Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

2010-2014: BFA Painting, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi. (KNUST)

2003-2006- Education – 3-Year Post Sec Cert. “A”, Amedzofe E.P. Training College

1999-2001: Visual Art, Mawuli Senior High.

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

2013-Date: Multidisciplinary Artist (performance/installations, photography, video/film)

2014-2015: KNUST -Department of Painting, Teaching Assistance

2006-2010: Ghana Education Service, Professional Teacher

2001-2003: Self Employed Commercial Photographer and Painter

 

 SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2016

Cornfields in Accra, Science and Technology Museum, Accra, Ghana by blaxTARLINES
'if you love', MFA curatorial Show, (Co-Curators: Robin Riskin, Selom Kudjie, Patrick Nii Okanta Ankrah) blaxTARLINES, Kumasi, GH.

 

2015

·         Chalewote Art Festival, African Electronics, Jamestown, Accra, Ghana

·         TERRITOIRE DE CRÉATION 5ieme édition, Residency in Lome, Togo

·         Protest, Hazard Gallery, Johannesburg,South Africa

·         The Gown must go to Town, Science and Technology Museum, Accra, Ghana by blaxTARLINES

·         Silence between the Lines, PML, Kumasi Ghana by blaxTARLINES and EYE Contemporary

 

2014

·         Chalewote Art Festival, voluntary participant in Street Performance with Kwame Write, James Town, Accra, Ghana

·         KNUST End of Year Show, Nubuke Foundation, Accra, Ghana

·         KNUST Final Year Exhibition, Dept. of Painting and Sculpture Kumasi, Ghana

 

 

PERFOMANCES

2016

X in REd, if you me show, MFA curatorial Show, (Co-Curators: Robin Riskin, Selom Kudjie, Patrick Nii Okanta Ankrah) blaxTARLINES, Kumasi, GH.

eAt me, KNUST, GH

reThinking-naZa 01, KNUST, GH

 

2015

·         Triptych, collaborative performance with Natascia Siverio and Dean Hutton, Chale Wote Art festival, Jamestown, Ghana

·         pieta- afriCan resurrect, Chale Wote Art festival, Jamestown, Ghana

·         Broken Exile, Lome, Togo

·         In the Absence of our Gods- BookofLive, (on-going project) Lome, Togo

·         The Return of the Slaves, Elmina Castle, Cape Coast, Ghana

·         Voyage (the Gown must go to Town Exhibition, blaxTARLINES)

·         Stench of Silence (Silence between the Lines exhibition, Kumasi, Ghana, Eye Contemporary and blaxTARLINES)

 

2014

·         The Borders (collaboration performance with Natascia Silverio), Saint Joseph College, Lomé, Togo

·         Gbugbordzi, Gbossimé (Goat market), Lomé, Togo

·         ReThinking-naZa, Ho, Volta Region, Ghana

·         Life Sex-series, KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

·         The Crucifix Crises, Lake Bosomtwe, Ghana

·         The First Last Supper, KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

·         That’s Why You are Mad, KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

·         The Crucifix-series, KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

·         Still Birth African Gender, KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

·         The Long Walk, KNUST, Kumasi, Ghana

 

2013

·         CCC, Kumasi

·         Kplamase series - Secrete Videos

·         The Mask, Adum-Kejetia, Kumasi, Ghana

·         Self-Portrait- Series

 

 

 

Residencies and workshops

·         TERRITOIRE DE CRÉATION 5ieme édition,201,5 Residency in Lome, Togo

·         Inkfluent’s Chalewote (Because the Ancestors Live) 2014, Poetry Workshop, Accra, Ghana