2014
ART INVESTOR: Investing Tribal and Contemporary Art No. 5/14
Pg. 88

FRIEZE No. 160 ‘See Change: The Increased Visibility of Art’ from Africa in the UK by Basia Lewandowska Cummings
Pg. 17, January, February, 2014

THE ART NEWSPAPER: Art Market, African Art Section 2, No. 255
‘Nigeria: the next big thing? As the oil-rich country’s economy begins to boom, its art is attracting increased interest across the US’
Pg. 10, March, 2014

NKA JOURNAL OF CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ART: Special Issue, Black Collectivities, No. 34
Feature Review by Suanda K. Sanyal. Pg. 110, Spring, 2014

PROGRAM BRIEF FOR MA ART HISTORY AND VISUAL CULTURE
Richmond, the American International Magazine, London
Cover Image

SCULPTURE: A Publication of the International Sculpture Centre (www.sculpture.org) Vol. 33, No. 6 ‘Itinerary: El Anatsui at Bass Beach’
Pg. 14, July/August, 2014

AFRICA FORBES LIFE 2014: Issue 2
‘The Smart Money is On African Art’ by Donald Leggatt
Pgs. 70|71, 2014

 

2013

ART REVIEW: Power Eats the Soul
Pg. 168, 2013

PENNY W. STAMPS SCHOOL OF ART & DESIGN, UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN: The PENNY STAMPS Distinguished Speaker Series
Interview with: Elizabeth Harney Winter, 2013

ART SOUTH AFRICA: AFRICAN POWER STATION Volume 12, Issue 02
‘El Anatsui: Irradiance, Wisdom, Weight’ by Elizabeth Harney
Pgs. 58-61, December, 2013

NEW AFRICAN: AN IC PUBLICATION No. 534
100 Top most Influential Africans

THE TIMES
Summer Exhibition, 2013: The Royal Academy, W1 by Rachel Campbell Johnston
Pg. 8, June 6, 2013

REIBER + PARTNERS: INTERNATIONAL ARTS COMMUNICATIONS, ABC 6
‘Royal Academy, Una Asamblea de Artistas’ de 245 Anos
Pg. 62, July, 2013

REIBER + PARTNERS: INTERNATIONAL ARTS COMMUNICATIONS, L’OEIL
Au Salons des Jeunes Artistes
Pg. 62, August, 2013

LONDON EVENING STANDARD
‘It’s a big cover-up at Royal Academy’
Pg. 10, Monday 20, 2013

SEGNO: Attualita Internazionali d’Arte Contemporanea [Speciale Biennale Venezia]
Pg. 7, 2013

FRIEZE: Contemporary Art And Culture, the Fiction Issue, No. 156
Advertisement for SCOPE. August, 2013

MODERN PAINTERS [Art/Architecture/ Design/Performance/Film] BLOUIN ARTINFOR.COM
Royal Academy of Arts Exhibition advertisement
Pg. 90, July/August, 2013

ARTFORUM INTERNATIONAL
Advertisement for SCOPE, Art Basel
Summer, 2013

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
‘British Art: El Anatsui Goes to School, From Bottle Caps, an Epic’ by Anna Russel
Pg. 7, June 7, 2013

OMENKA MAGAZINE: Volume 1, Issue 2 the Photography Issue
Review: Lagos Auctions, 1st half 2013
Pg. 41, May, 2013

THE INDEPENDENT www.independent.co.uk
Pg. 20, Tuesday, 21 May, 2013

LIFE & ARTS: FINANCIAL TIMES
‘Full Metal Façade: Ghanain Artist El Anatsui Has Given the Venerable RA a Summer Makeover’ by Jane Ure-Smith
Pg. 16, May, 2013

ART FORUM INTERNATIONAL: Vol. 51, No 7
Reviews: David Frankel on Tal R. and El Anatsui
Pg. 273, March, 2013

TOWN & COUNTRY: HEARST MAGAZINES
‘Man Of the Cloth: A West African Professor Turns Bottle Caps Into Spectacular Tapestries’ by Kevin Conley
February, 2013

ARTS & LEISURE: THE NEW YORK TIMES
‘A Million Pieces of Home’ by Holland Cotter
Pg. 1, Sunday February 8, 2013

[Fine Arts Leisure] WEEKEND ARTS, THE NEW YORK TIMES
‘Art in Review: Essay on Pot of Wisdom Exhibition at Jack Shainman Gallery’ by Roberta Smith
Pg. C37, January, 2013

 

2012

PARKETT MAGAZINE OF CONTEMPORARY ART: The Parkett Series with Contemporary Artists, No. 90
‘A Ceaseless Search for Form’ by Okwui Enwezor
‘Ambition’ by Robert Storr
‘El Anatsui’s Metamorphic Sculptures’ by Chika Okeke-Agulu
Pgs. 32-75, 2012

WEEKEND ARTS: THE NEW YORK TIMES
Bonham’s Advertisement
Pg. C38, May, 2012

ART FORUM INTERNATIONAL: Vol. 51, No. 2
‘La Trienniale 2012, Palais de Tokyo and Other Venues, Paris’ by Sarah K. Rich
Pg. 258, October, 2012

ART FORUM INTERNATIONAL: Vol. 51, No. 4
Advertisement, December, 2012

NKA JOURNAL OF CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ART: Contemporary African Art and the Museum, a Roundtable
Pgs. 50-52¸ Number 31, Fall, 2012

FORUM NEWSPAPER, University of Montreal, Volume 46, Number 26
L’art contemporain joue dans les poubelles [Le recyclage de dechet dans l’art de 21 siecle: trois etudes de cas par matina Alexakis]
Pgs. 1|2, April, 2012

