About Us Being one of the newer art spaces in the city of Addis Ababa (it opened its doors in 2012), Laphto Art Gallery enjoys a modern esthetic and is frequented by many artists, collectors, curators, and art enthusiasts. Laphto Art Gallery showcases multifaceted and diverse projects including paintings, sculptures, photography, multi media, installations and more. The gallery aims to provide artists with opportunities for experimentation and education, using its spaces to hold exhibits not only by local but also international artists and organizes panel discussions to stimulate art dialogue across geographical and cultural boundaries. The displayed works of local as well as international artists are all available for purchase.