About Adeyam Tsehaye

British artist, Adeyam Tsehaye (b.1986) is a self-taught artist, working in her preferred mediums, gouache and acrylic, and more recently embroidery.

Adeyam’s background in graphic design informs how she creates the balance of colour and shape on the canvas, producing colour-filled, geometric and figurative paintings.

Adeyam’s art explores the connections and relationships we build with each other and have with oneself, usually centered around one or two central characters embodying an emotion or narrative.

She uses many influences from her day-to-day interactions, poetry, dance theatre, music, nature, photography and her Eritrean heritage.