About the Book
Bolga-baskets is a common name for a number of different hand-woven baskets with leather handle, produced in the area around the city of Bolgatanga in the Upper Eastern Region of Ghana.
More than 400 weavers work together with Hammershus Fairtrade and Peter Agandaa Fair Baskets to produce better baskets and improve their lives. Meet them in this photo book !
Jacob Crawfurd is a Danish photographer and video producer. In his daily work he has executed many music portraits and has a large archive of concert images from the world, jazz and rock scenes. In Denmark he is involved in organising and promoting Africa-related culture events. World Music has been the start of a journey which has also taken him to the African continent on several assignments, documenting music as well as development projects. Jacob Crawfurd has been one of the official WOMEX photographers since 2009. He has been on the spot day and night during the three WOMEX editions in Copenhagen. Part of these photos are not publish in the photo book "World Music World". More info at www.crawfurd.com