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The Relevance of our Regional Center for National Culture in the Development of Art, Culture, and Tourism industry in Dagbon

The Relevance of our Regional Center for National Culture in the Development of Art, Culture, and Tourism industry in Dagbon

By Ibrahim Nayi, (Research fellow & IPR management consultant) Dagbon kingdom is one of the oldest in Ghana and is blessed with a rich historical background, endowed with numerous potentials in traditional knowledge, traditional cultural…

Redclay studios and SCCA celebrates  (A Retrospective of Agyeman Ossei ‘Dota’)

Redclay studios and SCCA celebrates (A Retrospective of Agyeman Ossei ‘Dota’)

Story: Rahamatu-Lahi Zakaria || Sanatu Zambang Savannah Centre for Contemporary Art Tamale (SCCA) and Red Clay Studios has opened an exhibition in celebration of Agyeman Osei with a retrospective of his works dating back from when he started…

Performing someone’s copyrighted song without consent is punishable by law

Performing someone’s copyrighted song without consent is punishable by law

Zakaria Abdul Hakim Cisse || Sanatu Zambang An Intellectual property right management expert with the ministry of justice, has said that using someone’s intellectual creation without consent from the creator is a crime in the law.…

Understanding copyrights: what the creative artiste should know – IP rights expert

Understanding copyrights: what the creative artiste should know – IP rights expert

Zakaria Abdul Hakim Cisse || Sanatu Zambang The issue of monetization of creative works have been long discussed in the country. Even though these discourse have been happening, the creative industry in Ghana especially northern Ghana,…

Where to be in Tamale: Akutia Art Exhibition opens on Friday, September 4

Where to be in Tamale: Akutia Art Exhibition opens on Friday, September 4

Zakaria Abdul Hakim Cisse || Sanatu Zambang From Friday, September 4, the Savannah Centre for Contemporary Art (SCCA) would be opened to the public. The Red Clay Studios will however be opened on the following day,…

Ibrahim Mahama, “Dreams In-Between Dreams, 1909-1972,” 2020 on New York Times

Ibrahim Mahama, “Dreams In-Between Dreams, 1909-1972,” 2020 on New York Times

Source; The New York Times ACCORDING TO DATA compiled by the Southern Poverty Law Center, some 100 monuments to Confederate generals and politicians have been removed from American public land since June 2015, when Dylann Roof, a…

Ibrahim Mahama speaks about the histories and aesthetic motivations behind his works

Ibrahim Mahama speaks about the histories and aesthetic motivations behind his works

NIRIN ARTIST INTERVIEW Ibrahim Mahama (biennalesydney) In this interview, Ibrahim speaks in detail about the histories and aesthetic motivations behind the work. Ibrahim Mahama’s large scale, immersive installation dresses the interior Turbine Hall at Cockatoo…

Dagbon Tourist Sites: Historical communities to visit in Northern Ghana

Dagbon Tourist Sites: Historical communities to visit in Northern Ghana

Yong Duuni community (Naa Nyagse and the expansion of Dagbon Kingdom) The Tatale hills, the Yong Duuni community, where the adventurous Yaa Naa Nyagsi, son of Naa Shitobu and grandson of Naa Gbewaa died after…

Red Clay to host, Akutia: Blindfolding the Sun and the Poetics of Peace

Red Clay to host, Akutia: Blindfolding the Sun and the Poetics of Peace

Akutia: Blindfolding the Sun and the Poetics of Peace (A Retrospective of Agyeman Ossei ‘Dota’), co-curated by Adwoa Amoah, Kwasi Ohene-Ayeh and Tracy Naa Koshie Thompson at SCCA Tamale and Red Clay. Akutia: Blindfolding the…