Photos: Two new exhibits cross cultures with Asian and African influences
In this week's art review, Michael Paglia takes a look at two local galleries that are combining cultures. Throughout the Denver Art Museum's "El Anatsui" and Goodwin Fine Art's "Yoshitomo Saito," Denver art enthusiasts can experience both Asian and African influence from veteran and first time artists. Continue reading for photos from both exhibits.
Denver Art Museum El Anatsui, Zebra Crossing III, 2007. Aluminum and copper wire; 61 x 17 in. Jack Shainman Gallery El Anatsui, Sacred Moon, 2007. Aluminum and copper wire; 103 x 141 in. Denver Art Museum El Anatsui, Group Photo, 1987. Wood; dimensions variable Museum for African Art / Kelechi Amadi-Obi El Anatsui, Assorted Seeds II, 1989. Wood; 27-1/8 x 31 x 7/8 in. Museum for African Art / Jerry L. Thompson El Anatsui, Untitled, 1980s. Acrylic on Masonite.