Thursday, 18 August 2016

The Art of Jonathan Kwegyir Aggrey


The Fisherman's Wife 
22 x 30 inches
Watercolour
Statues; Not Available for sell yet 





Kiss of a Yellow Sun
70 x 100 cm
Watercolor 
Statues; Not Available for sell yet 





Commissioned Portrait of "Loh Yee Min-Nanyang Literati"
70 x 100 cm
Watercolor
Malaysia 2017






Morning Glory
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolor
Available






Path to Light House, James Town, Accra 
22 x 30 inches Watercolor
Available 






Elmina 1
11 x 15 inches
 Watercolor
Available 


Brazil street, james Town, Accra
11 x 15 inches 
Watercolor
Available 






Memory Lane, Tema
11 x 15 inches 
Watercolor







Elmina 2 
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolor 
Available





Elmina Fishing Village
22 x 30 inches
Watercolor
Available 





James Town, Accra 1
11 x 15 inches
Watercolor
Available 





 James Town, Accra 2
15 x 22 inches
Watercolor
Available 





James Town, Accra 3
11 x 15 inches
Watercolor
Available 





James Town, Accra 4
11 x 15 inches
Watercolor
Available 





James Town, Accra 5
11 x 15 inches
Watercolor
Available 






James Town, Accra 6
11 x 15 inches
Watercolor
Available 






James Town, Accra 7
11 x 15 inches
Watercolor
Available 






James Town, Accra 8
11 x 15 inches
Watercolor
Available 








Osu Doku Street, Accra
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolor
Available 






Elina Fishing Bay
15 x 30 inches
Watercolor
available 







SOLD







SOLD









Aigullion, France
SOLD







Deep in though 
70 x 100 cm 
Watercolor 
Statues; Not Available for sell yet 







Contentment 
70 x 100 cm
Watercolor 
Statues; Not Available for sell yet 





Dusk of a Yellow Sun at Elmina
70 x 100 cm
Watercolor 
SOLD 





Little James Town
10 x 15 cm
Watercolor 
Available 





Little Accra Central
10 x 15 cm
Watercolor 
Available 





Little Cape Coast 
10 x 15 cm
Watercolor 
Available 






Morning at Apam 
30 x 40 cm
Watercolor
Available 







Memories of Elmina Fishing Bay
70 x 100 cm 
Watercolor
Status: Available at the Artists Alliance Gallery, Accra, Ghana 







James Town Fishing Bay 
70 x 100 cm 
Watercolor 
Statues; Not Available for sell yet 






A Day At Elmina
70 x 100 cm
Watercolor
Status: Available at Nubuke Foundation Art Gallery, East Legon, Accra, Ghana 





Elmina
70 x 100 cm
Watercolor
Status: Available at Nubuke Foundation Art Gallery, East Legon, Accra, Ghana 







Cape Coast Fishing Bay
70 x 100 cm
Watercolor
Status: Available at Nubuke Foundation Art Gallery, East Legon, Accra, Ghana 




Together As One
70 x 100 cm
Watercolor 
Status: Available 







Fishing Village, Elmina
56 x 76 cm
Watercolor 
SOLD 







Another Day At Elmina
56 x 76 cm
Watercolor 
SOLD 







A Day at Elmina
56 x 76 cm 
Watercolor 
Status: Available at the Artists Alliance Gallery, Accra, Ghana 







The Take Off
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolor
Currently available at: http://bigapplesart.com






The Retired Fisherman
22 x 30 inches
Watercolour
SOLD








Celebrate the Season
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolor 
Currently available at: http://bigapplesart.com






Timeless
22 x 30 inches 
watercolor 
Status: Available at the Artists Alliance Gallery, Accra, Ghana 






Another Day in Paradise 
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolor 
Status: SOLD 






Light the way 
11 x 30 inches
Watercolor 
SOLD  






A Journey Through the Coast
22 x 30 inches
Watercolor
(SOLD) 





Happiness 
15 x 22 inches 
Watercolor 
SOLD   






Happiness II 
15 x 22 inches
Watercolor
SOLD 





Tales of Elmina Fishing Bay
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolor
Currently in China for an exhibition





Brazil street, James Town 
9 x 14 inches 
Watercolor
SOLD 






Adabraka, Accra 
14 x 18.5 inches
Watercolor
SOLD






Memory lane II 
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolor
SOLD






Memory lane 
14 x 19 inches 
Watercolor 
SOLD 





Fishing Village II 
15 x 22 inches
Watercolour 
Status: Available at the Artists Alliance Gallery, Accra, Ghana 






ASABEA
22 x 30 inches
Watercolor 
Not available 





ASABEA
                                                                       15 x 22 inches 
                                                                          Watercolour 
Currently available at: http://bigapplesart.com





