Eric Adjetey Anang

Maker, Owner

Eric Adjetey Anang was born in Teshie, Ghana and began helping his family in the carpentry workshop at the age of eight. After high school, he joined the family business, Kane Kwei Carpentry Workshop, and assumed leadership of the shop at twenty. Anang is a third generation coffin-maker and, with his father, passionately stewards his family’s legacy as he refines and elevates this culturally significant art form.

Sessions

Thursday, June 20, 2019
Building Hollow Sculpture Coffins
10:45 am - 4:15 pm
Friday, June 21, 2019
Research as Adventure: Scratching the Itch of Curiosity Until It Smacks You in the Face
10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Building Hollow Sculpture Coffins
12:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Saturday, June 22, 2019
Building Hollow Sculpture Coffins
2:45 pm - 4:00 pm