This is a two-part exhibition, with the first part Aïda Muluneh’s Homebound: A Journey in Photography
, curated by Salah M. Hassan, and chronicles Aida Muluneh’s journey as an artist and a photojournalist, and her multiple contributions to imaging and image making in photographic-based works since her return to her homeland Ethiopia after years of living, studying and practicing in North America.
The second part, Addis FotoFest: Nine Years Survey
, curated by the artist herself reflects on her journey as a Founder and Director of Addis FotoFest
(AFF) which she established in 2010 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The festival is organized by Desta for Africa Creative Consulting PLC. AFF is a biennial international photography festival held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. It is the first and only international photography festival in East Africa. The exhibition includes a selection of photographs reflecting on the history and evolution of modern and contemporary Ethiopian photography, in addition to a selection of works of other African contemporary photographers who have been exhibited and/or commissioned as part (AFF) activities.
Homebound: A Journey in Photography Virtual Tour