Behailu has been awarded scholarships from the USA, France, Ireland, Germany, South Africa. He exibited worldwide. During the last few years, Behailu undertook several study visits to Europe (eg. Ireland) and the USA.
Behailu Bezabihs outstanding contribution to Ethiopian contemporary art is his unique and intriguing style. His work in many instances contains social commentary. Ethiopian street life, the immigrant experience in Europe, the political life of Africa, globalisation – these would be examples of his subject matter. All are reflected in thought provoking ways, catching the essence of the moment.
LeLa Art Gallery – Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Bowling Green State University – Ohio, USA
ARCO – Madrid, Spain
National Museum of Ethiopia – Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Irish Museum of Modern Art – Dublin, Ireland
Goethe Institut Berlin – Berlin, Germany
Alliance Ethio-Francaise – Addis Ababa, Ethiopia