Final Masters Project – Visualizing Libation

The final Masters project i developed in 2008 is titled visualizing libation; and the connecting of Ghanaian and Dutch cultures and economies through Schiedam Schnapps, Dutch Wax prints, libation pouring and traditional Ghanaian couture. (Hold mouse down and drag objects) Check out the project. Read a copy of the Masters Thesis.

Presentation and Performance at V2 Institute

V2:TEST_LAB: HAPPINESS V2_Institute for the Unstable Media, Eendrachtsstraat 10, Rotterdam. | Date: July 10th, 2008, 20:00h Opening by Bas Haring (University of Leiden) | Salvador L. d’Souza (Piet Zwart Institute) | Ricardo de Oliviera Nascimento (Kunstuniversität Linz, Interface Culture) and other presenters. Performances: To support STEIM in a grim time in which its structural funding […]

International Institute Newsletter

This is a newsletter i put together on behalf of the International Institute for Advanced Studies of Cultures Institutions and Economic Enterprise. The concept behind the newsletter was “bold, vibrant and unique”. IIAS-NEL-210807 – Upload a Document to Scribd Read this document on Scribd: IIAS-NEL-210807

ICC Factsheet designed with visualization

An ICC factsheet i designed whilst working for public information. It uses visualizations as key elements within the design process. The idea is to significantly position the organs of the court in an effective visualizer. Here is what i came up with finally. fs-icc – Upload a Document to Scribd Read this document on Scribd: […]

Odupon Kese Atutu Documentary

I worked on this wonderful documentary in 2001-2002 on behalf of Institute for African Studies, University of Ghana. The project was an initative of Professor Odotei and sponsored by Ford Foundation. Produced By: Professor Irene K. Odotei Post-Production By: Salvador L. d’Souza Elements: Non-Linear video editing, Photography, Motion Graphics, Sound-Design, editing, compositing, 3d animation.

Morocco 2006 World Cup Bid

In 2000, my team and i were charted with producing a top class 30-sec commercial in support of Morocco’s bid to host the World Cup. Here is a sample of that advertisement. Producer: Ricci Ossei (Late) Director: Salvador L. d’Souza Elements: 16mm film, betacam sp, color grading, 3d animation, motion graphics and sound design Editing […]

National Bingo Game

The National Bingo game consisting of a TV ball game and a marked ballot was introduced in Ghana in 1999. I was then creative director for Color Chart in Cantonments. I led a team that designed the following animated advertisement showing how the game was played. Produced By: Ricci Ossei (Late) Directed By: Salvador L. […]

Popular Culture, New Media and Convergence

Our era, today is one of a Convergence generation bearing roots from a plethora of social and electronic developments, culture of New Media and global interactions. This convergence have given us the Internet, GSM and the IPOD; a taken-for-granted culture involving man and machine, traditions and silicon dust. Media paradigm is no longer  singular  but pluralistic in its content, […]