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Visual Arts (photography)
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House of World Cultures

The photographer Daniel Attoumo Amichia was born in Ghana around 1908 and died in1994 in Côte d’Ivoire. After an apprenticeship with his brother, in 1948 he moved to Grand-Bassam, where he worked as a society photographer. After his death his family destroyed his equipment and nearly his...

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Bildende Kunst (Fotografie)

Der Fotgraf Daniel Attoumo Amichia wurde ca. 1908 in Ghana geboren und starb 1994 in Côte d’Ivoire. Nach einer Lehre bei seinem Bruder zog er 1948 nach Grand-Bassam, wo er als Fotograf die Mitglieder der dortigen Gesellschaft porträtierte. Nach seinem Tod vernichtete seine Familie seine...

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The photographer Philip Kwame Apagya was born in Ghana in 1958. After an apprenticeship in his father’s photo studio in Sekondi, in 1982 Apagya opened “P.K.’s Normal Photo Studio” in Shama. In Accra he graduated from the Institute for Journalism. His lifestyle scenes against painted backdrops were...

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Bildende Kunst (Fotografie)

Der Fotograf Philip Kwame Apagya wurde 1958 in Ghana geboren. Nach einer Lehre im Fotoatelier seines Vaters in Sekondi eröffnete Apagya 1982 das „P.K.’s Normal Photo Studio“ in Shama. In Accra absolvierte er eine Ausbildung am Institut für Journalismus. Seine Lifestyle-Inszenierungen vor...

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conflict, Cosmopolitanism, human rights, humanity, multi-culturalism
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Written and spoken word (debate)
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Haus der Kulturen der Welt

Kwame Anthony Appiah is himself the best embodiment of the cosmopolitanism he champions. The moral philosopher of Ghanaian-British background is at home on three continents: He was born and educated in Europe, grew up in Africa, and lives in the United States. Cultural difference and the...

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Konflikt, Kosmopolitanismus, Menschenrechte, Menschlichkeit, Multikulturalität
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Debatte)

Kwame Anthony Appiah verkörpert den Kosmopolitismus, den er vertritt, selbst am besten. Der Moralphilosoph ghanaisch-britischer Herkunft ist auf drei Kontinenten zuhause: Er ist in Europa geboren und ausgebildet, in Afrika aufgewachsen und lebt in den USA. Kulturelle Differenz und das...

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Music (highlife)
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Ghanaian highlife record producer and sound engineer Appietus is also an entrepreneur with his own TV reality show. He works with the majority of Ghanaian music stars, and also runs his own record label Creative Records.

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Der ghanaische Highlife-Plattenproduzent und Tontechniker Appietus ist auch ein Unternehmer mit eigener Reality Show. Er arbeitet mit der Mehrzahl ghanaischer Musikstars und betreibt das Label Creative Records.

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beauty, everyday life, metropolises, nature, subculture
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Visual Arts (curating art, drawing, etching, installation art, mural painting, painting, printmaking, sculpture, water-colour, woodcut)
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Leading Ghanaian artist and academic Atta Kwami was born in Accra in 1956 and lives in the country’s second city, Kumasi. He is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Painting & Sculpture at KNUST College of Art. His vibrant abstract paintings and installations draw on the visual culture of...

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death, status
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Visual Arts (sculpture)
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There is always room for the human in a sculpture from the Ghanaian Kane Kwei. Carved from wood and then painted, each of his works embodies things important in the life and longings of the deceased and serves him as a coffin. Kane Kwei began as a carpenter with a taste for the sculptural, then...

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Status, Tod
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Bildende Kunst (Bildhauerei)

Ein Mensch hat immer Platz in den Skulpturen von Kane Kwei. Aus Holz geschnitzt und bemalt verkörpern sie Objekte, die im Leben und in den Wünschen von Verstorbenen eine große Rolle gespielt haben und ihnen jetzt als Sarg dienen. Als Zimmermann begann Kane Kwei mit der skulpturalen...

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