Maxwell Boadi was born 1982 in Accra, Ghana. He studied art at Ghanatta College of Arts and Design, graduating in 2004. He has been a full-time painter in Accra, Ghana since then. Boadi is one of Ghana’s most exciting young artists. His paintings explore the energy of the Accra metropolis, using his vivid colours and exuberant brushstrokes to tell the story of today’s Accra.