Asni Gallery, founded by Konjit Seyoum in 1996, has been known for it's thought-provoking exhibitions focusing on launching new talents as well as accommodating idea-based experimental works. Throughout the years, Konjit has curated several exhibitions - paintings, sculptures, photography and installations - and organized local and international artistic workshops and residencies. A writer, educator and an artist herself, Konjit is interested in experimental approaches and studying how contemporary Ethiopian art and its development relates to the artistic traditions of the outside world.
Asni gallery is also known for vibrant children’s artistic activity events, talks, film nights and art classes. Konjit has also been promoting innovative vegetarian cooking at her gallery, drawing on culinary inspirations from the traditional Ethiopian cuisine. A cafeteria is co-located at Asni Gallery and is a very popular gathering spot for the Ethiopian artistic community.
To find out about current and upcoming exhibits, call +251 911 206697; or email: firstname.lastname@example.org