Akua Sika by Dennis Owusu-Ansah, 2021, Acrylic on Wood, 48 x 24 inches
Part of the Long Neck Series
Dennis Owusu-Ansah is a New York-based Ghanaian artist whose pop art images are taking Instagram by storm. He is behind Africanization of Kanye West, Chris Brown and others. By illustrating them in African clothing, he hopes that it will bring awareness to traditional culture, and allow people to start educating themselves and those around them in African culture. His series of Long Neck people is Contemporary African Art dedicated to Nana Akwasi Baafi.