THE TIMES UK: Saturday Review
‘Six of the Best West African Artists’ by Hayford
Pg. 6, May, 2012

NEOPLANETE: Pour changer d’ere (www.neoplanete.fr)

‘La Boutielle’ by Julia Mahaffey
Pg. 49, May, 2012

CLES MAGAZINE www.cles.com/art/article/draps
‘Draps de Fer [Iron Sheets]’ by Olivia de Smedt
Pgs. 32-34, December 2011- January 2012

OMENKA MAGAZINE: (Top 10 at Nigerian Auctions) Volume 1, Issue 1
Pgs. 32|58, 2012

 

2011

THE ECONOMIST NEWSPAPER LTD: The World in 2012
‘Africa Visions, New York’s first purpose-built museum since the Guggenheim’ by Flammetta Rocco
November, 2011

HUGE. [www.hugemagazine.jp]
Interview by Yasuyuki Takase
Pg. 013, No. 079, April, 2011

GEIJUTSU SHINCO: Published by SHINCO-SHA, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Pgs. 122-126, April, 2011

NKA JOURNAL OF CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ART, No. 28
Pgs. 70|71, Spring, 2011

ARTICULATE: Blanton Museum of Art
Pg. 3, Fall, 2011

ARTcopedia – A PUBLICATION OF FINE & APPLIED ARTS STUDENTS (AFAAS),

DEPT. OF FINE & APPLIED ARTS, UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA NSUKKA – El Anatsui: A Living Legend
November, 2011

SUMMARY OF PAPERS OF SYMPOSIUM The Politics of Exhibition Space: A case of the Works of El Anatsui
Museum of Modern Art, Saitaama

 

2010

MINPAKU ANTHROPOLOGY NEWSLETTER
A Fateful Journey in the Works of El Anatsui
Pg. 11, 2010

AFRIKA MAYIBUYE
Pgs. 34-35, 2010

BLACK RENAISSANCE NOIRE: Volume 10, Issue 2-3
Pgs. 32-41, Summer/Fall, 2010

THE ART NEWSPAPER, UMBERTO & CO. PUBLISHING: Art Basel, Miami Beach Edition
Pg. 1, December, 2010

 

2009

THE ECONOMIST, INTELLIGENT LIFE: Knowledge is Pleasure, The Earth Issue
Vol. 3, Issue 2, winter 2009
Interview with Paula Weideger
Pgs. 142-44, 2009

 

2008

FiberARTS (Contemporary Textile Art and Craft)
‘El Anatsui’s Metallic Patchwork’ by Sandra Sider
Pgs. 58-59, Nov/Dec, 2008

ART JOURNAL Vol. 67 No.2
‘Convergence: History, Materials, and the Human Hand– An Interview with El Anatsui’ by James Leffler Laura
Pgs. 36-53, Summer, 2008

UPTOWN No 16
‘Art Without Borders’ by Cheryl R. Riley
Pgs. 32|33, Summer, 2008

ARTnews (Special Ecology Issue)
The New Razzle-Dazzle by Barbara Pollack
Pgs. 116-121, June, 2008

BOMB No. 103
‘El Anatsui: Zebra Crossing’ by Patricia Spears Jones
Pg. 20, Spring, 2008

MEMBER MAGAZINE of the Nelson-Atkin Museum of Art
Cover Page, Spring, 2008

MODERN PAINTERS: The International Contemporary Art Magazine
El Anatsui by Alan Gilber
Pg. 79, April, 2008

GREY ART GALLERY (New York)
‘The Poetics of Cloth: African Textiles/Recent Art’ by Lynn Gumpert
Pg. 112, 2008

ART FORUM INTERNATIONAL
‘Venice Revisited: Robert Storr Responds to his Critics’ by Robert Storr
Pgs. 48-60, January, 2008

PEARSON EDUCATION INC. (New Jersey)
‘A History of Art in Africa (Second Edition)’ by Monica B. Visona et al
Pg. 560, 2008

LAWRENCE KING (London)
‘Angaza Afrika, African Art Now’ by Chris Spring
Pg. 336, 2008

 

2007

HOOD MUSEUM OF ART QUARTERLY (Dartmouth College)
‘Communal Creations: The Art of El Anatsui’ by Gerard Houghton
Pgs. 4|5, Winter, 2007

ART IN AMERICA
‘The Venice Biennale, All Americana’ by Marcia E. Vetrocq
Pgs. 136-147, September, 2007

MAISON & OBJECT (Paris) No.11
Cahier d’INSPIRATIONS
Pg. 80, September, 2007

FRIEZE (Contemporary Art and Culture) Issue 109
‘An Overview’ by Caoimbin Mac Fiolla Leith
Pgs. 124-127, September, 2007

FRIEZE (Contemporary Art and Culture) Issue 109
‘An Artist’s Biennale’ by Olu Oguibe
Pg. 135, September, 2007

ART QUARTERLY
‘Making Sense of the Biennale’ by Martin Grayford
Pgs. 50-54, Autumn, 2007

MODERN PAINTERS: The International Contemporary Art Magazine
‘Africa in the Present Tense’ by Herbert Martin
Pgs. 78-87, June, 2007

L’UOMO VOGUE, Edizioni Conde Nast No. 38
‘Ghana: El Anatsui’ by Martin Barlow
May-June, 2007

THE INDEPENDENT: Art and Books Review
‘In the Art of Darkness’ by Yasmin Alibhai-Brown
Pgs. 2-4, 9 February, 2007

CONVERSATIONS ON SCULPTURE: ISC Press, New Jersey
‘Out of West Africa: El Anatsui’ by Robert Preece
Pgs. 312-317, 2007

