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'Unraveled Threads': Ghanaian Artist Zohra Opoku's Latest Work Focuses On Kente & Identity

Zohra Opoku reclaims her family’s narrative in her collection of screen prints, “Unraveled Threads,” debuting in a solo show at the Armory in NYC this week.

There’s something very powerful about the way Ghanaian photographer Zohra Opoku has reclaimed her family’s narrative in her latest collection of screen prints, “Unraveled Threads,” debuting in a solo show at the Armory in NYC this week.

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These 6 Ghanaian Artists Are Continuing to Push the Boundaries of Photography

The following six Ghanaian artists take nuance to heart as they use photography to depict their creative concepts.

The creative mind, often restless, yearns to find new avenues to exercise the angst that plagues it. In everything from music to design, we continue to see new creatives, striving to break the mold and follow their own path. Ghana has a rich photographic tradition, with legends like James Barnor and Bruce Vanderpuije being part of the stellar canon through which one can vicariously experience the Ghana of yesterday in all its diverse aspects.

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