Robel Temesgen (b.1987, Ethiopia) received MFA in Contemporary Art from TromsøAcademy of Contemporary Art and Creative Writing, University of Tromsø, Norway (2015)and a BFA in Painting from Alle School of Fine Arts and Design, Addis Ababa University(2010). His practice focuses on painting and encompasses elements of performance,installation, newspaper and collaborative projects. Temesgen’s works have been exhibitedin numerous platforms internationally. Currently, he is based in Addis Ababa workingbetween studio and lecturing at the Department of Painting, Alle School of Fine Arts andDesign, Addis Ababa University