 

2006

THE RED INDEPENDENT: Arts & Books Review
Art of Africa: The 50 Greatest Cultural Figures Shaping a Continent
Pg. 3, 1 December, 2006

HIGH FASHION No. 310
Interviewed: El Anatsui, Africa Remix at Mori Art Museum by Maya Nago and Yuki Tamura
Pgs. 220, 65, 63, August, 2006

SCULPTURE Vol. 25, No. 6
‘Out of West Africa: A Conversation with El Anatsui’ by Robert Preece
Pgs. 34-39, July/August, 2006

AGUFON-ARCHITECTURE Vol. 3, No. 1
A Personal Perspective on Dak’Art
Pg. 6, 2006

ART IN AMERICA
Full Metal Fabrics by Raphael Rubinstein
Pgs. 158-161, May, 2006

 

2005

IL MESSAGGERO
‘Guardandoall’ Occidente con originalita’ by Di Guiseppina Rocca
Pg. 100, 10 August, 2005

LE NOUVEL AFRIQUE ASIE
‘L’art contemporain africain’ by Gaetane Lamarche Vadel
July-August, 2005

ART MAGAZINE
‘Un regal de Couleurs et d’imagination’ by Nicolas Michel
July-August, 2005

ART MAGAZINE
‘L’Afrique Faitson Show’ by Nicolas Michel
July-August, 2005

LES DÉPÊCHES DE BRAZZAVILLE
‘Africa Remix: etat, des lieux de l’art africain d’aujourd’hui’ by Claire Lyre
4 July, 2005

LA CROIX
‘La Précieuse étoffe de capsules’ by Sabine Gignoux
Pg. 27, June 28, 2005

L’ORIENT-LE JOUR (Liban)
Les artistes Africains jetteut le masque au centre Pompidou
Pg. 100, 28 June, 2005

L-HUMANITE HEBDO
L’Afrique en art, maintenant by Maurice Ulrich
Pg. 38, 25 June, 2005

VALEURS ACTUELLES
Africa Remix à Beaubourg
Pgs. 54-59, 24 June, 2005

TELÉRAMA
‘Africa Remix’ by Frédérique Chapuis
Pgs. 4-5, 22 June, 2005

ELLE
‘Jungle ferveur!’ By Philippe Tretiack
Pgs. 28-34, 20 June, 2005

LE NOUVEL OBSERVATEUR
‘L’Afrique qui bouge’ by France Huser
Pg. 122, 2 June, 2005

NEWSEDG’ART
Africa Remix: L’art Africain D’Aujourd,hui
May-June, 2005

L’EXPRESSMAG
‘Besoin d’Afrique’ by Katell Pouliquen
Pgs. 26-30, 30 May, 2005

SITE OFFICIEL MICHEL LEIRIS: jsgallaire@aol.com
‘Africa Remix: l’exposition événement d’art contemporain Africain à Paris’ by Barbara Vacher
27 May, 2005

FINANCIAL TIMES
Vibrant Africans Dazzle Across Europe
Pgs. 1100-1101, 28 May, 2005

LE PARISIEN (Paris)
‘L’Afrique se révèle a Beaubourg’ by Frédérique Jourdaa
Pg. 5, May 25, 2005

JEUNE AFRIQUE L’INTELLIGENT
‘Afrique Plurielle, Afrique Actuelle’ by Dominique Mataillet
Pgs. 54-56, 22 May, 2005

ARTPRESS
The Geopolitics of African Contemporary Art by Jean-Loup Amselle
Pgs. 2-26, 01 May, 2005

ARTABSOLUMENT No. 13
L’art Contemporain Africain by Jean-Loup Pivin etc., 2005

MOVING WORLDS: A JOURNAL OF TRANSCULTURAL WRITINGS (Leeds)
Volume 5 Number 1
‘El Anatsui: Texts, Contexts, Textile and Gin’ by Polly Savage
Pgs. 173-175, 2005

 

2004

THE CULTURE GAME
by Olu Oguibe University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis Pg. 204, 2004

 

2003

THE NATIONAL ART COLLECTIONS FUND QUARTERLY
Saving Art for 100 Years
Pg. 33, Spring, 2003

 

2001

ELPAIS (Barcelona)
‘El CCCB Ofrece una Mirada a la Intensidad de la Cultura Urbana Africana a Trave’s del Arte’ by Catalina Serra
Pg. 31, May 30, 2001

LA VANGUARDIA (Barcelona)
‘Africa Desvela su Arte Actual’ by Olga Spiegel
Pg. 39, May 30, 2001

AVUI (Barcelona)
L’Àfrica Urbana Envaeix el CCCB by Montse Frisach
Pg. 41, May 30, 2001

EL-PUT-GIRONA (Barcelona)
‘La Vitalitat I la Riquesa de l’art Contemporani Africa Arriba al Centre de Cultura Contemporania de Barcelona’ by EFE
Pg. 44, May 30, 2001

EL MUNDO EL CULTURAL (Barcelona)
‘Africa Hoy’ by Vidal Jaume Oliveras
Pg. 34, May 30, 2001

ELPAIS (Barcelona)
‘La Intensidad de la Cultura Urbana Africana Centra una Exposición que Reúne la Obra de 24 Artistas’ by El Pafs
Pg. 41, May 30, 2001

BABELIA (Barcelona)
‘Desde el corazón Urbano de África’ by Ignacio Vidal-Fotch
Pg. 25, May 26, 2001

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Art is Food for all Senses, Says El Anatsui’ by Chinedu Ene-Orji
Pgs. 27-28, May 18, 2001

