Art of Ethiopia 2015 announcing its eighth Annual Exhibition at the Sheraton Addis Hotel to be held from the 11th to 14th December. The nations largest art exhibit will showcase 500 works from 50 local artists, 34 of whom are new to this event. Artist Lulseged Retta (left), Consultant traditional & modern Ethiopian art and Antony Wade, general manager of Sheraton Addis’ (right) at Press Conference at the Sheraton Addis.
Jewelry is another Ethiopian art form. You can find antique silver jewelry as well as new jewelry pieces that have colorful beads and other substances such as amber. Antique Ethiopian silver jewelry typically has design elements from African and Middle Eastern cultures.