El Anatsui (Ghanaian, born 1944)
Aluminum bottle caps and copper wire
(when flat): 77 × 88 × 1/8 in. (195.6 × 223.5 × 0.3 cm)
Gift of Dr. Jane Fortune, Eskenazi Museum of Art, Indiana University
Arts of Africa, third floor
El Anatsui describes the studio as a place for self-reflection and thinking. Where do you like to go for self-reflection and thinking? He describes a process of allowing time to play around. When, where, or how do you let yourself play around to let new ideas emerge?