 

2000

LAPROVINCIA (Las Palmas)
‘La Creación Africana Acapara Nuestra Mirada’ by Clara Muñoz
Pgs. 44-45, December 16, 2000

INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ART COMPETITION: Osaka Triennale Document 1990-1998
Pg. 19, 2000

 

1999

SCULPTURE AND INSTALLATIONS (London) No. 4
Sculptural Attraction Park
Pg. 9, December, 1999

VANGUARD (Lagos)
‘Art is Open to so many Interpretations – El Anatsui’ by Mac Nwachukwu
Pg. 25, May 27, 1999

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Fresh Insight into Uli Art’ by Ozioma Onuzulike
Pg. 57, March 9, 1999

SUNDAY VANGUARD (Lagos)
African History is Sacred and Weighty – El Anatsui by Unoma N. Azuah and Ozioma Onuzulike (interview)
Pg. 22, March 7, 1999

THAMES AND HUDSON
Contemporary African Art, New York/London by S. L. Kasfir
Pgs. 17, 189,, 1999

READING THE CONTEMPORARY: AFRICAN ART FROM THEORY TO THE MARKET PLACE (London)
by O. Oguibe and O. Enwezor (eds.)
iniVA, 1999

ZEITGENOSSISCHE SKULPTUR: EUROPA AFRIKA
‘El Anatsui’ by Elizabeth Peri-Willis
Pgs. 76-77, Suttgart: Cantz, 1999

VIEWS OF DIFFERENCE: DIFFERENT VIEWS OF ART
‘Modern Art in Nigeria: Independence and Innovation’ by Catherine King (ed)
Pgs. 215-219, Yale University Press, 1999

SUNDAY VANGUARD (Lagos)
‘Conversation with El Anatsui’ by Krydz Ikwuemesi
Pgs. 21-22, January 10, 1999

 

1998

SUNDAY VANGUARD (Lagos)
El Anatsui Wins Sculpture Prize in Japan
Pg. 24, November, 15, 1998

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
Bronze for El Anatsui at Osaka Triennale Pg. 37, November 7, 1998

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Anatsui: Sculpting African History’ by Ozioma
Pg. 53, October 27, 1998

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Stirring Old Contradictions’ by Ozioma Onuzulike
Pg. 55, September 22, 1998

DAILY CHAMPION (Lagos)
‘Masters and their Students’ by Ozioma Onuzulike
Pg. 26, July 3, 1998

THE INDEPENDENT (London)
See African Sculpture
May 9-15, 1998

GALLERIES (London)
‘El Anatsui’ by Bisi Silva
Pg. 16, May, 1998

BLACK PERSPECTIVE (London) No. 12
El Anatsui: the sculpted History of Africa
Pg. 13, April/May 1998

WORLD SCULPTURE NEWS (Hong Kong) Asian Art News, Vol. 4, No. 2
‘Ancestral Voices: El Anatsui’ by Gerard Houghton (interview)
Pgs. 32-37, Spring, 1998

THE PULSE (London)
‘Shorts’ by Denrele Ogunwa
Pg. 25 April 27, 1998

THE JOURNAL (Montgomery County, MD)
‘African Art Takes Center Stage’ by Judy Pomeranz
Pgs. 4 and 27, April 24, 1998

REVUE NOIRE: AFRICAN CONTEMPORARY ART (Paris) No. 30 (Nigeria edition)
‘El Anatsui’ by Simon Njami
Pgs. 24-27, 1998

ARTIST MAGAZINE
Art News
1998

EMBASSY FLASH
‘The Poetics of Line Inaugurates New African Art Gallery’ by M.E. Ferguson
February, 1998

THE WASHINGTON POST
‘Art of Nsukka: Energy, Imagery’ by Hank Burchard
Pgs. 54-55, January 23, 1998

AFRICAN ARTS (Los Angeles)
‘Beyond Death and Nothingness’ by Olu Oguibe
Pgs. 48-55, 1998

 

1997

EVERY WEDNESDAY (Baltimore, MD)
‘Art of Nsukka Group Inaugurates New African Art Gallery’ by Avonie Brown
November 12, 1997

FROST ILLUSTRATED (Fort Wayne, IN)
‘Smithsonian’s Afrikan Art Museum Features Nsukka Group’ by J. Kaplan and K. Mayfield
November 11, 1997

THE WASHINGTON POST (Washington, DC)
‘Nsukka: Drawing Africa Out of the Past’ by Esther Iverem
November 9, 1997

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
Uli in the Centre of the West
Pg. 39, November 4, 1997

THE POST EXPRESS (Lagos)
‘Nigerian Artists Dominate Arts Exhibition in US’ by Robert Fullerton
Pgs. 1-2, November 3, 1997

THE AFRO-AMERICAN (Washington DC)
Arts Notes: Smithsonian Institution
November 1, 1997

THE WASHINGTON TIMES (Washington DC)
‘Show Draws a New Line About Artists From Africa’ by Joanna Shaw-Eagle
October 26, 1997

THE METRO HERALD (Alexandria)
“Nigerian Artists’ Works Featured at National Museum of African Art” by J.P. Robinson
Pgs. 1, 14-15, October 17, 1997

ARTnews (New York)
The New Season
September 1997

SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION PRESS (Washington DC):New Traditions from Nigeria: Seven Artists of the Nsukka Group
El Anatsui: Colorful Woods and Dark Lines by Simon Ottenberg
Ch. 9, Pgs. 154-179, 1997

