Mahelet Aberham
Painter
bornAddis Ababa, 1969
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1993
careerFreelance Artist
membershipFOWA, Friendship Of Women Artists
group exhibitionsNational Museum, Addis Ababa, 1993; German Cultural Institute, Addis Ababa, 1998
mediaOil, Watercolor
addressPO Box 654
Addis Ababa
phone number13 60 37
 Mahelet Worku
Graphic Artist
bornAddis Ababa, 1958
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1978
careerGraphic artist, Ministry of Information
membershipFOWA, Friendship Of Women Artists
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1978; National Museum, Addis Ababa 1990; German Cultural Institute, Addis Ababa, 1998
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts; Press department, Ministry of Information
mediaOil, Watercolor, Pen & Ink
addressPO Box 6517
Addis Ababa
phone number44 56 61
 Mammo Gebre
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1980
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1980
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mammo Heruye
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1969
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa University College Creative Arts Center, 1968
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mammo Tessema
Ceramist, Museum Director
bornNekemet, 1935
educationGraduate, Empress Menen Handicraft School, Addis Ababa, 1957; BFA., MFA., Alfred University, New York
careerTeacher, Technical School, Addis Ababa, 1963-64; Director, National Museum, Addis Ababa, 1965
writingsDevelopment of Museums in Ethiopia; Preservation of Ethiopian Resources
awardsFirst Prize, University of California, 1971
solo exhibitionsAddis Ababa, 1963
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1977; FESTAC 77, Lagos 1977; National Museum, Addis Ababa 1987 & 1990; Addis Ababa University, 1991
mediaCeramic, Plaster, Clay
 Mandefro Hail Giorgis
Sculptor
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1983, OAU, Addis Ababa, 1997
mediaPlaster, Concrete
 Markos Jembere
Painter
educationApprentice to his father, Jembere Hailu
careerFreelance artist
mediaOil, Gouache
 Marta Kestela
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1977; Further studies USA
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts Gallery, 1977
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Martha Nassibou
Painter, Writer, Poet
bornAddis Ababa, 1931
educationAcademie des beaux arts, Paris
Studenst Art League, New York
careerArtist, ministry of Education and Fine Arts
membershipFounding Member of Ethiopian Artists Club
writingsMemorie di una principessa etiope
solo exhibitionsAddis Ababa, 1945
group exhibitionsHSI Theater, Addis Ababa, 1960
public collectionsNational Museum, Addis Ababa
mediaWatercolor, Oil, Pastel, E-painting
websitehttp://www.marthanassibou.com/
 Maryehun Belachew
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1984
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1984
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mebratu Abate
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1977
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1977
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mekbib Wodajo
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
 Mekonnen Balcha
Painter
educationAttended Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1973
 Mekonnen Bekele
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1982
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1982
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mekonnen Belaye
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1965
 Mekonnen Endalkachew (Ras Betwded)
Illustrator, Author, Minister
bornShewa, 1890
diedAddis Ababa, 1963
educationSelf-taught
careerMinister; Mayor of Addis Ababa; President of the Senate
membershipFounding Member of Ethiopian Artists Club
writingsALMOTKUME BEYE ALWASHEM
mediaPen & Ink, Pencil
 Mekonnen Mammo
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1967
 Mekonnen Teshome
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1989
group exhibitionsNational Museum, Addis Ababa, 1989; Addis Ababa University, 1991
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mekoya Kiros
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1986
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1984
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mekuria Wasse
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1986
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1986
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Melakeneshe Atnafu
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1985; further studies Canada
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1985
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Melaku Abera
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1969
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts Gallery, 1969
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Melaku Ayele
Sculptor
bornAddis Ababa, 1961
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1981; MFA., Dresden, Germany, 1988
careerInstructor, Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts 1981-83; Artist, Addis Ababa University College, 1990
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery 1981; National Museum, Addis Ababa, 1990; Addis Ababa University, 1991
public collectionsAddis Ababa University; Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaPlaster, Concrete, Mixed Media
addressPO Box 4331
Addis Ababa
phone number11 28 12
 Melaku Bekele
Graphic Artist
born1968
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1988
mediaWoodcut, Pen & Ink
 Melaku Gebre
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1969
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1969
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Melaku Mesfin
Painter
bornAddis Ababa, 1953
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1974
careerBook designer, Ministry of Education, Son of Artist Mesfin Hareru
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Melaku Serke Berhan
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1988
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1988; Addis Ababa University, 1991
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Melesse Hailu
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1973
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1973
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Melkamu Dessie
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1994
membershipDouble Blue Group
awardsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1994; Goshu Gallery, Addis Ababa, 1998
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Menasse Abera
educationAttended Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1973
 Menasse Melaku
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1984
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1984
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Menasse Sentayehu
Graphic Artist
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1980
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1980
mediaWoodcut
 Menbere Meheretu
educationAttended Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1971
 Menbere Yossef
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1984
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1984
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Menen Mengesha
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1969
 Mengesha Seyoum
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1979
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts Gallery, 1969
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mengistu Cherenet
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1977
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1977
 Mengistu Tadesse
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1978
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts Gallery, 1978
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mentewabe Leta
Graphic Artist
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1979
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1979
mediaPen & Ink, Woodcut
 Merawe Lesanewerk
