

    — A&O

  • God has blessed this artist with a gift to see beyond the original purpose of an object and create an awesome and thought provoking piece of artistry. I am inspired to look around my world and use each element to express a beautiful new masterpiece to glorify God.

    — Jacqueline