Frieson Black Cultural Center (UTK) / 1800 Melrose Ave. March 18 - 27th

Francis Akosah Akwaboa

Ammamare Fie exhibition shows case a collection of art that draws people to get connected to their roots especially immigrants who have left home for a while and when they encounter these works it will connect them.

Francis Akosah Akwaboa is an experienced art instructor with two years` experience teaching sculpture. He has the ability to create detailed and comprehensive lesson plans and is dedicated to the individual student’s growth.

Akwaboa was born in Ghana and received his Bachelor of Art in Metal and Leather Integration at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology, Kumasi, Ghana, in 2018. He completed a Master of Art in Studio Art at Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois in 2021. He has recently completed a Graduate Assistanceship at the Doudna Fine Arts Center.

Francis has good interpersonal skills and has the ability to prioritize tasks. He is able to manage inventory, projects, and teams and is highly effective at communication and managing relationships.