Anish Kapoor Espresso Cups
Set of two
“What do I see when I look into a hole?” Anish Kapoor has played around with the illy cup and subverted its use: by placing the platinum saucer with the hole in the centre on the top, the flickering reflections become form and touch on themes such as doubt, ambivalence, error, mystery, surprise and the desire to understand. This collection is available as a set of two espresso cups for $90.
But the same effects can make his work appear tricky, decorative and shallow. Over the past twenty years he has exhibited extensively all over the world with solo shows and in many group shows.