The Spoken Rhymes of Kwaku Sonny

Creating imagery and capturing audiences with words, the hard task of every poet. Bedwei Kwaku Sonny known popularly as Rhyme Sonny however makes it easy. Celebrated by both poet and non-poets as a contemporary artists for his wordplay, he continuously steps-up with each performance. Through major and minor projects, he champions the cause of contemporary poetry…

Moh Awudu – Street artist extraordinaire

On walls, on the streets and on canvas, Mohammed Awudu, popularly known as Moh Awudu is one of Ghana’s most prolific artists. Born and raised in Nima, he sees himself as an ambassador for the community and street art is his means of shining a bright light, or quite literally , ‘a colorful splash of paint’ in his community. Prior…

The multi-dimensional art of Quaphryma

Quaphryma coined from his name KWADWO FRIMPONG-AMANING is a product of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology and University of Education, Winneba. His passion for art stems from his love for comics and animated movies. He’s worked for Portrait & Illusions and is currently the Lead artist at Leti Arts. He creates cover art…

Hyper realistic drawings and caricatures of Ray Styles hand

Emmanuel Apraku, known more popularly in art circles as Ray Styles, a nick-name he acquired in secondary school is a Ghanaian born artist who’s talents span a wide spectrum. From hyper-realistic pencil portraiture, digital realistic and caricature art, he certainly is a jack of many trades and indeed a master of all. Being the son…

Ami Yomekpe’s Afro.Mod.Trends; Afrocentric style and elegance

Ami Yomekpe is a is a multi-faceted Ghanaian designer who’s training in Architecture design combined with her personal sense of style and fashion have given birth to one of the most recognised fashion labels in Ghana.  Established in August 2011, AfroModTrends is an affordable luxury clothing and accessories brand which caters to every woman of every…

Nando Nkrumah’s hybrid Afro-European art and design

Nando Nkrumah is a Ghanaian born artist and Designer living in Cologne, Germany who’s work  explores contemporary tools of visual arts and design. Born in Kumasi, Ghana, he moved to Germany in the 1980’s where he studied Industrial Design in Essen (Germany) and Singapore and Media Design in Cologne (Germany) where he now resides. He combines…

Akosua Afriyie-Kumi; Impacting lives through fashion

  From a small town in the Upper Eastern corner of Ghana using local age old weaving techniques, to selling her bags in 33 stores in 8 countries worldwide in her first year of business, Akosua Afriyie-Kumi does not only make beautiful luxury bags, she makes them sustainably whilst providing employment for the community and…

Through the lens of Apagnawen Annankra

Self-taught photographer Apagnawen Annankra, loves nothing more than living life through his camera lens, capturing every essence of beauty from his subjects and being able to tell their unique story. He is the proud founder and creative director of Apag Studios. They offer a full premium photography service, most commonly in commercial, documentaries and weddings…

The fantasy and comical world of Setor Fiadzigbey

Setor Fiadzigbey, an illustrator and content creator whose love for art led him to abandon a career in engineering to set up BZL Illustration studio. He has worked with some of the biggest brands in Ghana producing storyboards for commercial advertisement campaigns and developing characters for 2d animated films. He has also produced a number…

Bertil Toby Svanekiaer’s 2d/3d illustrations and animations

“Bertil Toby Svanekiaer is the name and I am not German, I’m very much a Ghanaian. My parents must have had a swell time at my naming ceremony.” Bertil is a versatile 3d artist, Animator and an Illustrator who’s love for art has always been there since childhood where he always seemed to have a…

Jeremiah Quarshie’s hyper-realistic paintings

High level of detail and unbelievable realism are what makes Jeremiah Quarshie’s portraits some of the best we have come accross. They are created from studio photographs manually ‘edited’ as he translates onto canvas (in his own words). He chooses characters from the “foundations of society into pools of utter elegance”— 21st century workers and…

[Weekly inspiration] Godfre k. Grant’s photorealistic ‘Virtual landscapes’

At first glance one would think these were photographs. Well, these are actually the works of Godfre K. Grant, a traditionally trained ‘2D artist’ but self taught 3D artist whose love of nature translates into very photo realistic pieces using 3d software tools inspired by real places he visits or imagines. Looking at his works, it makes you…