Nana Yaw Oduro - GQ

Aravin Sandran, GQ Middle East, March 23, 2022

Nana Yaw Oduro’s Portraiture Explores Boyhood in Suburban Ghana

Accra-based photographer Nana Yaw Oduro began his creative pursuit first in poetry before actualising his autobiographical written word in cleverly staged and art-directed fictional portraiture with street-casted subjects. The resulting images usually place youthful figures mid-action and seemingly adrift in Ghana’s varied natural environments, which leaves the viewer to contemplate its meaning.