"Arcade," detail (2005)

"Arcade," detail, 2005
Ink and acrylic on canvas, 84 x 120 inches
Collection of Jaime Frankfurt
Photo by Erma Estwick
© Julie Mehretu
Courtesy Marian Goodman Gallery

"Almost anything in the environment tends to inform the work for me in one way or another. Different studios have done that for my work as well, and living in different places—whether it’s a place that has a view or no view."

-Julie Mehretu