Birtukan Dejene is born in Addis Ababa and finished high school at Mesrak Comprehensive. She accomplished her diploma at Addis Ababa University, All School of Fine Art & Design and obtained diploma in Graphics art in 1996. She also attended further education at MASTER FINE ART & VOCATIONAL TRAINING CENTER, IMAGE GRAPHIC DESIGN INSTITUTE. She won a competition organized by the Embassy of the United States of America in Ethiopia and awarded a certificate with a prize and also got Dashen Art Award with prize and got certificate. She has worked at different positions in government, NGO, private organization and community school. She has got the chance to be a participant on different art exhibitions both locally and international exhibition (China, Qatar and Bahrain).