Gentle Sail 
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolor
Available 






The fisherman's Daughter 
15 x 22 inches 
Watercolor 
Currently available at: http://bigapplesart.com







Fishing Community, Accra
22 x 30 inches
Watercolour 
SOLD






Memories of Beijing/China
PEK Airport, China. 
15 x 22 inches 
Watercolour 
Available 






The Last Light 
11 x 15 inches 
Watercolor 
SOLD 






Romantic Light II 
11 x 15 inches 
Watercolor 
Available 





Herdsman 
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolour 
Currently in Italy for exhibition 






Misty Morning at Elmina 
11 x 15 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD






Little Elmina 
7 x 11 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD





Calm at Elmina 
11 x 15 inches 
Watercolour 
Status: SOLD 






Day Break at Elmina 
15 x 22 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD 






Elmina Sunrise 
15 x 22 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD






Golden Day 
11 x 15 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD 






Beauty at Bay
 11 x 15 inches 
Watercolour
SOLD






Darning at Apam 
11 x 15 inches 
Watercolor 
SOLD






Maintenance Section 
18 x 24 inches 
Watercolour 
Currently on sale in Denmark for exhibition  






Off set 
11 x 15 inches 
Watercolor 
Currently available at: http://bigapplesart.com







Darning at James Town 
11 x 15 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD






Wet Day 
15 x 22 inches 
Watercolor
SOLD






Wet Day II 
11 x 15 inches 
Watercolour 
Available 







Wet Wheels 
16.5 x 22 inches 
Watercolour 
Currently on Sale in Denmark 






Apam Fishing Bay 
11 x 15 inches 
Watercolour
SOLD 







Dusk at Bay 
14 x 20 inches 
Watercolour 
(SOLD)







End of Day 
14 x 20 inches 
Watercolour 
Currently available at: http://bigapplesart.com







Fishing Town Along the Coast, Ghana 
14 x 20 inches 
Watercolour. 
(SOLD)








Wet Day Along the Coast 
14 x 20 inches 
Watercolour
(SOLD)






Cape Coast 
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolor 
(SOLD)






Thursday 
12 x 18 inches 
Watercolor
SOLD






Fishing Village 
18 x 26 inches 
Watercolour 
(SOLD)






Deep Sailing 
5 x 14 inches 
Watercolour
(SOLD)






Boat Park 
22 x 30 inches
 Watercolour 
Currently in China for an exhibition 







Elmina Fishing Bay 
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolour 
(SOLD)







Fishing Community, Accra.  
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD






Sail II 
14 x 39 inches 
Watercolour
(SOLD)






Sail 
14 x 39 inches 
Watercolour
(SOLD)






Leisure activity III 
16 x 22 inches 
Watercolour
SOLD 






Burkina Man 
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolour
Not available 






Leisure activity I 
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolour
SOLD







Leisure activity II 
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolour 
Not Available for sell yet  







Asaase Yaa 
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolour 
Not available 







Safari 
8 x 22 inches 
Watercolour
(SOLD)







New Day
 22 x 30 inches 
Watercolour
SOLD






Silent Sail 
10 x 14 inches 
Watercolor
Available 






Mid-DayWinneba 
18 x 24 inches 
Watercolour 
Currently in Denmark 






Other Side, Winneba 
18 x 24 inches 
Watercolour 
(SOLD)







Greetings from Ghana 
18 x 24 inches 
Watercolour 
Not available 







Winneba Township 
18 x 24 inches 
Watercolour 
Status: Available 






Maintenance Section 
18 x 24 inches 
Watercolor
Currently available at: http://bigapplesart.com






Tuesday I 
18 x 24 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD 







Fishing Community 
18 x 24 inches 
Watercolour 
(SOLD)






Tuesday II 
34 x 47 inches 
Watercolour 
Not available 






Mending 
18 x 24 inches
 Watercolour 
Currently on sale in Denmark 







On Shore 
18 x 24 inches 
Watercolour 
(SOLD)








Burkina Man 
14 x 20 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD






Adowa Dancer 
14 x 20 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD





Kaaya Yoo Leisure Activity 
15 x 20 inches 
Watercolour
SOLD







Retired Fisherman 
7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour
SOLD 







The Storm  
7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour
Status: Available 





Sunset  
7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour
SOLD 




The other Side of Pokuase Village 
7 x 10 inches  
Watercolour
SOLD





From a Distance, Apam Town 
7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour 
(SOLD) 





Mid Day at Apam Town
 I 7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour 
(SOLD)





Mid Day at Apam Town II 
7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour 
(SOLD)





Misty at Apam 
7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour 
(SOLD)





Water Land 
17 x 10 inches Watercolour 
(SOLD)





