A Conversation with El Anatsui

Art & Archaelogy Event with AAS Co-Sponsorship
April 23, 2015 5:00 PM
McCormick Hall 101
Art & Archaelogy Event with AAS Co-Sponsorship
April 23, 2015 5:00 PM
McCormick Hall 101
Presenters:
El Anatsui and Chika Okeke-Agulu

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The influential Ghanaian artist El Anatsui makes use of Africa’s rich history and vibrant cultures to create spectacular wall hangings. Join us for a conversation between El Anatsui and Chika Okeke-Agulu, associate professor in the Department of Art and Archaeology. This public program takes place during Anatsui’s tenure as the 2015 Sarah Lee Elson, Class of 1984, International Artist-in-Residence.

The event is free and open to the public.

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