Ezra Wube – curator

Ezra Wube (b. 1980, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia),
received his BFA in painting from Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, and an MFA from
Hunter College, New York, NY. Based in Brooklyn, NY his works encompassing video, installations, drawing, painting and performance.
Ezra’s work references to shifting time and place.
He is the co-founder and curator of Addis Videoart Festival Addis Ababa (Ethiopia).
The 3rd festival edition was taking place between 26 Dec. 2019 and 1 January 2020.

video

Grounded in Movement
Curated selection on occasion of 1st Addis Video Art Festival 2015

Berhanu Ashagrie, Addis Ababa – “The-City-is-The-People” 7:21 min., 2013
Betelhem Makonnen – (w)here is here, 2014, 02:35
Helen Zeru – Inside Out, 2014, 4:17
Helina Metaferia – The Newest Flower, 07:48, 2015
Maranata Tegegne – My Backyard, 2011, 1:00
Martha Haile and Noregard – You can’t eat money, 2014, 10:05
Miriam Haile, Tigrinya Wealth – 2015, 09:38
Mulugeta Gebrekidan – Inside Out, 2013, 2:58
Naod Lemma – 360 Birtukanoch/ 360 Oranges, 2015, 14:57
Robel Temesgen – Semone Himamat/ Holy Week, 2015, 2:01
Yacob Bizuneh – Circle and Hollow, 2013, 3:19