Film and Art-Making: Fold, Crumple, Crush: The Art of El Anatsui
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor
Filmmaker Susan Vogel’s powerful film portrait of Africa's most widely acclaimed contemporary artist, Fold, Crumple, Crush: The Art of El Anatsui (2011, 53 min.), provides an insider's view of how El Anatsui creates his huge, opulent wall hangings. A hands-on art-making activity exploring the artist’s process follows the screening.