CARBON

OPENS

London club-pioneer Nick House collaborates with Yolo team to open Carbon on the the top floor of Icon House. Set to become West Africa’s most talked-about nightclub: inspired by the international party circuit and with stunning rooftop terrace and members bar.

 

AKWAABYTES

EXHIBITION

Ghana’s most talented artists, photographers and designers come together for a second time. This time Nana Anoff, Panji Anoff, Nii Obadai, Rania Odaymat and Nada Moukarzal collaborate with Lebanese artist Jean-Marc Nahas in a show inspired by digital communication. Once again the opening night is the talk of the town and the precursor to a week of engaging and informative talks given by the artists to interested students and groups.

 

URBAN GRILL

OPENS

Accra’s most glamorous fine-dining experience, where African and Latin flavours unite within an uber-glamorous environment. Like Coco Lounge, the stunning Urban interior was co-curated by La Maison and features 2 private dining rooms, a roof terrace and an intimate bar (in a ‘hidden’ library).

 

COCO LOUNGE

OPENS

A chic brasserie-style experience, which buzzes day and night, with stunning interiors and special events including Tequila night every Thursday. Wood-fired pizza, rice bowls, salads and Ghanaian fresh fruit smoothies is just the start of an inspired menu.

 

YARD BIRD

OPENS

American-style diner food meets Ghanaian spice in a fun, funky environment. An instant hit for families who love fried chicken, ribs, and array sides, all served up with an African twist.

 

BEYOND

EXHIBITION

La Maison hosts an acclaimed group show featuring the work of Ghana’s most talented artists, photographers and designers: Nana Anoff, Panji Anoff, Nii Obadai, Nyani Quarmyne, Rania Odaymat and Nada Moukarzal. Show celebrates Ghana’s contemporary artists and opening night is mobbed and establishes the collective for further group shows.

 

SANTOKU

OPENS

Award-winning Japanese fine-dining experience in a stunning setting designed by celebrated architect Hubert De Givenchy. The menu, featuring signature dishes such as Black Cod with Dem Miso and the restaurant’s dedicated sake and sushi bars, were designed in collaboration with the team from London’s Nobu.

 

LA MAISON

OPENS

La Maison opens its flagship destination in Osu, in a dual-level, long-house style building that doubles as gallery and showroom. The finest design, art, furniture and objects found in Ghana are now displayed to maximum effect in a location that is inspiring visit in its own right.

 

LA MAISON

LAUNCHES

Working directly with clients and from home, Yolo Founder Nada Moukarzel, launches Ghana’s destination lifestyle concept, bringing together the finest design, art, furniture and objects.