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Interviews with artists and curators
Akosua Adoma Owusu on her exhibition
Filmmaker Akosua Adoma Owusu talks about the cultural practice of hair styling in her Hair Trilogy films and about how the influence of W.E.B. Du Bois and Michael Jackson connects to her most recent film. The four films are included in her exhibition at the Wattis.



Akosua Adoma Owusu's solo exhibition Welcome to the Jungle took place in 2019. Click here for images and more information.


Akosua Adoma Owusu (b. 1984) lives and works in New York City. She is a Ghanaian American filmmaker, producer, and cinematographer. Her films have screened internationally, including the International Film Festival Rotterdam, Locarno International Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, New Directors/New Films Festival and the BFI London Film Festival.