Saba Tesfaye
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1984
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1984
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Sahel Dengle W Tsadike
Painter
educationAmong the first group of artists who worked in the Parliament Studio
careerArtist, Ministry of Education and Fine Arts, 1942
membershipFounding member Ethiopian Artists Club
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaOil, Gouache, watercolor
 Sahel Marym Sifeta
Painter/Illuminator
educationApprentice to his father the famous painter of Menelik II, Aleka Sifeta Basha
mediaOil, Watercolor, Gouache
 Sahelu Tafesse
Painter/Textile designer
bornAddis Ababa, 1944
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1967
careerDesigner, Ethio-Japanese Nylon Textiles Company
membershipEthiopian Artists Association
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts 1967; Addis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1977
mediaOil, Watercolor, Pen & Ink
 Samuel Ferenge
Painter
educationSelf-taught
membershipFounding member of Ethiopian Artist Club
group exhibitionsHSI, National Theater, Addis Ababa,1960
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Samuel Legesse
Painter
bornAddis Ababa, 1968
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1986
careerArtists, Berhanena Selam Printing press
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1989, 1990; National Museum, Addis Ababa, 1990
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaOil, Watercolor, Pen & Ink
 Samuel Nega
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1985
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1985
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Samuel Sharew
Painter
bornAssela, 1964
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1987
careerArtists, National Museum, 1988-1990; Since 1992, Freelance artist
membershipPoint Group
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1987; National Museum, Addis Ababa, 1990, 1995; Addis Ababa University, 1991
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts; Victory, Delachen Expo Addis Ababa
mediaOil, Watercolor, Mixed
addressPO Box 30704
Addis Ababa
phone number11 13 00
 Sara Bahitay
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1984
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery 1984; National Museum, Addis Ababa, 1987; Addis Ababa University, 1991
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Sara Tesfaye
Painter
bornAddis Ababa
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1996
membershipDouble Blue Group
group exhibitionsGoshu Art Gallery, Addis Ababa, 1998; German Cultural Institute, Addis Ababa 1997
mediaOil, Acrylic
dealerGoshu Art Gallery
 Seble Gebre Hiwot
Illustrator, Painter
bornYergalem, 1963
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1984; Further studies, Rome
careerBook designer and illustrator, Kuraz Publishing Agency, Addis Ababa; Model and Freelance artist, Rome
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery 1983 & 84; Italian Cultural Institute, Addis Ababa, 1985
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaOil, Watercolor, Pen & Ink
 Seble Tadesse
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1995
membershipDouble Blue Group
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, Gallery, 1995, Goshu Gallery, Addis Ababa 1998
mediaOil and watercolor
 Sebsebe Tsegaselassie
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1990
group exhibitionsNational Museum , Addis Ababa, 1990
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Selamawit Aboneh
Painter
bornAddis Ababa, 1968
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1989
careerFreelance Artist
membershipFriendship of Women Artists
group exhibitionsNational Museum, Addis Ababa, 1989; German Cultural Institute, Addis Ababa, 1998
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaOil and watercolor
addressP O Box 33433
Addis Ababa
phone number18 16 19
 Selemon Getachew
Painter, Mathematician
websitehttp://newton.math.brown.edu/~selemon/paintings/all.html
 Seleshe Deyassa
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1974
 Seleshe Fesseha
Painter
bornAddis Ababa, 1944
educationAttended Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1969; Museum School, Boston; Howard University Washington D.C.,MFA.; Warsaw Fine Arts Academy, Poland
careerFreelance artist
group exhibitionsFESTAC'77, Lagos, 1977; Addis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1977; Howard University Washington D.C.
mediaOil, Watercolor, Acrylic
addressPO Box 2782
Arlington, VA. 22202
USA
phone number(202) 333 0432
websitehttp://www.ctr.columbia.edu/~nemo/seleshi/
 Seleshe Haile
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1972
 Seleshe Sede
educationAttended Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1970
 Senafkishe Zeleke
Painter
bornAddis Ababa, 1967
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1985
careerArt instructor, Indian National School, Addis Ababa
membershipFOWA, Friendship Of Women Artists
solo exhibitionsAlliance Ethio-Francaise, Addis Ababa 1987
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery 1987; National Museum, Addis Ababa 1990; Addis Ababa University, 1991; German Cultural Institute 1998
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaOil, Watercolor, Acrylic
addressPO Box 21499
Addis Ababa
phone number12 81 16
 Sentayhu Gebre Medhin
Painter
educationAttended Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1964
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1968
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Sereke Yemane Berhan
Painter
educationAttended Kine Tibeb School, 1946
careerPortrait painter
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Serkalem Teferi
Painter, Sculptor
bornAddis Ababa, 1976
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1995
group exhibitionsEconomic Commission for Africa, Addis Ababa 1998; Second Global Women Entrepreneurs Trade Fair & Investment Forum, Addis Ababa 1998
mediaOil, Plaster
 Seyfe Zemickael
educationAttended Addis Ababa School of Fin Arts, 1972; further studies Germany
 Seyoum Ayano
Painter, Stage designer
bornAddis Ababa
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1982; USSR, MFA.
careerArtist & stage designer, Hager Fiker Theater, Addis Ababa
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery 1982; National Museum, Addis Ababa 1987, Addis Ababa University, 1991
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, Hager Fiker Theater
mediaOil, Watercolor, Mixed
 Seyoum Tadesse
Graphic Artist
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1984
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1984
mediaWoodcut, Pen & Ink
 Seyoum Wolde
Painter, Art Critic, Educator
bornAddis Ababa, 1943
diedAddis Ababa, 1994
educationMoscow State University MA., 1975
careerRadio Journalist, Voice of the Gospel; Lecturer, Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts; Secretary General of Ethiopian Artists and Writers Association; Expert, Institute for the study of Ethiopian Nationalities. He was an important art critic and juror of art during the Derg.
