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Josh Donkor

IllustratorBath, United Kingdom
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Josh Donkor

IllustratorBath, United Kingdom
About me
Artist exploring cultural identity You can find more of my work on my website https://joshuadonkorart.co.uk/
Projects
  • Staged on BBC
  • Generational MemoriesThis Work is based on my family’s experience of Ghana, past and present. It explores my Father’s childhood growing up in Ghana, my Mum’s experiences living and working in Ghana as a VSO and my own recent encounters with my family. This body of work touches on themes of memory, nostalgia, family dynamics and diaspora. I am particularly interested in how our memories alter over time as they become increasingly distant. Cultural identity is also central to this work as I look to ensure that I ca
Skills
  • Painting
  • Painting Illustration
  • Painting Texturing
  • Oil Painting
  • Portrait Painting
  • Printing
  • Collage
  • Collage Art
  • Photographic Direction
  • Photography
  • Exhibiting
  • Exhibition
  • Exhibition Building
  • Exhibition Curation
  • Drawing
  • Art Drawing
  • Figure Drawing
  • Research
  • Research Projects
  • Research Imagery
  • Academic Research
Education
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    Bachelor of Arts (BA) ERASMUS
    Venice, Italy
    I was fortunate to spend a year studying at the Academia Di Belle Arti in 2018/19!
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    Bachelor of Arts (BA) Cardiff Metropolitan University
    Cardiff, United Kingdom
Awards
    Featured in the Association of Illustrators 10 UK Graduates to watch listAssociation of Illustrators (AOI)
    Shortlisted for the World Illustration Awards 2020Association of Illustrators (AOI)