Samuel Habtab, born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, graduated with a degree in Graphic Design from Image Graphic School. As a founding member of the Ethiopian Photographers Association, Samuel participated in the 2011 Art and Photography Associations exhibition at the National Museum with the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.
Samuel currently works as a freelance photographer; he was formerly a staff photographer at Addis Fortune Newspaper. In 2012 Samuel showed his works at a solo photography exhibition at TOMOCA Gallery. He also received the Excellence in Journalism award by the Foreign Correspondent. In 2012 and 2014 Samuel’s work was exhibited at the Addis Foto Fest..
Life And Piassa (Arada)
Piassa (Arada) is known as the center of the old and the new generation artistically, socially and in terms of urban life style.Its main sights include St. George’s Cathedral, the great Menelik II Square, Hager Fikir Theatre,
Taitu Hotel, Charles de Gaulle Square and many other historical areas and structures. I have tried to capture the beauty of Piassa in my photos.