Ezra Wube (b.1980) is a Brooklyn-based artist born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. He works in mixed media; encompassing drawing, painting, installation, performance, photography and animation. His exhibitions include The 13th Biennial de Lyon, Lyon, France (2015); Dak’Art 2014 Biennale, Dakar, Senegal (2014); The 18th International Festival of Contemporary Art SESC_Videobrasil, São Paulo, Brazil (2013); and At the Same Moment, Time Square Arts Midnight Moment, New York, NY (2013). His residencies and awards include Open Sessions Program, The Drawing Center, New York, NY (2016); Wave Hill, Winter Workspace, Bronx, NY (2016); Rema Hort Mann Foundation, Emerging Artist Grant (2015); and the Triangle Arts Association Residency, Brooklyn, NY (2015). Wube holds a B.F.A in Painting from Massachusetts College of Art and an M.F.A in Painting Combined Media from Hunter College.
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