The idea is that the object has a language unto itself.   ~  Anish Kapoor

Kapoor artwork

Images courtesy Illy caffe'

Anish Kapoor starts everyday with a cup of coffee.  Now he can drink it in a cup infused with his own artistic sensibility.  The newest addition to the Illy artists series debuts just as Kapoor reveals his installation, Ascension, for the 2011 Venice Biennale.

Kapoor cups portrait

Kapoor cups

Kapoor artwork at Venice Biennale

Ascension by Anish Kapoor - image courtesy Galleria Continua