In an interview published by Ghanaian YouTuber, Jonathan Bebs Sennor (Exposed by Bebs), a Tamale-based establishment craftsman (Ibrahim Mahama) in this scene of ‘Uncover Podcast’ reveals how he sold his art for $1Million to purchase 6 planes with the returns.
He subtleties how he had the option to secure six utilized airplane which he converted into a classrooms over to for youngsters in Tamale.
Ibrahim Mahama got a Master of Fine Arts degree in Painting and Sculpture in 2013 and a lone wolf of Fine Arts degree in Painting in 2010 at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology.
Over the previous decade, Ibrahim Mahama has quickly ascended to get perhaps the most conspicuous African voices in craftsmanship. He has effectively shown at the Biennale of Sydney, on Cockatoo Island just as at the 2019 Frieze Sculpture show at Rockefeller Center in New York and the Ghana Pavilion at the 2019 Venice Biennale.
He’s made enormous scope public establishments all throughout the planet, remembering for Milan (with the Trussardi Foundation, additionally in 2019) and Athens (during Documenta 14, in 2017). He is addressed by the exceptionally regarded White Cube exhibition.
In 2019, he began the Savannah Center for Contemporary Art (SCCA), Tamale. Mahama additionally repurposed 120 scratched inferior train seats through a parliament he calls the “parliament of apparition”, a reproduction of Ghana’s parliament chamber. The parliament of phantom was introduced at the Whitworth Art exhibition in Manchester.