Aida MulunehThree questions for the Ethiopian photographer.

Aida MulunehThree questions for the Ethiopian photographer.

Whether through cultural advocacy or ardent storytelling, Aida Muluneh’s vision of the African continent is a powerful testament to the ability of photography to bridge divides. After returning to Ethiopia as an adult after living most of her life abroad, Muluneh founded the Addis Foto Fest to celebrate global exchanges made possible by photography. Such an exchange also informs her own photography practice, which has garnered critical acclaim from institutions such as African Photography Encounters in Bamako, Mali, as well as the Centre for Photographic Research and Archiving in Spilimbergo, Italy.

Body painting becomes just as much a subject in your photogra-phy as the individuals in the im-ages. Why do you choose to work with body paint? The choice of utilizing body painting was i...

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