Tuesday, April 13, 2010

El Anatsui: Between Earth and Heaven

metmuseum — August 06, 2008 — Learn more about this work of art'

A behind-the-scenes view of the installation of Between Earth and Heaven, a monumental wall-mounted sculpture in recycled aluminum and copper wire, in the African galleries of the Michael C. Rockefeller Wing of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Curator Alisa LaGamma and artist El Anatsui talk about the installation and its significance, and the artist speaks about his process and influences when creating the piece.
Produced and Directed by Christopher Noey. Director of Photography, Wayne de la Roche; Editor, Jessica Glass; Sound Recording, Thomas Myers; Additional Camera, Jessica Glass; Assistant Editor, Shravan Vidyarthi; Production Assistants, Kate Farrell and Robin Schwalb.