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International Artist Day

Artwatch Ghana congratulates all Ghanaian Visual and Performing Artists dead and alive who
through their ingenious works have contributed to edutaining, inspiring, empowering and adding
aesthetical value to the socio-cultural and economic lives of the people.

‘Transparencies’ Art Exhibition: A Review

Organized at the forecourt of the administrative block of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) on April 21 2015, the “Transparencies” art exhibition will be remembered for its unique nocturnal outdoor exhibition space, digital orientation and ability to provoke debate among the viewers.

Smock from Ghana

Smock Fashion Culture in Ghana’s Dress Identity-Making

Smock fashion culture in pre-colonial, colonial, postcolonial and modern day Ghana will forever remain indelible for its outstanding historical sweep and aesthetical clout in Ghanaian new identity-making. For nothing at all, the word ‘smock’ throws up lasting memories of the eve of Ghana’s independence at the Old Polo Grounds in Accra where Nkrumah, the hero, shed tears of joy in proclaiming the country’s independence.