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Anatsui, El (<i>born</i> 1944), sculptor

Lisa M. Binder

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online February 2010 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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Ghanaian sculptor, active in Nigeria. He earned a bachelor’s degree in sculpture (1968) and a postgraduate diploma in art education from the University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana (1969). After graduation he taught at the Specialist Training College (now University of Winneba), Ghana, in a position vacated by the eminent sculptor Vincent Kofi. From 1975 he was Professor of Sculpture at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. Anatsui’s practice often makes use of

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