solo exhibitionsEthiopia Hotel Addis Ababa, 1965
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery 1977; National Museum, Addis Ababa, 1990
public collectionsAddis Ababa University Institute of Ethiopian Studies
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Shebeshe Wshete
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1990
group exhibitionsNational Museum, Addis Ababa, 1990
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Sheferaw Girma
educationGraduate of the Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts
 Shemeles Bezabeh
Graphic Artist
born1967
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1988
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1987
mediaWoodcut, Pen & Ink
 Shemeles Kabtyimer
Painter, Educator
educationSelf-taught
careerArt Instructor, Menelik II School, Addis Ababa 1932; Artist, Ministry of Education and Fine Arts, 1942
mediaOil, Gouache, Pen & Ink
 Shemeles Ketma
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1973
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Sifeta Basha (Aleka)
Painter
educationChurch trained
careerPainter for Emperor Menelik II
public collectionsEntoto Maryam, Entoto
mediaTempera, Mixed Media, Gouache
 Sisay Beyen
Designer, Graphic artist
bornAddis Ababa, 1957
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1977
careerDesigner, Public Transport Authority
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1977
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaOil, Pen & Ink, Woodcut
 Skunder Boghossian
Painter, Educator
bornAddis Ababa, 1938
educationCentral School and Slade School of Fine Arts London; Ecole des Beaux Arts, Academie de la Grande Chumiere, Paris, 1957-66
careerInstructor, Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1966-69; painting and design, Atlanta Center for Black Art, Atlanta University, Georgia, 1970; assistant professor, School of Fine Arts, Howard University, Washington, D.C. 1974-77; Since 1978 associate professor, School of Fine Arts, Howard University, Washington D.C.
awardsHaile Selassie First Prize for Fine Arts, 1967; Contemporary African Painters, First Prize, in Munich, Germany, 1967; twenty-ninth Annual Show of Black Artists First Prize, Spelman College, Atlanta, Georgia, 1970; District of Colombia Certificate of Appreciation; United Nations Special Committee Against Apartheid Certificate of Appreciation; 1984; City of Miami Beach, Florida, Certificate of Appreciation, 1985
solo exhibitionsAddis Ababa University creative art center, Addis Ababa, 1966
group exhibitionsPaa Ya Paa Art gallery, Nairobi, 1973; Art Center, Washington, D.C. 1989; Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, 1991
public collectionsMinistry of Foreign Affairs Building, Addis Ababa; Hilton Hotel, Addis Ababa
address3200 16th Street NW#516 Washington, D.C. 20010
phone number(202) 232 7946
 Sofia Assefa
Stage Designer, Painter
bornAddis Ababa, 1954
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1977; Moscow fine arts Academy, MFA., 1988
careerInstructor, Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1991
membershipFOWA, Friendship Of Women Artists
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts Gallery, 1977; German Cultural Center, Addis Ababa 1998
mediaOil, Watercolor
addressPO Box 101805
Addis Ababa
phone number51 42 74
 Sofia Kifle
Painter, Actress
bornAddis Ababa
educationGraduate, Mary Baldwin College, Theatre
careerStage Manager of the Ethiopian Theatre Ensemble; played a lead role in a locally produced film
awardsInternational "Biennale", Malta
solo exhibitionsMuseum of Contemporary Art, Washington D.C.(?)
mediaMiscellaneous
 Solomon Assefa
Graphic Artist
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1984
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1984
mediaWoodcut
 Solomon Bekele
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1969
 Solomon Belachew
Painter, Dealer
bornDebre Tabor, Gojam 1919
educationApprentice to his father Belachew Yimer
careerRuns a souvenir shop in Addis Ababa
membershipEthiopian artists Club
group exhibitionsHSI National Theater, Addis Ababa, 1960
public collectionsAddis Ababa Hilton Hotel
mediaOil, Gouache, Watercolor
 Solomon Belyaneh
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1977
 Solomon Berhie
Painter
educationAttended Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1980
 Solomon Bizuneh
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1989
group exhibitionsNational Museum, Addis Ababa 1989
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Solomon Feleke
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1977
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts Gallery, 1977
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Solomon Haile Mariam
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
group exhibitionsAlliance Ethio-Francaise, Addis Ababa 1997
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Solomon Hailu
Painter
educationAttended Addis Ababa School of Fine Arts, 1971; further studies USA
 Solomon Hailu
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1987
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery 1987; National Museum, Addis Ababa, 1987
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Solomon Rino
Painter
educationSelf-taught
membershipFounding member of Ethiopian Artists Club
group exhibitionsHS1 National Theater, Addis Ababa 1960
 Solomon Tadesse
Painter
bornAddis Ababa, 1945
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1969
careerArtist, Ethiopian Tourism Commission
public collectionsEthiopian Tourism Commission
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Solomon Teshome
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1989
group exhibitionsNational Museum, Addis Ababa 1989
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Solomon Woja
Graphic Artist
bornAddis Ababa, 1960
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1980; Berlin Art Academy, MFA., 1989
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1979 & 80
public collectionsAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts
mediaWoodcut, Pen & Ink, Tempera
 Solomon Worku
Painter
educationAddis Ababa School of Fine Arts, diploma 1984
group exhibitionsAddis Ababa City Hall Gallery, 1984
mediaOil, Watercolor
 Sultan M Mohamed
Painter
bornAddis Ababa, 1962
educationUniversity of Washington, Seattle, BFA., 1991
careerArt teacher, Seattle Public School District, Asa Mercer Middle School
mediaOil, Acrylic, Miscellaneous
websitehttp://www.seanet.com/~sulla/welcome.htm