In Pictures: Beteseb Painting Session at Smithsonian in DC

Tuesday 27th of June 2017 04:30:15 PM  |  Tadias

Beteseb Painting Session at the Smithsonian African Art Museum in Washington, D.C. on June 17, 2017. (Photo by Victor Mayeya Odori) Tadias Magazine By Tadias Staff June 26th, 2017 New York (TA…


Teddy Afro ‘Grateful for the Love’ After New CD Ethiopia Ranks No. 1 on Billboard

Saturday 27th of May 2017 09:45:12 AM  |  Tadias

Teddy Afro performing at SummerStage festival in New York on July 5th, 2014. (Photo by Tsedey Aragie) Tadias Magazine By Tadias Staff Published: May 13th, 2017 New York (TADIAS) – Teddy Afro…


Mahmoud Ahmed First Artist from Ethiopia to Perform at Carnegie Hall

Friday 9th of September 2016 05:33:33 PM  |  Tadias

Mahmoud Ahmed. (Photo: by Damian Rafferty) Tadias Magazine By Tadias Staff Published: Thursday, September 1st, 2016 New York (TADIAS) — Ethiopian legend Mahmoud Ahmed, who celebrated his 75…


Mulatu Astatke to Perform at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York

Friday 19th of August 2016 06:03:13 AM  |  Tadias

Mulate Astatke. (Photo © Alexis Maryon) Tadias Magazine By Tadias Staff Published: Thursday, August 18th, 2016 New York (TADIAS) — Mulatu Astatke will return to New York City next month fo…


In the Gray: A One Person Ethio-American Show by Playwright Antu Yacob

Wednesday 27th of July 2016 09:21:52 PM  |  Tadias

Antu Yacob. (Courtesy photo) Tadias Magazine By Tadias Staff Published: Monday, July 25th, 2016 New York (TADIAS) — What does it mean to be Ethiopian American? The answer depends on who you…


Julie Mehretu: The Addis Show at Modern Art Museum Gebre Kristos Desta Center

Monday 27th of June 2016 07:21:32 PM  |  Tadias

Julie Mehretu. (Photo: Jean-Philippe Boucicaut) Tadias Magazine By Tadias Staff Published: Friday, June 24th, 2016 New York (TADIAS) — Renowned Ethiopian American artist Julie Mehretu return…


Ethiopia’s Zoma Contemporary Art Center Links Local and Global

Thursday 16th of June 2016 07:36:55 PM  |  Tadias

The Zoma Contemporary Art Center was founded in 1982 and took seven years to complete. Each of the center’s buildings has unique features inside and out. (Photo: Meskerem Assegued) The New Y…


Q&A With Messay Getahun, Director of the Movie Lambadina’

Wednesday 1st of June 2016 03:12:03 AM  |  Tadias

Messay Getahun is the director of the film 'Lambadina.' (Courtesy photo) Tadias Magazine By Tesfaye Mohamed Published: Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 New York (TADIAS) – The film Lambadina, d…


Ethiopian-born Actress Ruth Negga Gets Thumbs-up for Lead Role in ‘Loving’

Monday 23rd of May 2016 04:59:09 AM  |  Tadias

Ruth Negga . (Photo by Eric Gaillard/Reuters) Tadias Magazine By Tadias Staff Published: Thursday, May 19th, 2016 New York (TADIAS) – Ethiopian-born actress Ruth Negga is receiving high prai…


How DC Native Kenny Allen Moved to Ethiopia

Monday 18th of April 2016 04:16:35 AM  |  Tadias

The following is a Q & A with Addis Ababa-based artist and businessman Kenny Allen, who moved from his hometown in Washington, D.C. to Ethiopia ten years ago. (Courtesy photo) Tadias Magazine By Tesfaye Mohamed Published: Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 New York (TADIAS) — Kenny Allen is a musician, songwriter, producer, sound engineer, actor, and bag designer. Born and raised in Washington, DC Kenny has been living in Addis Ababa for the past 10 years, producing and performing music w…