American Journal of Art and Design

Volume 3, Issue 2, June 2018

  • From Tradition to Innovation: Indigenous West African Textiles in Creative Interior Application

    Richard Acquaye, Naa Omai Sawyerr, Cynthia Agyeiwaa Kusi

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 2, June 2018
    Pages: 18-25
    Received: 11 June 2018
    Accepted: 28 June 2018
    Published: 28 September 2018
    Abstract: This design experiments convert indigenous West African textile design elements from a limited application in clothing into a breadth of interior design pieces that are expected to have a wider appeal. Textile designing is an integral part of textile production in West Africa and by far the most predominant art practice in the region. Textile produ... Show More