Ezra Wube (Ethiopia)

Ezra Wube
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Ezra Wube (b. 1980, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia). Ezra moved to the United States at the age of 18 and received his BFA in painting from the Massachusetts College of Art, Boston,and an MA and MFA from Hunter College, New York, NY. In works encompassing video, installations, drawing, painting and performance, Ezra engages mundane situations and interpersonal communication, only to subvert them through paradoxical visual manipulation.