Group Exhibition Showcasing Ethiopian and Diaspora Artists Opens in New York

Tadesse Mesfin, Column of Rhythm I, 2022. (Courtesy of Addis Fine Art)

Tadias Magazine

Updated: May 7th, 2024

New York (TADIAS) — This week a captivating group exhibition featuring paintings, textiles, and mixed-media works by artists from Ethiopia and its diasporas will take place at the NADA Exhibition Space in New York City. The exhibition’s private view kicks off on May 8th from 6 to 9 pm.

Hosted by the New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA) at their gallery in the Lower East Side, this showcase brings together a diverse array of artists at various stages of their careers. Among the talents featured are Dawit Adnew, Adiskidan Ambaye, Tesfaye Bekele, Merikokeb Berhanu, Tizta Berhanu, Noah Beyene, Henok Getachew, Engdaye Lemma, Tadesse Mesfin, Helina Metaferia, Selome Muleta, Nirit Takele, and Tesfaye Urgessa.

This exhibition serves as a poignant tribute to the enduring contributions of artists from the Horn of Africa, both within the region and across the globe. At a time when Ethiopia’s rich artistic heritage is gaining widespread recognition, this showcase provides a platform for dialogue and celebration. It is an exciting opportunity to showcase the diverse talent and cultural wealth emanating from the region, characterized by its transnational and cross-generational connections.

Don’t miss the chance to immerse yourself in this vibrant exhibition, which promises to be a testament to the richness and dynamism of contemporary Ethiopian art.

If You Go:

8 May – 31 May 2024
Private View: 8 May, 6 – 9 pm
NADA Exhibition Space
311 E Broadway, Floor 2, New York, NY
Tuesday – Saturday, 11 am – 6 pm


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