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El Anatsui : when I last wrote to you about Africa

Author: El AnatsuiLisa M BinderAnthony AppiahOlu OguibeChika Okeke-AguluAll authors
Publisher: New York : Museum for African Art, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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El Anatsui: When I Last Wrote to You about Africa. The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) presents the world premiere of 'El Anatsui: When I Last Wrote to You about Africa', a career retrospective of Ghanaian visual artist El Anatsui. Presented by the Institute for Contemporary Culture (ICC) at the ROM, this exhibition is the artist's first solo show in Canada. Featuring 63 works in various media drawn from public and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
Exhibitions
Named Person: El Anatsui; El Anatsui; El Anatsui
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: El Anatsui; Lisa M Binder; Anthony Appiah; Olu Oguibe; Chika Okeke-Agulu; Robert Storr; Royal Ontario Museum. Institute for Contemporary Culture.; Museum for African Art (New York, N.Y.); University of Michigan. Museum of Art.; North Carolina Museum of Art.; Denver Art Museum.
ISBN: 9780945802563 0945802560
OCLC Number: 669825718
Notes: Published in conjunction with the exhibition organized by the Museum for African Art, New York, 2010. Participating venues: Institute for Contemporary Culture at the Royal Ontario Museum, Museum for African Art, New York, University of Michigan Museum of Art, North Carolina Museum of Art, Denver Art Museum.
Description: 170 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 32 cm
Contents: Foreword / Elsie McCabe Thompson --
Acknowledgments --
Introduction / Lisa M. Binder --
El Anatsui : the early work / Olu Oguibe --
Mark-making and El Anatsui's reinvention of sculpture / Chika Okeke-Agulu --
The shifting shapes of things to come / Robert Storr --
Discovering El Anatsui / Kwame Anthony Appiah --
Plates --
Artist's biography and exhibition history.
Other Titles: When I last wrote to you about Africa
Responsibility: edited by Lisa M. Binder ; with contributions by Kwame Anthony Appiah [and others].

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