Waterland II 
7 x 10 inches 
Watercolor
(SOLD)





In Search 
7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour 
Available 





Setting off 
7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour
(SOLD)





Drying land 
7 x10 inches 
Watercolour
(SOLD)





Morning on the horizon 
4 x 22 inches 
Watercolour
(SOLD) 





The Last Splash 
11.5 x16.5 inches 
Watercolour
(SOLD)





Silent Weave 
7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour
(SOLD)





Watercolour 
1 5 x 7 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD 





Romantic Light
 5 x 7 inches
 Watercolour
For exhibition in KOSOVO 




Watercolour 4
 5 x 7 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD 





Watercolour 2 
5 x7 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD





Nomads Tradition 
35.5 x 51 cm 
Watercolour 
SOLD 





Still Foggy at Sea 
8 x 12 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD






At Rest 
10 x 14 inches 
watercolour 
Status: Not yet available for sell 





Turkey at Night 
8 x 22 inches 
Watercolour 
Not Available 




Great Istanbul 
7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour 
The Best Watercolor Painting of Month of May Contest. 
1st Place Winner 2013.
Istanbul Watercolor Society/Istanbul Suluboya Toplulugu





Istanbul City of Light 
7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour
Available 






Local onions 
10 x 14 inches 
Watercolour 
Available 






At the Shore 
10 x 14 inches 
Watercolour
SOLD 





At Rest 
19 x 27 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD





Shore Play I
 19 x 27 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD





The Shore Play II 
19 x 27 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD





Apam Shoreline 
22 x 30 inches 
Watercolour
SOLD




Apam Shoreline I 
21 x 56 cm 
Watercolour
(SOLD)





The Shore Play III 
14 x 39 inches 
Watercolour
Available 




Watercolour 
(SOLD)




Grazing Cow 
7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour
SOLD  




At the Shore 
11 x 16 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD 





Sunset Bay
 11.5 x 16.5 inches 
Watercolour 
SOLD





The Kiln House 
16 x 22 inches
 Watercolour
Available





Old Baobab Tree, Bolgatanga, Ghana 
7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour 
 Not Available






Little Township, Winneba
 7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour
SOLD





On the Horizon 
7 x 10 inches 
Watercolour
(SOLD)





Winneba Township II 
(SOLD)





Not Available 




(SOLD)




Dinner Fish 
7 x 11 inches 
Watercolour 
Available 





On the Horizon Watercolour 
(SOLD)








 Demonstrations/Workshops










Workshop Demonstration at Istanbul Watercolor Society, Istanbul, Turkey 2013.

                                      

Watercolour Workshop for Beginners at Acrilex Ghana Limited, Accra, Ghana 2013. 



Watercolour Workshop for Mount Calvary Cross Ministry Kids, Accra, Ghana Oct., 2013. 


JONATHAN KWEGYIR AGGREY

P.O. Box MB 122, Ministries, Accra. Ghana
Cellular: +233 (0) 24 51 48 033
E-mail: kwegyir_ba@yahoo.com      Website: www.kwegyir.webs.com

Date of Birth: 5th September 1984.

Nationality:             Ghanaian

Education:   
2009-2013: University of Education, Winneba, Ghana. Bachelor of Arts (Art Education)
                        2007-2008: University of Education, Winneba, Ghana. Certificate in Art (Distinction)
                        2001-2003: Ashaiman Senior High School. Visual Arts

Working Experience:
As a freelance painter.
                        Freehand Studios: Involved in several painting and illustration projects.
                        Worked on several illustrations for private and commercial publishers.
                        Worked on several commissioned works.

•Leadership Experience:                                                                                                                                                    
• Ex Board of Juries/Member of International Watercolor Society
• International Ambassador for ISFIT 2013.
• Board Member of Art Society Advisory Committee, University of Education,  Winneba. 2011-2012.


Exhibitions/ Activity Participations:


• Mail Art Exhibition 2015 Glimpses of Everyday Life, Thessaloniki, Greece. 2015. 

• Transilvania Art Gallery Expozitie De Acuarela ‘‘Ghana’’, Brasov. Romania, Europe 2015. (Solo)

• Qingdao International Watercolor Biennial, Qingdao Art Museum, China. 2014.

• Expozitie De Arta Africana, Castelul Cantacuzino, Romania, Europe, 2014. (Solo).


• World Watermedia Exposition, Thailand 2014.

• Ghanacuarela, Imbold Gallery, Romania. Europe. April, 2014 (Solo exhibition)

African Essence, Biodunomolayo Art Gallery Lagos, Nigeria. March 2014.                                   (Solo exhibition).

