Biography of Yared Nigussu MAMO

Yared Nigussu MAMO
1981 born in Addis Abeba, Ethiopia
lives and works in Vancouver B.C., Canada

Education
Since 2000 Addis Abeba University School of Fine art and Design, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia

Group exhibitions (selection)
2010 Lisabird's Art Collective, Vienna, Austria
        Hayden Beck Gallery, Whistler, Canada
2009 Galerie d’Arte, Saint-Nazaire, France
2008 Art week by Remp’ Arts et chevalets, Saint-Malo, France

Solo exhibitions (selection)
2011 Faces and places, Raw Canvas Art Spaces, Vancouver, Canada
2010 Faces, Granville Island Performance Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2008 Art Gallery, Erquy, France

Awards
2010 Resident Artist at Raw Canvas Art Spaces, Vancouver, Canada
2007 IUFM de Bretagne (Teaching institute), Renne, France

Bibliography
Christine Avignon, Meeting with the ethiopian artist Yared Nigussu, in: 100%Culture.com, May 2009

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