Mike Kyalo

Kenyan artist Mike Kyalo is renowned for his ability to portray the mood and environment of his homeland, capturing movement, shadow and expression in his unique style. Based at the GoDown Art Center, Kyalo works primarily in paint and his pieces reflect the lives and struggles of those working in Nairobi, Mombasa, Likoni, Majengo and Machakos. Hi main focus is in his subjects body language, their composition and the seriousness they manifest while at work. Mike’s work is on show at Talisman from the 17th of May.