People > Ghana > Alex Sefah Twerefour, a Renowned Woodcarver from Ghana

 Aug 24 2021  

Alex Sefah Twerefour is one of the renowned woodcarvers in Ghana. He has over 43 years experience in sculpting and has exhibited in Ghana, Canada, and New York. He deals in contemporary arts, specializes in wood and concrete sculptures. He is the former director of Ghana's Art Centre in Accra. Some of his works can be found at the National Theatre, Ministry Of Information, the Presidential Lodge (Peduase Akuapem), University of Professional Studies (formerly IPS), Dworwulu Blind (Akronpong - Akuapem), Aburi Girl's Senior High School, Nkwatia Chief Palace (kwahu/ Eastern Region). In this video, Alex is sharing his point of view about the beauty and importance of wood.