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Renowned African contemporary artist El Anatsui says African art now receiving attention again – Art Interview

Posted on December 20, 2008

AFRICAN ARTIST INTERVIEW For the past 30 years, El Anatsui has been known within Africa as one of the continent’s most influential sculptors and today he is now also recognized as one of the foremost contemporary artists of his generation.Description of his work Up to 20 assistants help Anatsui flatten aluminum seals taken from thousands of […]

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Posted in African, Handicraft art, Installation, Interviews, Large art, Sculpture, Thread | Leave a Comment »

Art Dubai 2009 – who sold what to whom? 15 galleries talk to Art Radar

Posted on March 23, 2009

MIDDLE EAST ART FAIR Which artists were favourites? 15 exhibitor galleries talk to Art Radar in the final day of the fair about sales, attendance and some new collector trends. Summary: Middle Eastern collectors showing first signs of interest in East Asian art Pieces in the price range US$20-30000 sell best Sales down compared with last year; booths […]

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Posted in AES+F, Dubai, El Anatsui, Fairs, Gallerists/dealers, Indian, Jitish Kallat, Korean, Market watch, Middle East, Museum collectors, Overviews, Russian, Subodh Gupta, Syrian | Leave a Comment »