Getahun Assefa Balchaw



Full  name Getahun Assefa Balchaw
Education attended
  • Diploma, Addis Ababa Fine Art School
  • MA in Fine Art, Moscow State Academic Art Institute V.I. SURIKOU (RUSSIA), 1989-2005
  • Specialized in monumental painting and public Art
Academic rank Lecturer
Working for AAU Since 2010
Administrative Positions held
  • Head of Painting Department
  • Curriculum Committee
  • Since 2014 Head of Painting Department
Campus: School of Fine Arts & Design (4 kilo)
Building name: New Building                     
Floor number: 4rd                                 
Office tel. : 011-1-23-28-32
Mobile: +251-0911-23-43-48
University email ID:  getahun
Alternative email ID:
Research interest
  • Public Art in Wolaita Sodo, 2005
  • Monumental Public Art, Hawassa Cultural Hall, 2007
  • Monument (26m high) with music art in Hawassa, 2012
  • Monument (14m high) in Hawass, 2011
  • Mosaic Art (16m x 7m ) in Bahir Dar City