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El Anatsui

Ghanaian, born 1944

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El Anatsui

Ghanaian, born 1944

4,921 followers

A critically acclaimed mixed-media artist, El Anatsui gained worldwide recognition in the early …

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A critically acclaimed mixed-media artist, El Anatsui gained worldwide recognition in the early 2000s for his shimmering, monumental wall hangings, visual feasts rich with associations to Africa, Europe, and America. These expansive sheets, hung in undulating swags and blocky folds, are composed of countless bits of …

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Represented by internationally reputable galleries.
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Group show at a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 6 more
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Collected by a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 1 more
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Reviewed by a major art publication
frieze, and 2 more
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Included in a major biennial
Gwangju Biennale, and 3 more
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