SUNDAY VANGUARD (Lagos)
El Anatsui in Sculpture Session
Pg. 8, April 13, 1997

SUNDAY VANGUARD (Lagos)
‘El Anatsui and the Art of Experiment’ by J. O. Eke
Pg. 8, April 6, 1997

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘El Anatsui: Back in the Gallery with Hakpa’ by A. Ibrahim
Pg. 41, April 5, 1997

ART IN AMERICA (New York)
‘El Anatsui and Sol LeWitt at Skoto Gallery’ by Janet Koplos
Pgs. 98-99, January, 1997

1996

AFRICAN ARTS (Los Angeles)
‘Uli Arts: Master Works, Recent Works’ by David-West Haig
Pgs. 71-74, Winter, 1996

THIRD TEXT (London) No. 35
‘“El Anatsui” in the Public Space’ by Olu Oguibe
Pgs. 69-77, Summer, 1996

NKA: Journal of Contemporary African Art (New York), No. 4
El Anatsui by Liz Willis
Spring, 1996

NKA: Journal of Contemporary African Art (New York)
‘AKA’s Tenth Annual’ by Chika Okeke
Pg. 68, Spring, 1996

NEW YORK TIMES: Art in Review
‘American and Nigerian, Side by Side, El Anatsui and Sol LeWitt’ by Holland Cotter
Pg. 2, July 5, 1996

HELSINGOR DAGBLAD (Denmark)
Taet Pa Fortiden
Pg. 25, June 1, 1996

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
El Anatsui is Ace at Copenhagen ’96
Pg. 31, May 17, 1996

THIRD TEXT No. 23
‘Sankofa: Go Back an’ Pick: Three Studio Notes (and a Conversation)’ by El Anatsui, Kala Press, London
Pg. 39-52, February, 1996

 

1995

NEW AFRICAN LIFE (London) No. 25
‘At the October Gallery’ by Anver Versi
Pgs. 7-9, December, 1995

SPACE, ENVIRONMENT, ARCHITECTURE AND ART (Seoul)
‘On the North Sea Symposium’ by Eun Nim Ro
Pgs. 15-157, 1995

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Master of Wood’ by Harriet Lawrence
Pg. 7, December 2, 1995

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
Sculptor Wins Japanese Prize
Pg. 22, October 21, 1995

WEST AFRICA (London) No. 4069
‘A Man of the Earth: Interview with El Anatsui’ by Denrele Ogunwa
Pgs. 1575-1577, October 9-15, 1995

DE STANDARD (Belgium)
‘De Veelheid Van een Verhaal’ by Peter Vantyghem
Pgs. 10-12, October 13, 1995

CONFIGURA 2: A Conversation between Obiora Udechukwu and Ulli Beier
Iwalewa-Haus, University of Bayreuth, 1995

WEST AFRICA (London)
‘Seven Stories of African Art’ by Denrele Ogunwa
Pg. 1614|1615, October 16-20, 1995

 

1994

NKA: Journal of Contemporary African Art, No. 1 (New York)
‘Slashing Wood, Eroding Culture: Conversations with El Anatsui’ by Chika Okeke
Pgs. 34-40, Fall-Winter, 1994

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
Contractual Feud Strains Guinness, Artists Unity’ by Sola Balogun
Pg. 19, April 16, 1994

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
CORA Challenges Guinness Over El Anatsui
April 9, 1994

 

1993

SUNDAY CHAMPION (Lagos)
‘The New Currents of Nigerian Arts’ by Danjuma Bawa
Pg. 9, December 5, 1993

SUNDAY GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Joint Ventures’ by Taofik Akanni
December 5, 1993

DAILY TIMES (Lagos)
The Grand Assemblage by Ademola Babatunde
Pg. 15, October 23, 1993

SUNDAY TIMES (Lagos)
‘The Promise of ‘New Currents’’ by Hakeem Bello
October 10, 1993

THE INDEPENDENT (Lagos)
‘New Currents in Nigerian Art’ by G.G. Darah
October 3-9, 1993

SUNDAY CHAMPION (Lagos)
‘Avant-Garde Nigerian Art’ by G.G. Darah
October 3, 1993

POINT (Port Harcourt)
‘From Creators’’ Hands by Krydz Ikwuemesi
Pg. 36, July 12, 1993

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
AKA Comes to Didi
March 27, 1993

 

1992

THE AFRICAN GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Knock on Wood’ by Chidozie Ihedioha
Pgs. 34-35, November 30, 1992

KUNST UND KULTUR
‘El Anatsui – Ghana und Nigeria’ by Büro Medienverbund
Pgs. 351-368, 1992

SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION PRESS (Washington DC)
‘New Currents, Ancient Rivers: Contemporary African Artists in a Generation of Change’ by Jean Kennedy
Pg. 92, 1992

DAILY TIMES (Lagos)
‘A Season of Commentaries’ by Chika Okeke
Pgs. 12-13, August 8, 1992

GUARDIAN EXPRESS (Lagos)
Arte Amazonas Move Home
August 8, 1992

QUALITY (Lagos)
‘El Anatsui at Work’ by Martha Okwara
Pg. 26, July 30, 1992

LAGOS LIFE
‘At the Rio Earth Summit, Artists Made the Difference’ by Gbile Oshadipe
Pg. 15, July 9-15, 1992

THE VANGUARD (Lagos)
‘Better Environment Through Art’ by Toby Madubuko
Pg. 9, July 4, 1992

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Earth Summit ’92: Artists at the Centre Stage’ by Jahman Anikulapo
Pg. 20, June 27, 1992

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Encountering Other Arts from a Fresher Perspective’ by Jahman Anikulapo
Pg. 20, June 27, 1992

