Bio / Keya Tama is a 20 year old South African street artist based in Los Angeles. He has been painting and participation in street art festivals around the world since the age of Thirteen. His inspiration comes from Patterns stories and archetypes from around the world. His artistic style reflects the fluid spontaneity of children's stories. He uses sayings and myths from ancient societies around the world and mixes this with modern symbols to create a new world that allows the viewer to re imagine context.
Theme/ these works are about the way we seek love. From our parents animals and our base desires. these works interpret love in its simples subtle form to unreturned imitation to sinking into habitats in love with comfortability.
sinking / 2016. ink on paper . 8"x11"
man and his dog / 2017. ink on paper . 9"x7"
fathers image / 2017. ink on paper 11"x7"