Hakeem Adam presented by Emeka Ogboh

Niclas Weber
Photo: Niclas Weber

Hakeem Adam lives and works in Bremen and is a Ghanaian digital artist and freelance arts and culture writer exploring the power of narrative. He is the founder and creative director of Dandano, a Pan-African cultural platform for African film and music criticism and documentation.

Hakeem Adam has exhibited internationally at the Chale Wote Street Art Festival, Accra, Many Studios, Glasgow, Okay Space in New York, Sace10, Copenhagen, Abandon Normal Device, York Mediale and IDFA. He has participated in the British Council’s ColabNowNow Residency, Maputo and the Cryptic International Artist Residency, Scotland. He has completed a masters in Digital Media from the University of the Arts, Bremen. His is also a recipient of the 2023 ACT Award (Award for Creative Technology), STRP Festival 2023 in Eindhoven.

Hakeem Adam,
Photo: Hakeem Adam, "Throwing Stones, STRP Scenario #19: Counter Consideration", Eindhoven, 2021, by affect lab. © Studio About Today