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Andargé Asfaw

Adjunct Instructor
Portrait photo of Andargé Asfaw

Andargé Asfaw, award-winning photographer, educator, author,
and fine artist was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

His powerful portraits and luminous landscapes have been exhibited in several exhibitions and are held in private collections. Andargé has maintained a commercial photography studio, F/STOP STUDIO, in the Washington, D.C., area for over 30 years.

Andargé teaches digital and traditional photography at Washington-Alexandria Architectural Center/Virginia Tech, Smithsonian Associates, and The Art League School. 

Editorial Photography, Sustainable Communities, Environmental Preservation 

ARCH 3514: Photography (WAAC)
ARCH 5115: Media and The Environment Workshop (WAAC)


Ethiopia From the Heart, Hardcover Book, Mead 60 – Best Book Award
An Exhibit of Contemporary African Art, Earth Hues
A WorldSpace Initiative, Communication Arts Award for Editorial Photography
United States Embassy/Arts in Embassies Exhibition/Ethiopia
Alliance Ethio-Francaise/Ethiopia/Ethiopia From the Heart Exhibition
Modern Art Museum/Gebre Christos Desta Center, Ethiopia From the Heart Exhibition
Greener Africa Conference at Unesco/France, Ethiopia From the Heart Exhibition 



Hallmark Institute of Photography, Commercial/Advertising Photography Certification