About

Artist

Teklemariam is a f professional who graduated from Addis Ababa University School of Fine Art and Design in 1999 specializing in mural art. Teklemariam was born and still lives in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Teklemariam has special touch to reflect Ethiopian traditions, religious celebrations and landscapes in his paintings and beautiful mosaic art works. His work depicts Ethiopians daily lives from every corner by covering places such as Harar, Axum, Lalibela and southern omo area. In addition to easel paintings, Teklemariam has been producing amazing mural and mosaic arts.

Teklemariam has special and distict touch that can not be easily reporduced. Exceptional color contrast, strong message and optimism towards the future are at the core of his many at art works. This is the reason why his works has become increasingly sought after by Ethiopian government, art collectors, large corporations, hotels and big churches.

Exhibition & Art Fair

Teklemariam has done a number of solo and group exhibitions in Ethiopia and around the world. In addition to displaying his work at his studio/gallary.

  2020 at Ethiopian Embassy, Paris, France
  2020 at Fifth Paris Art Fair, Paris, France
  2019 at Qatar International Art Festival, Doha , Qatar             2018 at Maraki Art Studio, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  2017 at Décor Amaba, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  2016 at Capital Hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  2015 at Five Art Studio, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  2013 at Collegio Engenerio, Madrid, Spain
  2011 at Five Art Studio, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  2011 at Mackush Art gallery, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Art Projects

Teklemariam’s art works are currently displayed in prominent places like Ethiopian prime minster office, major hotels in Addis Ababa and big churches.

Here are few locations where Teklemariam’s art works are currently dispalyed: 

Awards

Teklemariam received a number of awards for his excellence and volunteerism