Amusement of Thursday, 4 February 2021
Kuenyehia Have faith in for Present-day Art has partnered with the European Union (EU) Delegation to Ghana on an art exhibition.
Dubbed ‘In Diulogue,’ it will be held at Alliance Francaise in Accra from Thursday, February 4, 2021 to Wednesday, February 17, 2021.
The exhibition is curated by Esse Dabla-Attikpo, and will display operates by 12 younger up to date artists from Ghana and Europe.
The exhibition is absolutely free and open to all but on appointment basis only.
Six (6) Ghanaian artists – Andrews Torsu, Ian Kwakye, Lesley Semackor, Negyem Adonoo, Simon Bowman and Theresah Ankomah, have been picked to develop and showcase performs for the exhibition.
These talents have just about every gained an artist’s grant that will permit them to build just one-of-a-variety parts that will be unveiled to the public through the exhibition. The paintings, installations, photographs and digital paintings developed will not only drop light on one or a number of factors of the do the job of the European Union in Ghana, but also goal at generating conversations all-around new and progressive ways to collaborate.
The actual physical exhibition will be accompanied by a collection of digital content material shared across the Kuenyehia Trust’s social media platforms. These consist of interviews of the participating artists, walkthrough video clip and curator’s video clip assertion.
The subject of COVID-19 and how it has impacted the artwork sector will be talked over on Thursday 18th February 2021 at 6.00 pm prompt in an on the net panel discussion moderated by Media and Communications Specialist, Marian Touré. titled ‘African Artists and Spaces in the midst of a global pandemic.’
The dialogue will draw on sector stakeholders such as Joseph Awuah-Darko, Founder, Noldor Artwork Residency, William Senyo, Director, Influence Hub Accra and Tjasa Rener, Artist and Founder of the Open up Property Studio. They will exchange on the emergence of spaces—physical or virtual—that enable artists to stay energetic specifically in the tough context of the COVID-19 pandemic.