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The 2018 Ruth K. Franklin Lecture on the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas: El Anatsui in Conversation
October 17 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Bing Concert Hall - Map Link
This event is free and open to the public. No tickets or advanced reservations are required.
Internationally acclaimed artist, El Anatsui will be in conversation with Sylvester Ogbechie, professor of art history, UC Santa Barbara. The work Uwa by the artist is in the Cantor’s permanent collection and is currently on view in the Thomas K. Seligman gallery. Anatsui is known for large-scale sculptures, composed of resources typically discarded, that draw connections between consumption, waste, and the environment.
We gratefully acknowledge support from the Ruth K. Franklin Lecture and Symposium Fund.
IMAGE: ©El Anatsui. Courtesy of the artist, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York and October Gallery, London.