This series of 16 lino prints was created after Atta Kwami spent three days sketching African objects in the World Museum Liverpools World Cultures Gallery.
Prints in Counterpoint by Atta Kwami, 2014
© Atta Kwami / Photos © National Museums Liverpool
- ink on paper
- 33 × 50cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £4,500 ( Total: £4,500)
- Acquired in:
- Atta Kwami
Each block is individually cut and inked, combining solid slices of colour with visualisations of objects from the collection. The overlapping layers present a range of simultaneous narratives designed to present museum artefacts in a new and intriguing way.
Atta Kwami, 2014