THE GUARDIAN ON SUNDAY (Lagos)
‘For a Virile Art Culture’ by Amanze Obi
Pg. B12, June 21, 1992

LAGOS LIFE
‘AKA ’92: A Pot-pourri of the Good and the Melancholic’ by Gbile Oshadipe
Pg. 8, June 18-24, 1992

WEEKEND CONCORD (Lagos)
‘AKA ’92: Nigerian Artists Bring a Refreshing New Dimension to Their Works’ by Basil Okafor
June 13, 1992, page 21

CRIACÁO (Brazil)
‘Duas Visoes Sobre a Amazônia’ by Leyla Leong
Pg. 1, February 14, 1992

ILUSTRADA (Brazil)
‘Artistas do Mundo Inteiro se Encontram na Amazônia’ by Antonio G. Filho
Pg. 1, January 31, 1992

AFRICAN ARTS (Los Angeles) UCLA, Vol. XXV, No. 1
‘Contemporary African Artists: Changing Tradition’ by Salah Hassan
Pgs. 36-37, 95-97, January, 1992

 

1991

THE GUARDIAN ON SUNDAY (Lagos)
1991 in Portrait by Amanze Obi
Pg. B7, December 29, 1991

DAILY TIMES (Lagos)
‘Sculptors Guild Exhibits’ by Ezernwa Ohaeto
Pg. 17, December 28, 1991

THE EYE: JOURNAL OF CONTEMPORARY ART (Zaria) Vol. 1
‘SGN Inaugural Exhibition’ by Chika Okeke
Pgs. 21-22, December, 1991

WASHINGTON POST
‘Out of Africa: at WPA, Tradition and an Individual Twist’ by Ann Jo Lewis
Pg. B2, September 12, 1991

THE OUTLOOK ON SUNDAY (Enugu)
‘AKA: Six Years of Artistic Conquest’ by Krydz Ikwuemesi
Pg. 13, August 4, 1991

LAGOS LIFE
‘AKA pays Tribute to Nature, Religion’ by Gbile Oshadipe
July 10, 1991

CITIZEN (Lagos)
‘Burnt Wood as Metaphor’ by Ike Okonta
Pg. 36, April 29, 1991

THE FINANCIAL POST (Lagos)
‘The Gift of Wood’ by H.B. Chukwuedo
Pg. 20, April 14-27, 1991

QUALITY (Lagos)
‘El Anatsui: The Gift of Wood’ by Nduka I. Otiono
Pg. 26, April 18, 1991

THE AFRICAN GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘A Dance of the Spirit’ by Bruce Malogo
Pg. 32, April 8, 1991

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘El Anatsui: From the Gallery to Artscape Nordland’ by Anikulapo, Jahman
Pg. 13, April 6, 1991

TIMES WEEK (Lagos)
‘Spirit of the Woods: A Celebration of El Anatsui’s Sculptures’ by Kodilinye Obiagwu
Pgs. 48-49, April 5, 1991

NEWSWATCH (Lagos)
‘Wood in Living Colours: Ghanaian Sculptor in One-man Show’ by Adebisi Aderounmu
Pg. 37, April 8, 1991

VANGUARD (Lagos)
‘Knock on Wood’ by Toby Madubuko
Pg. 9, April 4, 1991

QUALITY (Lagos)
‘Old and New’ by Dili Ezughah
Pg. 27, April 4, 1991

GUARDIAN EXPRESS (Lagos)
‘Gift of Passion for the Wood-Chopper’ by Jahman Anikulapo
Pg. 5, March 27, 1991

PRIME PEOPLE (Lagos) Vol. 5, No. 43
‘El Anatsui: Talking Through the Woods’ by Jide Kolade
Pg. 15, March 22-28, 1991

LAGOS LIFE
‘The Old and the New El Anatsui’ by Gbile Oshadipe
Pg. 7, March 21-27, 1991

SUNDAY CHAMPION (Lagos)
‘Extending Local Sculpture’s Frontiers’ by Andy I. Ezeani
Pg. 18, March 17, 1991

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Anatsui: A Date at the National Museum’ by Ben Tomoloju
Pg. 5, March 16, 1991

EVENING TIMES (Lagos)
‘Anatsui Exhibits in Lagos’ by T. Olanipekun and F. Akanni
(Artitudes) Pg. 2, March 7, 1991

DAILY TIMES (Lagos)
‘Art Personality: El Anatsui’ by Afam Akeh
Pg. 12, March 2, 1991

 

1990

AFRICAN ARTS (Los Angeles)
‘Contemporary African Artists: Changing Tradition’ by Kate Ezra
October, 1990

ART IN AMERICA (New York)
‘Africa Rising’ by David Joselit
October, 1990

ARTNEWS (New York)
‘Contemporary African Artists’ by F.D.V. Summer, 1990

BLACK IVORY (New York)
The Studio Museum in Harlem, Exhibition Review Contemporary African Artists, Changing Tradition by Francis A. Asaf Summer, 1990

THE OBSERVER (Benin City)
‘AKA: The Yam Master as Metaphor’ by Ike Okonta
Pgs. 12-13, August 4, 1990

FINANCIAL POST (Lagos)
‘AKA ’90: Uli Masters Exhibit Individuality… Collectively’ by Augustine Njoagwuani
Pg. 21, August 4, 1990

ART MONTHLY
‘Brown Bagging in Venice’ by Margaret Garlake
July-August, 1990

NATIONAL CONCORD (Lagos)
‘Celebrants from the East’ by Gbile Oshadipe
July 19, 1990

LAGOS LIFE
‘AKA ‘90’s Parade of Talents’ by Gbile Oshadipe
Pg. 7, July, 1990

SUNDAY TIMES (Lagos)
‘Celebrants from the East’ by Toyin Akinosho
Pg. 11, July 15, 1990

