Mission


The aim of Hello Nile is to sell the art works made by Biniam A Kebede (RISD alumni 2018) to contribute to Ethiopia's most important project of our time, the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam project (GERD).

 All profits & revenues are to be donated to GERD. Subscribe to our newsletter by going to the home page to get updates.

 

Founder

Biniam A Kebede is an Ethiopian Artist, interdisciplinary designer and entrepreneur based in Boston, MA. Biniam is passionate about elevating the value of Art & design through entrepreneurship and philanthropy.
In 2018, Biniam was the graduation commencement speaker at the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), the world’s #1 school for art and design. He earned a Masters of Industrial Design degree from RISD and a Bachelors in Architecture/Environmental Design from the University of Houston (UH).

Biniam also founded another philanthropic product line HelloEthiopia.co where all the profits from it go towards churches in Ethiopia that are in need of support.

Biniam also currently works as a software product designer at Stratasys & GrabCAD, the global leader of the 3D printing industry.