I'm inspired to create from Life, Colors, & Sounds
Ayele also developed a community outreach section called “Art is Ours”, where several books were provided for children and families. Additionally, within the gallery, Ayele created a wall dedicated to displaying creative responses from Portland-based artists of color.
Ayele Adika continues to hone his craft as an artist deeping his style, which is to compile material that seemingly would not go together. To find that balance of digital and physical art. To get his viewers to think critically about balance, using his signature style of acrylics on clear film with a compilation of multi-medium images oil pastels, fabrics and jewelry.
2017 - 2019
Artheads CO - Custom Picture Framing
Designer, Framer, Builder
2019 - Present
Columbia Sportswear Distribution Center