[Photo Gallery] MESH Creative Confab May 2016

The May 2016 edition of MESH Creative Confab took place at the British Council on Saturday, 28th May 2016. The biannual event which was attended by over 500 persons is the largest gathering of creative individuals, entrepreneurs and enthusiasts in Ghana for the purposes of inspiration, networking, market expansion and collaboration. The event is designed to…

MESH Creative Confab [May, 2016]

Register for free ticket to MESH Creative Confab [28th May 2016] here What is MESH Creative Confab? MESH Creative Confab is a biannual event that brings together the very best of Ghanaian creativity under one roof for the purposes of meeting, exploring and sharing creative ideas, projects, products and services. The primary target group for MESH…

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…

“Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t–you’re right.”

Henry Ford was an American industrialist, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and the sponsor of the development of the assembly line technique of mass production. Although Ford did not invent the automobile or the assembly line, he developed and manufactured the first automobile that many middle class Americans could afford. In doing so,…

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 best way to predict your future is to create it”Peter F. Drucker

Peter Ferdinand Drucker was an Austrian-born American management consultant, educator, and author, whose writings contributed to the philosophical and practical foundations of the modern business corporation. He was also a leader in the development of management education, he invented the concept known as management by objectives and self-control, and he has been described as “the…

Looking back to 2015; A creative review

2015 was a very interesting and overall great year for Ghana’s emerging creative scene. Certainly one of the most amazing years for Ghanaian creatives especially with regards to international achievements. In fact, so many awesome things happened this year, I will not be able to mention everything in his article. Feel free though to share…