DAILY CHAMPION (Lagos)
‘Views of Tradition and Myths’ by Renate Albertsen-Marton
July 13, 1990

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Kindred Spirits, Kindred Pull’ by Muyiwa Kayode
Pg. B5, July 8, 1990

DAILY CHAMPION (Lagos)
‘Celebrating figurative Expressionism’ by Andy Ike Ezeani
July 6, 1990

LAGOS LIFE
‘AKA ‘90’s Universal Language’ by Gbile Oshadipe
Pgs. 7|13, June-July, 1990

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘AKA Celebrates With Flourish of Rhythms’ by Jahman Anikulapo
Pg. 9, June 30, 1990

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Africa Storms the Venice Biennale’ by Olu Oguibe
Pg. 17, June 16, 1990

TIMES INTERNATIONAL (Lagos)
‘Nigerian Takes Arts to Italy’ by Kate Southey
Pg. 35 May 28, 1990

THE NEW YORK TIMES
‘Venice Biennale Opens with Surprises’ by Michael Kimmelman
May 28, 1990

BLACK ELEGANCE (New York)
‘African Artists’ by Charmaine Harris-Stewart
May, 1990

THE CITY SUN (New York)
‘The Studio Museum Exhibits Changes in African Art’ by Karen Carrillo
April, 1990

THE VILLAGE VOICE (New York)
‘Art of Africa’ by Mark Gevisser
April 30, 1990

TOPIC (Washington, DC) No. 188
‘Contemporary African Art: Changing Tradition’ by May O’Boyle Franco
Pgs. 16-23, 1990

AFRICAN COMMENTARY (Amherst)
‘African Art in Transition’ by Emma Ejiogu
Pgs. 67-68, April, 1990

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Contemporary African Art… From Home to Harlem’ by Ben Tomoloju
Pg. 13, March 17, 1990

LAGOS LIFE
‘African Contemporary Artists Change Tradition’ by Gbile Oshadipe
Pgs. 7|13, March, 1990

NEW JERSEY GREATER NEWS
At the Newark Museum and the Studio Museum in Harlem
February 10, 1990

COLUMBIA DAILY SPECTATOR (New York)
‘Nine African Artists in Harlem’ by Rebecca Schulman, February 8, 1990

METRO EXCHANGE (New York)
Contemporary African Artists: Changing Tradition
February, 1990

BLACK IVORY (New York)
‘Contemporary African Artists: Changing Tradition
January-May, 1990

NEWSDAY (New York)
‘The New African Tradition’ by Amei Wallach
Pgs. 16-17 January 28, 1990

CARIB NEWS (New York) Arts & Entertainment Section
Exhibition of African Art
January 23, 1990

THE NEW YORK TIMES
‘Contemporary Works from Africa’ by Michael Brenson
Pg. C32 January 19, 1990

NEWSWEEK (New York)
‘Africa Meets the West: Three New Exhibitions Capture the Spirit and Struggle of Black Artists on Two Continents’ by Peter Plagens
January 19, 1990

THE INTERNATIONAL REVIEW OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN ART (Los Angeles) Vol. 9, No. 3
‘El Anatsui: Visual Incantations in Wood’ by Chike Aniakor

Art Papers (Atlanta)
‘El Anatsui: Visual Incantations’ by Chike Aniakor, 1990

NOVY ORIENT (Prague)
‘Hradby a Brany Sochare Anatsuiho’ by Alois Wokoun

 

1989

THE WOOD PANELS OF EL ANATSUI
by Udenta, Edmund O.
BA thesis, University of Benin, 1989

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘A Glimpse of AKA ’89’ by Basil Chukwuezi
Pg. 11, July 22, 1989

AFRICAN GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘The Hand that Holds the Card’ by Dili Ojukwu
July 17, 1989

LAGOS LIFE
‘AKA ’89 Gives Thoughts to Our Emotions’ by Gbile Oshadipe
July, 1989

THIS WEEK (Lagos)
‘Fingers of Artistic Excellence’ by Emma Ejiogu
July 10, 1989

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos) Sunday Supplement
‘The Hand that Rules Vision’ by Chinwe Uwatse
July 2, 1989

SUNDAY TIMES (Lagos)
‘AKA ’89… Old Wine in New Bottle’ by Basil Okafor
Pg. 20, July 2, 1989

WEST AFRICA (London)
‘A Feast of Images’ by Olu Oguibe
June, 1989

NATIONAL CONCORD (Lagos)
‘AKA ’89: Bold, Intense, Witty and Jubilant’ by Richard Mofe-Damijo
June 29, 1989

NEW OUTLOOK (Enugu)
‘AKA ’89: Will the Harvest Be Plenty?’ by Victor Anazonwu
Pg. 4, April 6, 1989

NEW OUTLOOK (Enugu)
‘A Jerky Start for AKA ’89’ by Victor Anazonwu
April, 1989

 

1988

ABUJA NEWSDAY
‘Anatsui’s Bits of Wood’ by Ike Okonta
Pg. 21, December, 1988

MONTHLY LIFE (Lagos)
Anatsui Breathes Life into Wood
December, 1988

WEST AFRICA (London)
‘A Migrant Sculptor’ by Emma Ejiogu
Pg. 2383, December, 1988

DAILY TIMES (Lagos)
‘Celebration of Durable Aesthetics’ by Olaniyi Ogundare
Pg. 4, November 28, 1988

THE PUNCH (Lagos)
‘Africa’s Past in Wood’ by Koyejo Omidiora
Pg. 9, November 26, 1988

