Mihret Adal Gidi: A young novelist aims high

Mihret Adal Gidi is a young novelist based in Ethiopia. She recently authored her first book, ‘Bleeding…

Discovering Contemporary Art in Addis Ababa

The best places in Ethiopia’s capital to view modern art from the past and present centuries.…

Getachew Berhanu keeps tradition alive

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Getachew Berhanu is well known for mirroring some aspects of Ethiopian traditions. Following…

Liyou Libsekal wins 2014 Brunel African Poetry Prize

PRESS RELEASE The winner of the second Brunel University African Poetry Prize is Liyou Libsekal, an Ethiopian…

A well deserved honor for legendary painter Desta Hagos

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Referred to as one of the first female painters in Ethiopia, Desta Hagos…

Painting fetches over 200,000 birr at auction

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Artist Lemma Guya‘s work depicting the first airplane that the Ethiopian Air…

Addis Ababa to host African Aesthetic Exhibition

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - The African Aesthetic Exhibition, an exhibition of traditional and fine arts and photographs…

A Gradual Rise in Art Appreciation, Pricing

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Ever since he was a child, Atkilt Assefa, 37, used to draw different…

Silence’s colorful rhythm

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Aby Yalew Assefa combined music with paint to showcase his work at …