Upcoming event: Chale Wote 2014 Street Art festival

This August, artists from across the continent and the world are meeting in Accra, Ghana for this year’s Chale Wote Street Art Festival. Over 200 of the city’s artist will be creating collaborative projects between the 19th to the 24th of August, 2014.

The Chale Wote Street Art Festival also known as “Chale Wote” is the only art festival and the first to be organised in Accra, Ghana. There have been three editions so far; the first two ran for one day each, while the 2013 edition took two days in September at the historical Jamestown, Ghana on the High Street in Accra. The event is produced by Accra [dot] Alt Radio, with support from other local cultural networks like Attukwei Art Foundation, Foundation for Contemporary Art Ghana, Dr. Monk Redd Kat Pictures and the Institut français in Ghana. (source: Wikipedia)