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Ahmed Tijay Mohammed


Education
2015          The Art Student League of New York

2001          Ghanatta College of Art and Design, Accra Ghana

Selected Exhibitions

2017         New York Immigration Coalation

African spirituality, Calabar Gallery, NY

2016         Studio Squared: Platanos Two Ways. Studio Museum, New York

The BRONX:AFRICA, Longwood Art Gallery, New York
The Hub Art Gallery, State College Pennsylvania
2015          Lincoln Community Hospital, Bronx New York
2014          Harlem Fine Art Show, New York

2014          Wall to wall, Arima  Trinidad and Tobago
2013          Bengerville, Abidjan Revel ‘art festival, Abidjan Cote d’ ivoire
Green Drake Gallery, Art Across the Ocean, Millheim Pennsylvania
Dei Centre, A history of contemporary art in Ghana in the last five weeks, Ghana
2012          Agbarha- Otor Delta State Nigeria
Kawukudi Park Art Festival Accra Ghana
Alliance Francaise, NMA Art exhibition , Accra Ghana
Alliance Francaise, Peace Splash , Accra Ghana
2011          Harlem Fine Arts Show, New York
New York, Artexpo, New York
Alliance Francaise, Cultures in Confluence. Accra Ghana
2010          Elmina Beach Resort, Accra Ghana
Harmattan, Conadev, Lagos Nigeria
2005          Golden Tulip Hotel, Accra Ghana
2003          La Palm Royal Beach Hotel, Accra Ghana
Stage One. National museum, Accra Ghana

Honors and Awards

2017         Art Fund Grants Bronx Council on the Art, NY

Artist for community Grant, Bronx Council on the Art, NY

2014          Ministry of community development, Trinidad and Tobago
2011          The Artwork of the Day New York Art Expo
2005          Spanish embassy Ghana painters award
2001          Ghanatta Best Painter

Residencies

2017       Create Change, The Laundromat Project

2013       The 3rd International Art Programme, Accra Ghana
Global Crit Clinic, Accra Ghana
Abidjan Revel ‘art fete, Abidjan Cote d’ Ivoire
The 3rd International Art Programme, Accra Ghana
2012       Harmattan, Agbarha- Otor Delta State Nigeria

 

Publications
2013        Oil City Magazine, Ghana
YFM, Ghana
2012        Peace Splash, Ghana
2010/12   IQRA Show T.V 3 Ghana
Sunrise Morning Show T.V 3 Ghana
2011        Cultures in Confluence, Catalogue. FCA Ghana
Arts and Artist Magazine. Nigeria
2010        Convention on Art and Development, Catalogue. Nigeria
2004        Innovations in International Education, Book. Penn State University, PA

Lectures and Conventions
2016       Family day art workshop, Wallach Gallery, NY

2014        Print Change Workshop, Harlem NY

Wall to wall Fabric workshop, Arima  Trinidad and Tobago
2013        Global Penn State Conference, Penn State University, PA
Revel ‘art festival, Abidjan Cote d’ Ivoire
Magnate Retreat, University of Ghana
2nd Annual Conference of the Pan –African Competitiveness Forum, Ghana
2009         Springboard Road Show, Accra Ghana
2012         Invents, Talent recruit. University of Ghana
2012/13    YPYC Transformational Leadership Conference, Accra Ghana
2010         Convention on Art and Development, Nigeria
2009         Springboard Road Show, Accra Ghana

Selected Collections

National museum Ghana
Golden Tulip Hotel Ghana
T.V 3 network Ghana
Bruce Onobrapkeya Foundation, Nigeria
Igwe Nnaemeka A.A. Ugochukwu, Obi of Onitsha Foundation