Art from rubbish: Noted artist Anatsui holds exhibition in Doha

The Ghanaian artist has won many awards for his works that are made predominately from rubbish.

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    One of Africa's most acclaimed artists, El Anatsui, has held his first exhibition in the Middle East.

    The Ghanaian artist has won many awards for his works that are made predominately from rubbish.

    It has been featured in galleries worldwide, from the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain to the Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York City.

    Al Jazeera's Laura Burdon-Manley met him at Doha's Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art.


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