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Photographer Kyle Weeks launches print fundraiser for Accra

100% of the proceeds raised from the sale will fund a DIY food and face mask distribution initiative in the Ghanaian capital.
Ryan White
5.22.20
Photography

See photos of Ghana's badass, all-girl skate crew

Abena Appiah followed the young collective around Accra, as they sought to inspire confidence through skating lessons.
Rolien Zonneveld
3.25.20
Fashion

a trip through sun-soaked ghana with photographer kyle weeks

For The Voice of a Generation Issue, photographer Kyle Weeks and i-D's Senior Fashion Editor at Large Ib Kamara team up to celebrate the raw and authentic style of Accra, Ghana.
i-D Staff
7.9.19
Music

inside the viral world of afrobeats dance routines

In one week a video of a dancer called Prinny doing a routine to Drogba had been ripped and re-posted thousands of times, and racked up over 15 million views on one Facebook video alone.
Ian McQuaid
3.22.18
Music

cult ghanaian club tune finally gets proper release

Word of mouth afro-grime-acid-pop banger finally sees light of day thanks to Ransom Note, and you can listen to it here first.
i-D Staff
8.9.17
Art

meet the performance artist challenging gender norms in ghana

While living in a gallery for his latest exhibition, Rituals of Becoming, crazinisT artisT has used his own shape-shifting, gender-blurring body as a tool to confront and question assumed distinctions between real and virtual, gender identity, class...
Alice McCool
3.23.17
Music

​living the highlife: dance music in ghana

As DJ Katapila and Ata Kak begin their tour across Europe, we look into the fractious, fractured, and frenetic history of dance music in Ghana.
Jack Needham
10.14.16