Changing the Narrative on Ethiopia, One Photo at a Time

When you look at Aida Muluneh’s work, it’s clear where her passion lies: Ethiopia. The photographer has been telling the story of Ethiopia long before it started trending this year. The country has undergone tremendous change in 2018, most of which stems from the election of its new 41-year-old Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed, one of the most progressive leaders in the country’s history.

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Rahel Art Gallery: Mekelle’s Center to See and Experience Ethiopian Art

When Rahel Art Gallery opened two years ago, Rahel made relentless effort to attract the attention of youths who love arts. She used the gallery to raise public awareness about art. Continue reading Rahel Art Gallery: Mekelle’s Center to See and Experience Ethiopian Art

Ethiopian Fashion Gains Traction Following PM’s Gesture

Traditional Ethiopian fashion is gaining more fame thanks to the country’s Prime Minister. Abiy Ahmed recently caused some buzz by giving handwoven jackets to the presidents of Rwanda and Uganda. Back home, it’s common attire for Ethiopians who are strongly attached to the clothing. Coletta Wanjohi explains from Addis Ababa. Continue reading Ethiopian Fashion Gains Traction Following PM’s Gesture