Photo by Marco Grob
Photo by Marco Grob


Hilina Abebe is a documentary photographer based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Her background in Journalism and Social Work has allowed her to combine both perspectives in her storytelling.

Hilina is an Eddie Adams Workshop XXIX alumni and has been accepted to the World Press Photo East Africa Masterclass and the New York Times Portfolio Review in 2016.


2016 Eddie Adams Workshop Nikon Award


Photoville. 2016. New York. USA

World Press Freedom Day. 2016. Helsinki. Finland

Dak’Art Biennale. 2016. Dakar. Senegal

Photoville. 2015. New York. USA

Addis Foto Fest. 2014. Addis Ababa. Ethiopia

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