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1985
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1985
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Merid Feleke
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1984
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1984
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Merid Tizazu
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1997
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Merie Ebyan
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1970
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts Gallery, 1970
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Meseret Gidey
Painter
bornAddis Ababa, 1975
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa Exhibition Center, 1998; American Cultural Attaché residence, 1996
mediaOil, Watercolor, Acrylic
 Mesfin Akele
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1989
group exhibitionsNational Museum, Addis Ababa, 1991
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mesfin Habte Maryam
Painter
bornDessie, 1964
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1984
careerArtist Designer, Leather corporation 1983/86; Gallery Head, Addis Ababa City Hall Gallery 1986; Artist, Mega Art 1995
membershipPoint Group
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery 1984; National Museum, Addis Ababa, 1990; Addis Ababa University, 1991
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mesfin Hareru
Painter
educationKine Tibeb School, Addis Ababa 1946
careerArtists, Ministry of Education and Fine Arts
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1979; National Museum, Addis Ababa 1987
mediaOil, Gouache
 Mesfin Shewa
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1978
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts Gallery, 1978
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mesfin Tolosa
Graphic Artist
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1980
mediaPen & Ink , Woodcut
 Messele Haile
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1977
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts Gallery, 1977
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mezgebu Tessema
Painter
bornInawarie, Shewa, 1960
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1980; Leningrad Repine Academy of Painting, Architecture and Sculptor, Leningrad, MFA., 1989
careerInstructor, Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts
membershipDimension group
solo exhibitionsNational Museum, Addis Ababa, 1993
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery 1980; National Museum, Addis Ababa, 1990; Addis Ababa University, 1991
public collectionsDelachen Expo, Addis Ababa; Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaOil, Watercolor
addressPO Box 30704
Addis Ababa
phone number11 13 00
 Mezmur Melaku
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1984
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1984
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mezmur ZeDawit (Aleka)
Painter
bornSelalie, Shewa 1899
died1983, Addis Ababa
educationChurch Education
careerArtist, Ministry of Education and Fine Arts, 1941
membershipFounding member of Ethiopian Artists Club
group exhibitions Addis Ababa; Yugoslavia, Belgrade, 1963
public collectionsParliament building, Addis Ababa; Trinity Cathedral, Addis Ababa; Yekka Abbo and Golla Michael Churches, Addis Ababa; Trinity church, Asmara; St. Mary church, Arsi; Ethiopian monastery Der Sultan, Jerusalem
mediaOil, Tempera, Gouache
 Michael Abdi
Graphic and Computer Artist
bornDire Dawa, 1966
educationF.I.T, New York, Advertising and Graphic Design
group exhibitions Tayetu Hotel, Addis Ababa, 2001
mediaComputer
emailmikeabdi@yahoo.com
 Mickael Gabrel Theodros
Painter
bornAddis Ababa, 1947
educationAttended Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1965; Further studies, USA
careerFreelance Painter
solo exhibitionsMain Post Office, Addis Ababa, 1968
mediaOil, Watercolor
address6316 Rosao Street Springfield, VA. 22150
phone number(703) 323 3890
 Mickael Yohanness
Painter
educationSelf-taught
membershipFounding member of Ethiopian Artists Club
group exhibitionsHSI, National Theater, Addis Ababa, 1960
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mihret Dawit
Painter/Sculptor
bornAddis Ababa, 1969
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1990
membershipFOWA, Friendship of Women Artists
group exhibitionsNational Museum, Addis Ababa 1990; Addis Ababa University, 1991; German Cultural center, Addis Ababa, 1998
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaOil, Watercolor, Plaster, Concrete
addressPO Box 31900
Addis Ababa
phone number18 02 80
 Million Abiyou
Graphic Artist
bornAssela, 1962
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1981; MFA., USSR
careerDesigner, Berhanena Selam Printing, Addis Ababa
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1981
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaPen & Ink, Woodcut
 Million Mekonnen
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1987
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Million Tesfaye
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1990
group exhibitionsNational Museum, Addis Ababa, 1990
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mogesse Mengestu
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1982
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1982
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mogesse Seyoum
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1970
 Mohammed Ali (Captain)
Painter
educationSelf-taught
solo exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1971
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Muluberehane Solomon
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1978
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts Gallery, 1978
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mulugeta Demissie
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1980
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1980
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mulugeta Engeda
Painter
bornDebre Tabor, 1945
died1986 Addis Ababa
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1965
careerArt instructor; Prepares his own mixture of pigments
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Mulugeta Tafesse
Painter
bornHauzien, Tigray 1960
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1980; Higher Institute of Fine Arts, Sofia, Bulgaria MFA., 1989; National Higher Institute of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Belgium MA., Painting Laureate, 1995; Tenerife, Spain Ph.D. candidate, 1996
careerInstructor, Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1980-82; Guest lecturer, National Higher Institute of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Belgium, 1997-1998
membershipDimension Group
solo exhibitionsAlliance Ethio Francaise, Addis Ababa, 1981
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1979, 1980; Eastwest gallery, London, U.K., 1990; South Spring Festival, Haskovo, Bulgaria, 1990; Museum Tervuren, Brussels, 1996; Alliance Ethio Francaise, Addis Ababa, 1998
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaOil, Acrylic, Watercolor
 Musse W Maryam
Graphic Artist
born1967
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1988
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1988
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaWoodcut, Pen & Ink
 Mussie Shemelis
Sculpture
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1987
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1987
mediaMixed
emailMussie shemelis
 Muzie Awel
Sculptor
bornAddis Ababa, 1961
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1983; Kiev Academy of Arts, Ukrain, MFA., 1992
careerInstructor, Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts
membershipDimension group
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1983; Alliance Ethio-Francaise, Addis Ababa 1996, 97, 98
public collectionsMinistry of Culture, Addis Ababa; Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts; Addis Ababa City Hall
mediaPlaster, Concrete, Mixed Media
addressPO Box 30704
Addis Ababa
phone number11 13 00