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Anatsui and Onah: Tribute to Tutelage at Italian Institute’ by Jahman Anikulapo
Pg. 14, November 24, 1988

LAGOS LIFE (Lagos)
El Anatsui’s World of Migration by Emma Ejiogu
Pg. 7, November, 1988

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Artists’ Forum’ by Emma Ejiogu
September 18, 1988

AFRICAN GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘A Remarkable Collection’ by Humphrey Bekaren
July 4, 1988

SUNDAY TIMES (Lagos)
‘AKA ’88 Reaps Bounteous Harvest’ by Basil Okafor
Pg. 21, June 26, 1988

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Winding Up on AKA ’88…’ by Ben Tomoloju
Pg. 14, June 25, 1988

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
AKA ’88: A Celebration of Talent
Pg. 13, June 18, 1988

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘AKA ’88 Arrives Lagos With Rhythms of Creativity’ by Ben Tomoloju
June 6, 1988

DAILY STAR (Enugu)
‘The Meeting of Great Minds’ by Oni Okeke
May 14, 1988

 

1987

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Bumper Expo: Thirteen Artists Exhibit
Review’ by Ike Andy Ezeani
Pg. 11, July 4, 1987

Guardian Express (Lagos)
‘AKA Artists Set Pace in Form, Content’ by Jackson Ekwugum
July 9, 1987

LAGOS LIFE
‘AKA Exhibition: Essien is Tops’ by Chinye Nwosu
Pg. 28, July 1987

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘AKA ’87, a Sparkling Display of Talent’ by Yinka Odunpami
Pg. 11, July 25, 1987

DAILY TIMES (Lagos)
‘Dike and AKA: A Season of Festivals’ by Dele Jegede
Pg. 12, August 1, 1987

WEST AFRICA (London) No. 3653
‘AKA’s Second Harvest’ by Ifeanyi Afuba Pg. 1585, August 17, 1987

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘AKA: A Time to Say ‘Amen’’ by Ben Tomoloju
Pg. 11, July 4, 1987

THE MAIL ON SUNDAY (Lagos)
AKA Tells a Story of Varying Art Forms
July 5, 1987

WEST AFRICA (London)
‘Anatsui’s Pieces of Wood’ by Olu Oguibe
April 6, 1987

LAGOS LIFE
‘Anatsui Talks Through Pieces of Wood’ by Chinye Nwosu
Pg. 11, March 4, 1987

THE PUNCH (Lagos)
‘Pieces of Wood’ by Ayo Ogunsola
Pg. 11, February 23, 1987

DAILY TIMES (Lagos)
‘Sculptor Turns Down N20,000’ by Biyi Osijo
Pg. 12, February 14, 1987

THE GUARDIAN SUPPLEMENT (Lagos)
‘Exploring the Patterns and Forms of Nature’ by Kaful Gale-Zoyiku
Pg. 84, February 8, 1987

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Exploring the Patterns and Forms of Nature’ by Dele Jegede
Pg. 84, February 8, 1987

 

1986

DAILY TIMES (Lagos)
‘AKA Unpacks Its Cart’ by Dele Jegede
Pg. 18, July 29, 1986

NEWSWATCH (Lagos)
‘Igbo Arts on Show’ by George Otiono
Pg. 36, June 30, 1986

TIMES INTERNATIONAL (Lagos)
‘AKA: A Circle of Exhibiting Artists’ by Segun Bucknor
Pg. 29, June 16, 1986

TIMES INTERNATIONAL (Lagos)
‘The AKA Debut’ by Dele Jegede
Pgs. 31|32, June 9, 1986

THE GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘AKA ’86: Many Hands on Deck’ by Dili Ezughah
Pg. 11, May 17, 1986

GUARDIAN EXPRESS (Lagos)
One-Eyed King
Pg. 5, May 15, 1986

LAGOS LIFE
‘AKA Artists Display Visual Harvest’ by Tony Onyima
Pgs. 7|10, May 8-14, 1986

AFRICAN GUARDIAN (Lagos)
‘Unity in Diversity’ by Uche Ezechukwu
Pgs. 42-43, May 8, 1986

GUARDIAN EXPRESS (Lagos)
‘Okafor’s ‘Happy New Cycle
Review’ by Dili Ezughah
Pg. 5, May 8, 1986

 

1985

ZWEITES SYMPOSIUM NORDSEEKÜSTE, KUNSTLER VOR DEM DEICH (Cuxhaven, Germany)
‘El Anatsui: Wetteropfer’ by Uwe Ruth,
1985

SPACE: ENVIRONMENT ARCHITECTURE AND ART (Seoul)
‘On the North Sea Symposium’ by Eun Nim Ro
Pgs. 156-157, 1985

INTERNATIONAL SCULPTURE (Washington, DC)
A Burly North Sea Symposium: Ten Sculptors Create Works on Germany’s Wet Desert by G. Dwyer,
1985

DAILY STAR (Enugu)
“Three Giants ‘Invade’ Art Show”
By Tonie Obiogbo
Pg. 9, July 13, 1985

 

1982

TIMES INTERNATIONAL (Lagos)
‘El Anatsui Exhibits His Skill
Review’ by Ambrose Bob-Manuel
Pg. 32, April 12, 1982

 

1980
DAILY HAMPSHIRE GAZETTE
‘Cummington Community Offers Artists a Chance to Get Away From it All’ by Camilla Humphreys
Northampton, Massachusetts
Pg. 5, August 20, 1980

WEEKLY STAR (Enugu)
‘The Broken Pots
Review’ by Isaac Eriwona
Pg. 12, February 17, 1980