Mezgebu’s works are singularly original and unprecedented. His subject matter came from contemporary Ethiopia. It is none other than an Continue reading Ethiopian Painting: Some of the dramatic masterpieces of Mezgebu Tessema
Mezgebu Tessma, lecturer at the Addis Ababa University School of Fine Arts and the most spectacular representative of modern Ethiopia Continue reading Ethiopian Painting: Mezgebu Tessema on Modern and Contemporary Ethiopian Art, August 2010
My drawings and six of my paintings from the 1960s, 1970s and 2000s.
Zemenay, modernist important activist artists showed great creativity in their pictorial devices. Many of their artistic solutions ultimately formed a Continue reading Photo Gallery of Contemporary Ethiopian Artists
Since the second half of the 1960s, great value has been attached to personal expression, freedom and individual creativity in Continue reading Ethiopian Art: Two decades of masterworks from Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1980-2000