• The Feedback, University of Education, Winneba. March 2014.                                             (Group exhibition )

• Adom Akedye. Accra, Ghana. February 2014 (Group exhibition)

The Lords of the Arts, Kama Conference Centre, Koforidua. January 2014

On Shore Art Exhibition, Blue Diamond Hotel, Abrekum. Ghana December 2013

Istanbul Watercolor Society/Istanbul Suluboya Toplulugu.Sirket-I Hayriye Art Gallery, Kadikoy, Istanbul, Turkey 2013.

International Watercolor Society, Art Exhibition, June, 2013. 

New Dawn Art Exhibition, University of Education, Winneba, Ghana. 2013.

Golden Baobab Children Illustrators workshop 2012 I was competitively selected by international organization Golden Baobab to participate in workshop led by world renowned Meshack Asare. My illustrations from this workshop have been exhibited in Ghana, in London and in Haverford, USA. link to the exhibition. http://www.haverford.edu/calendar/details/218811

  International Watercolor Society, Art Exhibition, June, 2012.             

Beautiful Ghana, Samsung Week Celebration, National Theater, Accra, Ghana, September, 2011.

Cartoonists Association in Romania, Portrait and Caricature. Romania. 2011.                               

International Students Festival in Trondheim; Global Street Art, Norway 2011.

Talento Expo, University of Ghana, 2011.

Talento Expo, University of Education, Winneba, 2010.

Annual Departmental Art Week Exhibitions, University of Education, Winneba. 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008.

Treasures of the Rubbles, University of Education, Winneba, 2010.

Pages of the Mind. Novotel Accor Hotel Accra City Centre, 2007.

African Inspiration Chesley Branch Library, Canada. 2007.


Workshops conducted:
                      •Watercolour Workshop for Mount Calvary Cross Ministry Kids, Accra, Ghana Oct.,      2013. 
Watercolour for Beginners, Acrilex Ghana Limited. May 2013.
Watercolour Demonstration workshop, University of Education, Winneba, May, 2013.

Awards/Prize:


• Award winner of Osagyefo Kwame Nkrumah African Genius National Awards (Young Icons Category) 2014.

Istanbul Watercolor Society/Istanbul Suluboya Toplulugu

The Best Watercolor Painting of Month of May Contest. 1st Place Winner 2013.

Romania Portrait and Caricature Personalities Award. 2011.

•Awarded by The St. Petersburg Watercolor Society, Russia.


•Publications/Articles:

  http://www.escoda.com/new/jonathan_k__aggrey_s_artwork-9-52

• International Watercolor Artists Handbook for Aspiring Artists and Art Lovers. Available on www.amazon.com (USA) 
• Qingdao International Watercolor Biennial, China Post cards. (China)
Istanbul Watercolor Society/Istanbul Suluboya Toplulugu 2013 Catelogue page 37
• International Watercolor Society Catalogue, 2013 page 155                                                                                                                                   
• International Watercolor Society, Catalogue, 2012 page 96.        http://www.sesan.org/LAYOUTS%20of%20IWS%20WATERCOLOR%20CATALOG UE/slides/Jonathan%20Kwegyir%20AGGREY%20- %20GHANA.html
• African Watch Magazine, February issue, 2012.
•Campus glitz Magazine, 2012.
•Painterskeys,
•Creative Spotlight, http://www.artinstructionblog.com/artist-spotlite-jonathan- kwegyir-aggrey
•Daily Guide 2007, 2008, 2010, and 2011. http://www.ziyii-arts.com/art/art.php?id=423

 http://www.galeriacromatica.com/#/gallery

http://walkartroad.blog.com/2013/10/28/the-black-star-of-ghana/ My interview with Walkartroad.

Dear families and friends, please read my interview with Walkartroad, Nigerian e-magazine. http://walkartroad.blog.com/2014/02/18/water-no-get-enemy/

http://cultureexplore.wordpress.com/


Collectors

• Qingdao Art Museum                                                                                                                                          • Numerous art collectors around the world.

Interest:                                                                                                                                                                                 • Drawing and Painting, Researching, Reading, Teaching, Playing Football and Voluntary work.

•Links to YouTube Videos: 
   

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=wKKV5ode2gc
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gr_UaGQ-rDY
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bp-1uoT-PBc                                                                                                                                            http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6KGKzXadoL8
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZgwaWJA2QM  
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P7xrEiAHU1k 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M1C-SOpcoTo                          
 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jwa0vf9Qilg                            
  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-4mYsiy2                  
  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lafjgQlPExQ
  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-4mYsiy2CA
 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gr_UaGQ-rDY
 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rk3Y8Fe0g34


Link to one of world leading artist Master Yim MauKun
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yim_Maukun


The Art of Jonathan Kwegyir Aggrey

The Fisherman's Wife  22 x 30 inches Watercolour Statues; Not Available for sell yet  Kiss of a Yellow Sun 70...