On Show 2009
Until Sat 26 Dec
One month Art Festival at Asni Art Village (see below).
Sat 5 Dec - live painting and performance with the audience
Thur 10 Dec - Video art screening
Sat 12 Dec - live jazz performance with camp fire and background video screening
Thur 17 Dec - free flute and drum night
Sat 19 Dec - Art talk with open discussion
Tue 22 Dec - Xmas Eve party with free beer and wine
Sat 26 Dec - closing with live jazz performance.
Alliance Gallery: This is part of the Alliance ethio-francaise d'Addis Abeba, Wavel Street, near to Piazza. Call 011-1550213, email firstname.lastname@example.org, and web is www.allianceaddis.org. Grand Gallery opening hours during an exhibition are: Mon-Fri, 12 noon-6pm, Sat 9:30am-12 noon and 2-6pm.
Asni Art Village inside Ferensay Park, Eritrea Road, near French Embassy, tel 0911-760963 or 0911-307244 or email email@example.com, and web is www.asniartvillage.com.
Asni Gallery Bole: the famous Asni Gallery has opened a Bole branch at Rm218 (2nd floor) in Getu Commercial Centre. Hours are: Mon-Fri 1-9pm, Sat 10am-9pm, Sun 2-9pm.
Makush Art Gallery has a constantly changing selection of good pictures to buy. The venue combines a nice Italian restaurant and the pictures change every few days, and are generally good quality, so its well worth browsing. Makush is in Bole Road/ Africa Avenue. Also framing. Open from 8 am- 8 pm, or call 011-5526848.
Modern Art Museum Gebre Kristos Desta Centre is the Addis Abeba University Modern Art Museum, in a centre dedicated to celebrate painter poet Gebre Kristos and showing some of his paintings, plus visiting exhibitions to preserve and document the vitality and complexity of modern and contemporary Ethiopian art. Travel North from Sidist Kilo and turn right down a track at the sign for Goethe Institut, it is on the left just before the gate of Goethe Institut.
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