Born and raised in Ghana accra, a graduate from NAFTI Keep wailing and hailing the flag of Ghana high both home and Abroad with multiple recognitions and awards. Amb. Dr. Kojo-Hilton recent art works dedicate to the health ministry in combating COVID19 was highly rated globally as one of the most perfect depicting artistical values ever explore, his unique creative vission and mission with industrious effort keep evolving in modern days movies, music videos, drama and soapies that he work on and direct as well worldwide. His idea of painting a donkey to zebra in a block buster movie sold out in holy wood was his breakthrough into the road to creative arts hall of fame in the near future.
Today Monday 7th December 2020 Mark’s the birthday of the renowned Amb. How he is going to celebrate his brithday today, he stated emphatically that he will instead dedicate his birthday to Ghana as his birthday falls in same day Ghana is voting for presidential and parliamentary elections which makes it more unique and historic. He said ” I am overwhelmed with the support and love from day one and I appreciate and everyone but we should celebrate Ghana in peace no matter who wins the elections today wins 7th December 2020.
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AMB. DR. PRINCE KOJO-HILTON (Art Director)
Amb. Dr. Prince Kojo-Hilton is a multi-talented visual artist with almost eighteen years professional experience that has gained him both local and international recognition. He is a product of the National Film and Television Institute (NAFTI) with a major in Art Direction and Production Design (2014). Due to his hard work, passion and incredible creativity ability, he had a rare opportunity as
an understudy to Johnson Edu (his Uncle); at the Technical Department of the National
Theatre of Ghana which helped launch his career to another level.
His understudy was in
the areas of Scenic design, Props Design, Make- up and special effects design, Set Design
and Construction. He has used his skills on a number of projects and he has gained the
accolade of the first ever artist to create the first ever man made Volcano in Africa. This
was for the Guinness’ Big Eruption Concert in Accra, Ghana. He has worked on a number of Films, TV Commercials, TV studio Sets, Music Videos, Theatre Productions and several
live Stage events. Adding to his prehistoric repertoire, he has worked as a Scenic Artist with Hollywood Directors of The Matrix Trilogy (the Wachowskis) on the science fiction series ‘Sense 8’ which was shot in Nairobi, Kenya in 2014. Kojo has worked with most of the multimedia firms and production houses of great renown in Accra, Ghana and across Africa.
His passion and dedication to duty has caused him to accomplish staggering results within a short space of time.
With regards to awards, Kojo has won several. Notable amongst them are The Osagyefo Pan African Eminence Art Director/ Production Designer Award 2016; The World Leader Laureate, a PENTASI B’ AWARD 2018 and The 40 Under 40 Award 2019 for the Theatre and Arts category. He also won an Honorary Award from the School of Performing Arts,
University of Ghana, Legon, in 2017. Other recognitions include nominations for The
Global Art Awards; under the category of Ultimate Best Global Mixed Media Artist Award 2017 in Dubai. Yale University also awarded him a Citation of Inspiration in 2018. In 2019 in Nigeria, he was celebrated as a Living Legend by the World Institute of Peace and became the recipient of the World Icon of Peace Award, in 2018 two of his best stage design works were selected and displayed at the Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space (in Czech Republic) as African Section for Set Design and Costume.
Dr. Kojo – Hilton is a strong art advocate, for the past 17 years has single handedly trained and mentored many young talents in Ghana, Nigeria, Gambia, Kenya, South Africa etc. He is the former Greater Accra Regional chairman for Ghana Association of Visual Artists (GAVA) 2017- 2019.
He received the Pan African Republic Honorary Award 2019 and is currently The Pan African Art Ambassador, a Lifetime achievement Award. In 2020 Kojo-Hilton received an Honorary Doctorate license No. 43/2018 from International Forum for Creativity and Humanity – Kingdom of Morocco, same year he was awarded Extraordinary People Awards – USA, In Visual Artist Award of Honor.
Events and Projects founded by Amb. Dr. Kojo-Hilton includes; Supports Arts Foundation(SAF), Visual Art Students Empowerment Project (VASEP), PKH Art Africa, Hilwood Studio, The Arts Legendary Wall of Fame Honours, The CombArt Show, Hilton Honorary Art Awards, Pan African States University of Art (PASUA) The community Art Festival .
We say happy birthday to you legend live long.
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