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Eric Adjetey Anang

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Nationality  Ghana
Known for  Sculpture, design
Name  Eric Anang

Eric Adjetey Anang
Born  September 24, 1985 (age 30) (1985-09-24) Teshie, Accra

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Eric Adjetey Anang (; born 1985) is a Ghanaian sculptor and fantasy coffin carpenter. He was born in Teshie, Ghana, where he lives and runs the Kane Kwei Carpentry Workshop.

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Eric Adjetey Anang African Success Biography of Eric Adjetey ANANG

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Biography

In 2001, he introduced Ghana design coffins at Gidan Makama Museum Kano, Nigeria, under the auspices of Alliance fran├žaise in Kano.

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After completing his secondary school at Accra Academy, he took over in 2005 the management of the studio that was established by Seth Kane Kwei, motivated by the ambition to "rise the name of his grand-father and see the world".

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In 2009 Adjetey Anang featured in a television commercial for Aquarius (sports drink). and collaborated with the Oregon College of Art & Craft, by organizing a two-month residence in Ghana for artist and Senior Lecturer Michael de Forest.

In January 2010, Anang took part in the photographic project Please, do not move ! with the French photographer Guy Hersant. At the end of the same year, he was invited to the Black World Festival in Dakar as representative of designers from Ghana.

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Eric Adjetey Anang is also involved in anthropological research related to Ga people with Roberta Bonetti, an affiliate professor in History of Anthropology at University of Bologna and Fellow at Italian Academy for Advanced Studies, Columbia University.

At the age of 24, Eric Adjetey Anang was acknowledged as "a model for African urban youths" by the French newspaper Le Monde diplomatique.

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Pechakucha night aalborg 13 eric adjetey anang kane kwei carpentry workshop


References

Eric Adjetey Anang Wikipedia


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